Barron s Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764140914
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Political Science

(back cover) Updated with information, advice, and practice tests that apply to police departments across the country Four practice exams include two that were given by the New York City Police Department All questions answered and explained Study advice and test-taking tips

Barron s Police Officer Exam 10th edition

Author: Donald Schroeder, Ph.D.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9781438068824
Release Date: 2017-05-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This updated manual presents information, practice tests, and strategies for the different question types used by police departments throughout the country. It includes four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained; two official exams given by a large metropolitan police department; general strategies for dealing with multiple-choice questions and specific strategies for taking computer-based multiple-choice tests, as well as for taking the traditional paper/pencil multiple-choice exam; new reading comprehension question types, plus strategies for answering these questions; and, all important time management strategies. An additional diagnostic exam presents questions like those that have appeared on recent entry-level exams used by police departments across the country. Also included are test-taking tips for all question types, suggested rules for effective study, and a detailed description of a police officer’s duties. Updated chapters take into account the recent trend by police departments to rely on oral interviews and computerized testing when selecting police officers.

John Douglas s Guide to the Police Officer Exams

Author: John E. Douglas
Publisher:
ISBN: 0743270592
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Study Aids

Guides aspiring police officers through the examination process, offering anecdotes, insights, and tips on scoring well on the tests, providing practice exams, and discussing necessary qualifications.

Police Officer Exam For Dummies

Author: Raymond Foster
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118008539
Release Date: 2011-01-13
Genre: Study Aids

Your ticket to a higher score on the police officer exam Police exams are becoming increasingly difficult to pass, as law enforcement agencies are looking for the most capable officers from the candidate application pool. To help select the most qualified candidate, more than half of the departments and agencies throughout the country are following the current trend of using the National Police Officer Selection Test (POST also referred to as NPOST). Police Officer Exam For Dummies features three POST exams based on the official test, plus one New York City (NYC) exam. If you're a prospective police officer who needs to take the written exam, Police Officer Exam For Dummies gives you all the essential test preparation you need to succeed. Packed with study advice and test-taking tips, you'll get targeted instruction on everything you can expect on the actual exam. Targeted review in judgment, map reading, memory observation, and recall skills Coverage of all key subject areas 4 full-length practice officer exams with answers and detailed explanations Whether you're taking the local, county, state, or federal agency exam, this guide contains everything you need to score your highest on the exam and realize your dream of becoming a police officer.

Master the Civil Service Exams

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 9780768938098
Release Date: 2013-05-07
Genre: Study Aids

Master the Civil Service Exams offers complete test preparation for the written exam so you can pursue a government job. Math, verbal and clerical exercises, plus four full-length practice tests, build skills and confidence, while experts in the field provide an inside scoop on how to become a first-rate job candidate. You will also find up-to-date information on the civil service job market and projected areas of growth.

Probability and Statistics for Computer Scientists Second Edition

Author: Michael Baron
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781498760607
Release Date: 2015-09-15
Genre: Mathematics

Student-Friendly Coverage of Probability, Statistical Methods, Simulation, and Modeling Tools Incorporating feedback from instructors and researchers who used the previous edition, Probability and Statistics for Computer Scientists, Second Edition helps students understand general methods of stochastic modeling, simulation, and data analysis; make optimal decisions under uncertainty; model and evaluate computer systems and networks; and prepare for advanced probability-based courses. Written in a lively style with simple language, this classroom-tested book can now be used in both one- and two-semester courses. New to the Second Edition Axiomatic introduction of probability Expanded coverage of statistical inference, including standard errors of estimates and their estimation, inference about variances, chi-square tests for independence and goodness of fit, nonparametric statistics, and bootstrap More exercises at the end of each chapter Additional MATLAB® codes, particularly new commands of the Statistics Toolbox In-Depth yet Accessible Treatment of Computer Science-Related Topics Starting with the fundamentals of probability, the text takes students through topics heavily featured in modern computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, and associated fields, such as computer simulations, Monte Carlo methods, stochastic processes, Markov chains, queuing theory, statistical inference, and regression. It also meets the requirements of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). Encourages Practical Implementation of Skills Using simple MATLAB commands (easily translatable to other computer languages), the book provides short programs for implementing the methods of probability and statistics as well as for visualizing randomness, the behavior of random variables and stochastic processes, convergence results, and Monte Carlo simulations. Preliminary knowledge of MATLAB is not required. Along with numerous computer science applications and worked examples, the text presents interesting facts and paradoxical statements. Each chapter concludes with a short summary and many exercises.

