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.

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.

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.

Master the Police Officer Exam

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 0768939771
Release Date: 2015-04-07
Genre: Study Aids

Master the Police Officer Exam is a comprehensive resource for anyone looking to pursue a career in law enforcement. Inside you'll find: Five full-length practice tests, including detailed explanations for the answers to every question The most up-to-date information on police officer eligibility requirements, the screening process, and other details of the application process Expert advice on what to expect in police officer training Sample oral board questions and responses Detailed information on all major published exams

McGraw Hill s Police Officer Exams

Author: Michael Palmiotto
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071596534
Release Date: 2007-12-06
Genre: Study Aids

Prepare for Your Police Officer Exam with Top Experts in the Field—and Join America's Finest! McGraw-Hill delivers the complete guide for police officer exams all across America. Packed with all the latest test-prep and career information, McGraw-Hill's Police Officer Exams includes four full-length sample tests, providing a perfect cross-section of the kinds of police exams given nationwide. Criminal Justice experts Michael Palmiotto and Alison McKenney-Brown give you the latest inside information about police officer recruiting and testing, from the basic requirements and the screening process to all the assignments available to successful recruits. If you're looking to launch a rewarding police officer career, this all-in-one resource is the guide for you. Includes: 4 full-length practice tests based on exams used by the departments of Denver, New York City, San Antonio, Seattle, and the state of Massachusetts Strategies for answering every question type on the written exams Step-by-step coverage of the candidate screening process, including the physical test, the background investigation, the psychological examination, and the oral interview Up-to-the minute information on the new video and essay exam formats Coverage of modern police careers, from Crime Scene Investigator to Hostage Negotiator to Airport Police Officer

1100 Words You Need to Know

Author: Murray Bromberg
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9780764181719
Release Date: 2008-08-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

(back cover) " A Barron's Best-Seller for 40 Years in an Expanded New Edition " Word lists with definitions Analogy exercises Word games Words-in-context exercises All new words to learn are placed in the context of sentences selected from well-known novels, plays, poems, and even newspaper editorials and TV broadcasts. The authors' recommended, enjoyable 15-minute sessions help you strengthen your vocabulary the easy way.

Barron s Canadian Police Officer Exams

Author: Earl Andersen
Publisher: Barrons Test Prep
ISBN: 1438004737
Release Date: 2015-05-01
Genre: Study Aids

This comprehensive study guide will help potential recruits prepare for exams in six different police organizations across Canada, including agencies in Alberta, Ontario, Vancouver and more.

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.

Barron s CHSPE

Author: Sharon Weiner Green
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764136968
Release Date: 2007-09-01
Genre: Study Aids

Prepares students for the California High School Proficiency Exam with an introductory self-assessment test; reviews of math, writing, and reading; and two model tests with answer keys and explanations.

Probability and Statistics for Computer Scientists Second Edition

Author: Michael Baron
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781439875902
Release Date: 2013-08-05
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.

Firefighter Exam For Dummies

Author: Stacy L. Bell
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118000536
Release Date: 2011-01-11
Genre: Study Aids

The fast and easy way to score your best on the Firefighter Exam In addition to physical tests of strength, agility, and coordination, firefighters must also pass a difficult written test that requires serious preparation to fare well, and many applicants fail to succeed. Firefighter Exam For Dummies gives you a complete review of the most commonly tested topics that are typical of firefighter exams given to candidates across North America, as well as tips and advice on how to pass the oral interview, psychological testing, and the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT). Coverage of reading comprehension, math, principles of mechanics, tool usage and recognition, memorization and visualization, and on-the-job scenarios Study advice and test-taking tips 4 full-length practice exams with answers and detailed explanations including the National Firefighter Selection Inventory (NFSI), a battery of 105 questions that assess the job-related cognitive skills required of a firefighter, and a test based on the New York City (NYC) firefighter exam-one of the most demanding Complete with advice for conquering test anxiety, Firefighter Exam For Dummies covers everything you need to know to confidently tackle-and pass-the big exam.

System Forensics Investigation and Response

Author: Easttom
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9781284154795
Release Date: 2017-08-30
Genre: Medical

Part of the Jones & Bartlett Learning Information Systems Security & Assurance Series! System Forensics, Investigation, and Response, Third Edition examines the fundamentals concepts readers must know as they prepare for a career in the cutting-edge field of system forensics.

Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder
Publisher:
ISBN: 1438092121
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Police

Helps applicants prepare for police entrance exams by providing sample tests, explanations of correct answers, and tips on test taking.