Release Date: 2011-04-01
Genre: Study Aids
Peterson's Master the Special Agent Exam will help readers pass the Treasury Enforcement Agent exam or agency-specific exam in other federal government departments. Three practice tests and a diagnostic test are included to help test takers prepare for the verbal reasoning/logical reasoning, quantitative reasoning/arithmetic reasoning, and problems for investigation questions they will encounter on their special agent exam. In addition, crucial job application information is reviewed, such as what a career as a special agent is all about and how to create a top-notch federal application. Peterson's Master the Special Agent Exam will prepare readers for a career serving their community and helping others.
Author: Dana Morgan
Publisher: Arco Pub
Release Date: 2006-05-10
Genre: Political Science
Provides information about careers with the U.S. Secret Service,Customs Service, IRS, ATF, and U.S. Marshals Service; eligibility,training, and application requirements; and top-of-the-line testprep for the required TEA exam.INCLUDES:? 2 full-length practice tests covering every subject area onthe exam'from reading comprehension and interpretationto investigative judgment? Answer explanations with each practice test? Bonus exercises that provide additional test prep andtest-taking strategies
Joining the U.S. Secret Service, U.S. Customs Service, the IRS, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, or the U.S. Marshal Services requires passing the challenging Treasury Enforcement Agent Exam. This guide offers the most up-to-date test prep for this exam, patterned after the actual test. In addition to three self-scoring practice exams, the book includes the official U.S. Treasury Department sample questions, as well as a chapter on hiring procedures and requirements. Access to free online practice tests allows for instant scoring and evaluation.
Candice DeLong has been called a real-life Clarice Starling and a female Donnie Brasco. She has been on the front lines of some of the FBIs most gripping and memorable cases, including being chosen as one of the three agents to carry out the manhunt for the Unabomber in Lincoln, Montana. She has tailed terrorists, gone undercover as a gangsters moll, and posed as the madam for a call-girl ring. Now for the first time she reveals the dangers and rewards of being a woman on the front lines of the worlds most powerful law enforcement agency. She traces the unusual career path that led her to crime fighting, and recounts the incredible obstacles she faced as a woman and as a fledgling agent. She takes readers step by step through the profiling process and shows how she helped solve a number of incredible cases. The story of her role as a lead investigator on the notorious Tylenol Murderer case is particularly compelling. Finally, she gives the true, insiders story behind the investigation that led to the arrest of the Unabomber including information that the media cant or wont reveal. A remarkable portrait of courage and grace under fire, Special Agent offers a missing chapter to the annals of law enforcement and a dramatic and often funny portrait of an extraordinary woman who has dedicated her heart and soul to the crusade against crime.
Author: Mometrix Media LLC.
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
Release Date: 2015-02-25
Genre: Study Aids
***Includes Practice Test Questions*** TEA Exam Secrets helps you ace the Treasury Enforcement Agent Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive TEA Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. TEA Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to TEA Test Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Arithmetic review including: The Easiest Math Review You'll Ever Read, Solving for Variables, Breezing Through Word Problems, Keeping Probability Simple, Using the Right Formulas, Graphing for Success, Racing Through Ratios, Mastering Difficult Problems; A detailed Verbal Reasoning review including: Simplicity is Bliss, Recognizing Parallelism, Understanding Grammar Type, Keys to Using Punctuation, Beware of Added Phrases, Clearing Up Word Confusion, Comparative Methods, Nonessential Sections, Maintaining the Flow, Serial Mistakes, and much more...
ATF agents have to be ready for anythingfires, guns, and even explosions. In this book, readers will explore the different ways agents working for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives help protect the citizens of the United States. Readers will learn about the history, mission, and special agents of the ATF, as well as the different kinds of jobs they do on a daily basis. Information-rich text and color photographs bring this job to life, as readers learn about the different skills theyd need to land a career as an ATF agent. A graphic organizer and multiple sidebars will deepen the readers understanding of this intense career in law enforcement.
Author: Joseph W. Koletar
Publisher: Amacom Books
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Political Science
In the three years following the September 11th, 2001, terrorist attacks, the Federal Bureau of Investigation hired 2,200 new Special Agents. But that was out of more than 150,000 applicants, and you can be sure the successful candidates had not only relevant backgrounds, but also determination and a genuine desire to embark on one of the most coveted, rewarding, and challenging careers in the world. The FBI Career Guide spells out exactly what the Bureau is looking for in Special Agent candidates, and how to maximize your chances of being selected from the huge applicant pool.
Author: U. S. Department of Homeland Security
Release Date: 2016-04-04
The purpose of this preparation guide is to help you prepare to take the Special Agent Entrance Exam (SAEE). This guide will familiarize you with the sections of the SAEE and provide you with sample test questions and explanations for the correct answers to these questions. The preparation guide is organized into three chapters. The first chapter provides an introduction to the test, to include summary information about the five sections of the test. The second chapter provides detailed instructions of each test section and sample test questions with explanations. The final chapter provides information on test preparation including test taking tips.
Release Date: 2014-09-30
Genre: Study Aids
Peterson's Master the SSAT® & ISEE® is the guide for preparing students and their parents for the SSAT® and the ISEE®. Complete with the most up-to-date information on the upper-level exams, the book is vitally important to anyone preparing for private secondary school admissions testing. Students have access to test-taking strategies for each of the question types, along with exam day specific advice. Four practice tests, plus a diagnostic test, provide students with a realistic idea of what to expect when the test date arrives. Additionally, students and parents both encounter tips on all aspects of the ptivate secondary school search process: how to identify schools that are a good fit, how to apply for financial aid, and all of the other challenges of finding the right private secondary school for you or your child.
Release Date: 2015-09-08
Genre: Study Aids
Master the Public Safety Dispatcher/911 Operator Exams provides everything you need to succeed on the exam, including two full-length practice tests, reviews of every question type on the exam, proven test-taking strategies to help you score higher, and comprehensive information for beginning and advanced-level emergency personnel. Also, expert tips on how to best analyze job announcements and do well on job interviews are included to give the reader an edge over the competition.