Barron s AP Calculus 14th edition

Author: David Bock, M.S.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9781438068923
Release Date: 2017-02-01
Genre: Study Aids

Offers advice on preparing for and taking the advanced placement examinations in calculus, including a diagnostic tool, a review of exam topics, and ten practice tests with answers for both the Calculus AB and Calculus BC exams.

Firefighter Exam For Dummies

Author: Stacy L. Bell
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470769461
Release Date: 2011-02-02
Genre: Education

Each book covers all the necessary information a beginner needs to know about a particular topic, providing an index for easy reference and using the series' signature set of symbols to clue the reader in to key topics, categorized under such titles as Tip, Remember, Warning!, Technical Stuff and True Story. Original.

1100 Words You Need to Know

Author: Murray Bromberg
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9781438092058
Release Date: 2013-05-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

A proven Barron’s best-seller, the brand-new sixth edition of 1100 Words You Need to Know has been expanded and updated with more words lists and definitions; analogy exercises; and word in context exercises.All new words for students to learn are placed in the context of sentences that have been selected from well-known novels, plays, poems, newspaper editorials, and TV broadcasts. For optimal ease and enjoyment in learning, the authors recommend 15-minute sessions with this book. Over the years, thousands of students preparing for the SAT and ACT have relied on previous editions of 1100 Words You Need to Know as an ideal way to strengthen their word power. A new feature in the sixth edition is The Lighter Touch 100, a collection of 100 funny one-liners which use words from the book that you need to know.

Barron s AP Statistics 9th edition

Author: Martin Sternstein, Ph.D.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9781438068848
Release Date:
Genre: Study Aids

This brand-new manual's in depth preparation for the AP Statistics exam features the 35 absolutely best AP Statistic exam's hints found anywhere and includes: a diagnostic test and five full-length and up-to-date practice exams; all test questions answered and explained; a new review chapter highlighting statistical insights into social issues additional multiple-choice and free-response questions with answers; a new chapter on the Investigative Task, which counts as one-eighth of the exam a 15 chapter subject review covering all test topics; and, a guide to basic uses of the TI-83/TI-84 calculators. Students who purchase this book will also get FREE access to one additional full-length online AP Statistics test with all questions answered and explained.

Barron s SAT Writing Workbook

Author: George Ehrenhaft
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764142046
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Presents reviews of grammar, word usage and writing skills; provides test-taking tips; and includes questions similar to those found on the examination.

Master the Police Officer Exam 19th edition

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 9780768940596
Release Date: 2015-04-07
Genre: Study Aids

Master the Police Officer Exam offers thorough preparation for anyone looking for a career in law enforcement. This comprehensive guide provides 5 full-length practice tests, thorough review of question types on the written test, along with tips for the oral board interview, video-based exam, and psychological evaluation. Also includes up-to-date information on eligibility requirements, the screening process, and job applications along with a sample physical fitness course including basic principles, detailed exercises, workout schedules, and ways to measure your progress. This is the complete guide to starting your career in law enforcement.

Understandable Statistics Concepts and Methods

Author: Charles Henry Brase
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337119917
Release Date: 2016-12-05
Genre: Mathematics

UNDERSTANDABLE STATISTICS: CONCEPTS AND METHODS, Twelfth Edition, is a thorough yet accessible program designed to help you overcome any apprehensions you may have about statistics and to master the subject. The authors provide clear guidance and informal advice while showing you the links between statistics and the world. To reinforce this approach—and make the material interesting as well as easier to understand—the book integrates real-life data from a variety of sources, including journals, periodicals, newspapers, and the Internet. You'll also have opportunities to develop your critical-thinking and statistical literacy skills through special features and exercises throughout the text. The use of graphing calculators, Excel, Minitab, Minitab ExpressTM, and SPSS is covered, although not required. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.