Inside the Book: Anatomy and Chemistry Basics The Cell Tissues The Integumentary System Bones and Skeletal Tissues The Skeletal System Joints Muscle Tissue The Muscular System Nervous Tissue The Nervous System The Sensory System The Endocrine System The Cardiovascular System The Lymphatic System The Immune System and Other Body Defenses The Respiratory System The Digestive System The Urinary System The Reproductive System Review Questions Resource Center Glossary Index Why CliffsNotes? Access 500 additional practice questions at www.cliffsnotes.com/go/quiz/anatomy_physiology Go with the name you know and trust Get the information you need—fast! CliffsNotes Quick Review books give you a clear, concise, easy-to-use review of the basics. Introducing each topic, defining key terms, and carefully walking you through each sample problem, these guides help you grasp and understand the important concepts needed to succeed. The essentials FAST from the experts at CliffsNotes Master the Basics–Fast Complete coverage of core concepts Easy topic-by-topic organization Access hundreds of practice problems at www.cliffsnotes.com/go/quiz/anatomy_physiology
Author: Corinne Grimes
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
Release Date: 2007
One multi-part model exam plus many shorter tests within each of this bookÂ's chapters will give prospective nursing school applicants general orientation and solid preparation before they take an actual nursing school entrance exam. While each entrance exam given by nursing schools throughout the country will vary in topics covered, this manual offers comprehensive coverage of virtually all possible topics. Prospective nursing students will value the authorsÂ' detailed description of the nursing profession, its duties, responsibilities, and satisfactions. That discussion is followed by a self-assessment questionnaire to help readers decide if nursing is the right career choice for them. The manual also provides test-taking strategies designed to enhance study skills and reasoning ability that will be useful in any test situation. Also presented is a subject review that covers a range of testable topics: verbal skill-building, reading comprehension, math, and science.
Packed with proven techniques and key information, this easy-to-use, fully updated guide ensures that aspiring nursing school students get their highest scores possible on entrance exams. Nursing School Entrance Exam provides a full review on the wide range of topics that candidates are tested on, including verbal ability, reading comprehension, math and algebra, general science, biology, chemistry, grammar, vocabulary, and more. Three practice exams let students see their positive progress.
Author: Thomas Evangelist
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
Release Date: 2013-01-04
WE WANT YOU TO SUCCEED on your nursing school entrance exam We've put all of our proven expertise into McGraw-wHill's Nursing School Entrance Exams to make sure you're ready for this crucial test. Whether you're taking the NLN PAX-RN, TEAS, PSB-RN, or HESI, this book gives you essential skill-building techniques and strategies developed by a team of renowned test-prep tutors. You'll get eight practice tests in the book, plus skill-building drills, test-taking strategies, and all the facts about the current exams. With McGraw-Hill's Nursing School Entrance Exams, we'll guide you step by step through your preparation program--and give you the tools you need to succeed. Inside you'll find: 8 practice tests in the book Skill-building drills with hundreds of practice questions Strategies to help you master every question type Scientific illustrations to clarify important concepts Review of all subjects featured on the exams Career and educational guidance from a nursing professional * The NLN PAX-RN is produced by the National League for Nursing. The TEAS is produced by the Assessment Technologies Institute LLC. The PSB Nursing School Aptitude Examination (RN) is produced by the Psychological Services Bureau. The Evolve Reach Admission Assessment Exam (HESI) is a registered trademark of Elsevier, Inc. These organizations were not involved in the production of, and do not endorse, this product.
Author: Kristen Marie Haight
Publisher: Princeton Review
Release Date: 2011-01-15
Nursing is one of the fastest-growing professions in America, and in this guide, the experts at the Princeton Review help applicants succeed on the standardized exams that are part of the competitive nursing school application process.
Author: TEAS Exam Secrets Test Prep Staff
Release Date: 2016-03-31
Genre: College entrance achievement tests
***The Only Guide with 3 Complete Practice Tests and 74 Step-By-Step Tutorial Videos*** The ATI TEAS extremely challenging, and thorough test preparation is essential for success. ATI TEAS Secrets Study Guide is the ideal prep solution for anyone who wants ace the Test of Essential Academic Skills, Sixth Edition. Not only does it provide a comprehensive study manual for the TEAS 6 as a whole, it is the only guide that provides three full-length practice tests with detailed explanations of each answer and 74 video tutorials to help you review. ATI TEAS Secrets Study Guide includes: A thorough and detailed review of all ATI TEAS test sections, Review video tutorials to help you master difficult concepts, Comprehensive practice questions with detailed answer explanations, Tips and strategies to help you get your best test performance. It is filled with the critical information you will need in order to do well on the test: the concepts, procedures, principles, and vocabulary that your nursing school expects you to have mastered before sitting for the exam. The Reading section covers: Key Ideas and Details, Craft and Structure, Integration of Knowledge and Ideas. The Mathematics section covers: Numbers and Operations, Data Interpretation, Measurement. The Science section covers: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Life and Physical Sciences, Scientific Reasoning. The English and Language Usage section covers: Conventions of Standard English, Punctuation, Improving Sentences, Improving Paragraphs, Vocabulary. These sections are full of specific and detailed information that will be key to succeeding on the ATI TEAS. Concepts and principles are not simply named or described in passing, but are explained in detail. The guide is laid out in a logical and organized fashion so that one section naturally flows from the one preceding it. Because it is written with an eye for both technical accuracy and accessibility, you will not have to worry about getting lost in dense academic language. Many concepts include links to online videos where you can watch our instructors break down the topics so the material can be quickly grasped. Examples are worked step-by-step so you see exactly what to do. Any test prep guide is only as good as its practice questions and answers, and that is another area where our guide stands out. Our test designers have provided hundreds of test questions that will prepare you for what to expect on the actual ATI TEAS. Each answer is explained in depth, in order to make the principles and reasoning behind it crystal clear. We have helped thousands of people pass standardized tests and achieve their education and career goals. We have done this by setting high standards for our test preparation guides, and our ATI TEAS Secrets Study Guide is no exception. It is an excellent investment in your future. TEAS® is a registered trademark of the Assessment Technologies Institute®, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.
Author: Vicki Raines
Publisher: F.A. Davis
Release Date: 2009-12-24
A path to conquering the math skills essential for nursing success...and reducing the anxieties math often induces! Step by step, skill by skill...students progress from simple to complex calculations, building their proficiencies and testing it along the way. It’s perfect for course review and quick reference.
Author: John Allen
Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.
Release Date: 2017-06-27
NEW! REA’s ATI TEAS Crash Course® Perfect for nursing and allied health program applicants In August 2016, the ATI TEAS exam replaced the TEAS V. The ATI TEAS, already the most widely-used nursing school admission exam in the U.S., is now also used for allied health program admission nationwide. REA’s ATI TEAS Crash Course® is aligned with the most recent exam changes to the TEAS, or Test of Essential Academic Skills. Our ATI TEAS Crash Course® features easy-to-read review chapters that cover every exam objective in reading, mathematics, science, and English and language usage. A full-length online practice exam comes with automatic scoring and detailed explanations of answers. Helpful diagnostics pinpoint where test candidates are strongest and where they need to focus their study. The new ATI TEAS allows for one unified test to cover BSN, ADN, PN, and Allied Health programs. The ATI TEAS test blueprint has been revised to align with evolving developments in the nursing field and the curriculum, creating different points of emphasis on the test. In addition, the number of questions allotted to each content area has been changed, and examinees now may use an on-screen calculator. About REA’s Prep: - A complete ATI TEAS course in a concise, time-saving format - Targeted review covers only the material that will actually be tested - Strategies for answering every type of question - Online practice exam pinpoints your strengths and weaknesses
Author: Fred N Grayson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Release Date: 2011-11-18
Genre: Study Aids
The CliffsTestPrep series offers full-length practice exams that simulate the real tests; proven test-taking strategies to increase your chances at doing well; and thorough review exercises to help fill in any knowledge gaps. CliffsTestPrep Nursing School Entrance Exam can help you enter a growing field. More than two million registered nurses practice in the United States, and the U.S. Department of Labor expects more jobs to be created for registered nurses than for any other occupation. Use this study guide to help you get a job right away. Inside, you'll find Full-length practice tests Practice questions, answers, and explanations in each chapter An overview of nursing as a career. Find out which degrees you need and the specialties you might consider. Contact information for nursing associations and licensing information for State Boards of Nursing This book will help you understand the types of questions that will test your knowledge of several basic areas such as vocabulary (prefixes, suffixes, roots, and more) and reading comprehension. In addition, you'll hone your knowledge of subjects such as Basic math, including fractions, decimals, percents, geometry, and measurement Data interpretation, table reading, and quantitative comparisons General science, including genetics and molecular biology Human anatomy and physiology, including the digestive system, respiratory system, and circulatory system Chemistry, including atomic structure; molecules and compounds; equations and reactions; acids, bases and solutions; radioactivity, and organic chemistry Physics, including motion, weight/mass, frictional force, fluids, and sound waves With guidance from the CliffsTestPrep series, you'll feel at home in any standardized-test environment!
Author: Linda Anne Silvestri
Release Date: 2016-09-30
Part of the Saunders Pyramid to Success for NCLEX-PN series, this unique and comprehensive review program focuses specifically on material featured in the National Council of State Boards of Nursing's most recent NCLEX-PN test plan. The companion CD-ROM contains all 1,800 multiple-choice questions from the text plus over 1,200 additional practice questions.
Author: Research and Education Association
Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.
Release Date: 2010-09
Get REA’s Nursing School Entrance Exam Flashcard Book and Get into the Nursing School of Your Choice! 400 must-study questions and answers! The health care industry is booming. With the ever-growing demand for qualified medical professionals, there are numerous career opportunities available in the nursing field. Qualified nurses are needed in hospitals, assisted living facilities, and in the home healthcare industry. REA’s Nursing School Entrance Exam Flashcard Book with TestWare CD helps you check your test-readiness before taking your exam. It’s a great way to prepare for a variety of nursing-related tests, including the TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills), NET, NLN PAX-RN, PSB-RN, and C-NET-RN. Our flashcard book comes with an interactive CD and offers a quick and convenient way to practice answering must-know questions. The 400 flashcards offer test questions in a multiple-choice format and provide detailed explanations of answers for each question. REA’s on-the-go study supplement is packed with more than 400 must-study questions and covers the four test categories found on nursing school entrance exams: science, mathematics, verbal ability, and reading comprehension. This TestWare Edition with CD contains 4 timed quizzes to challenge test-readiness and 4 full-color anatomy charts. Fully indexed, this flashcard book is the perfect study tool for anyone pursuing a nursing career!
Prepare for the NCLEX with this fun, full-color review! Illustrated Study Guide for the NCLEX-RN? Exam, 9th Edition uses colorful drawings and mnemonic cartoons to cover the nursing concepts and content found on the NCLEX-RN examination. A concise outline format makes studying easier, and the Evolve companion website includes 2,500 NCLEX exam-style review questions (including alternate item formats) - allowing you to create practice exams, identify your strengths and weaknesses, and review answers and rationales. Written by NCLEX expert JoAnn Zerwekh, this study guide offers a clear, visual way to remember key facts for the NCLEX exam. UNIQUE! Mnemonic cartoons provide a fun, easy way to review and remember key nursing concepts and disease processes. UNIQUE! The integrated systems approach incorporates pediatric, adult, maternity, and older adult lifespan considerations in each body system chapter. Practice questions on the Evolve companion website are available in both study and quiz modes and separated by content area, allowing you to customize your review based on your personal study needs. UNIQUE! Appendixes for each chapter summarize medications and nursing procedures for quick reference. Alternate item format questions on Evolve prepare you for the interactive question types on the NCLEX examination, including priority drag-and-drop and hot-spot (illustrated point-and-click) questions. Answers and rationales for all review questions show why correct answers are right and incorrect options are wrong. Separate chapters on pharmacology and nursing management help you to focus on these areas of emphasis on the NCLEX examination. Nursing Priority boxes make it easier to distinguish priorities of nursing care. Pharmacology tables make key drug information easy to find, with high-alert medications noted by a special icon. Special icons distinguish pediatric and adult disorders, and identify content on Self-Care and Home Care. UPDATED content reflects the most recent NCLEX-RN test plan and incorporates important clinical updates. NEW! 2,500 review questions are now included on the Evolve companion website, adding more 200 questions to the total on the previous edition. NEW! Addition of SI Units and removal of trade-name drugs reflects changes in the NCLEX-RN test plan. NEW! Additional alternate item questions are included on Evolve, and new questions incorporating video are also added. NEW! Test Alert! boxes in the book highlight key concepts frequently found on the NCLEX examination. NEW! Additional memory notecard-type illustrations are included in the book to accommodate visual learners.
Author: Natl League Nursing
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Release Date: 2009-09-29
The Review Guide for NLN-RN Pre-Entrance Exam, Third Edition provides an overview of the math, science, and reading comprehension skills necessary for admission to AD and BS programs in nursing. This best-selling study guide includes review questions and practice exams in each of the three test areas: math, science, and reading comprehension. Also includes helpful tips for test preparation and for becoming a more effective learner and test taker.
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date: 2016-02-04
Passing your admission assessment exam is the first step on the journey to becoming a successful health professional — make sure you’re prepared with Admission Assessment Exam Review, 4th Edition! From the testing experts at HESI, this user-friendly guide walks you through the topics and question types found on admission exams, including: math, reading comprehension, vocabulary, grammar, biology, chemistry, anatomy and physiology, and physics. The guide includes hundreds of sample questions, step-by-step explanations, illustrations, and comprehensive practice exams to help you review the subject areas and hone your test-taking skills. Plus, the pre-test and post-test help identify your specific areas of weakness so you can focus your study time on the subjects you need most. If you want to pass the HESI Admission Assessment Exam or any other admissions assessment exam for health professions that you may encounter, there’s no better resource than HESI’s Admission Assessment Exam Review. HESI Hints boxes offer valuable test-taking tips, as well as rationales, suggestions, examples, and reminders for specific topics. Step-by-step explanations and sample problems in the math section show you how to work through each problem so you understand the steps it takes to complete the equation. Sample questions in all other sections prepare you for the questions you will face on the A2 Exam. User-friendly vocabulary chapter covers more of the medical terminology that you will face on the A2 Exam. Easy to read format with consistent section features includes an introduction, key terms, chapter outline, and a bulleted summary to better help you organize your review time and understand the information. Full-color layout and illustrations visually reinforce key concepts for better understanding. NEW! 25-question pre-test at the beginning of the text helps you assess your areas of strength and weakness before using the text. NEW! 50-question comprehensive post –test is included at the back of the text and covers all of the text’s subject areas. The questions will also include rationales for correct/incorrect answers. NEW! Evolve companion site with two comprehensive practice exams helps hone your review and preparation for the HESI Admission Assessment Exam. NEW! Physics review questions have been added to ensure you are thoroughly prepared in this subject area.