The Official Guide to the MCAT Exam MCAT2015

Author: Association of American Medical Colleges
Publisher: Assn of Amer Medical Colleges
ISBN: 1577541332
Release Date: 2014-04-15
Genre: Medical

The Official Guide to the MCAT Exam (MCAT2015), Fourth Edition This all-new edition is the first and only official comprehensive overview about the new MCAT2015 exam. Written by the MCAT® exam developers at the Association of American Medical Colleges, this all-new edition is the ONLY official guide to the Medical College Admission Test® - and is completely updated for the new exam (MCAT2015) that will first be administered in spring of 2015. This guide provides a comprehensive overview of the registration and testing process, details on how the exam is scored, information on holistic admissions, and more. Plus, the guide provides everything you need to know about the sections in the new MCAT exam, tips on how to prepare, and 120 practice test questions and solutions. Online Practice Test Option: The AAMC offers an option to take the practice test questions that are included in this book, in an online format that simulates the actual MCAT exam. The online practice test option can be found at www.aamc.org/officialmcatguide2015.

The Official Guide to the MCAT Exam

Author: Aamc
Publisher: Assn of Amer Medical Colleges
ISBN: 1577541170
Release Date: 2013-01-11
Genre: Medical

The only guide created by the developers of the MCAT exam, you get insight, tips, and valuable guidance to help you prepare for the exam. This new edition of the guide is updated to reflect the changes in the 2013 MCAT exam, plus provides current data on MCAT scores and GPAs, and score changes on retake exams. Developed with feedback from focus groups conducted among aspiring and current medical students, the guide includes: * 146 questions from actual MCAT exams, none of which appear on practice tests or self-assessments * All questions include detailed explanations of both the correct and incorrect answers * Tips to help come up with the right solutions * Difficulty levels of questions, revealing what percentages of examinees answered correctly on actual tests * 7 chapters about the exam, registration and test day procedures, how scores figure in admissions and more * Information on the new, voluntary trial section * Updated data to help determine the likelihood of increasing or decreasing your scores upon a retake, and by how many points * Current data that show what percentage of applicants were admitted to medical school, based on MCAT scores and GPAs combined * A look at how MCAT scores factor into the admissions decision, with insights from a former associate dean of admissions

Kaplan MCAT 528

Author: Kaplan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781506202822
Release Date: 2015-07-07
Genre: Study Aids

More people get into medical school with a Kaplan MCAT course than all major courses combined. Now the same results are available with Kaplan’s MCAT 528. This ebook features thorough subject review, more questions than any competitor, and the highest-yield questions available. The commentary and instruction come directly from Kaplan MCAT experts and include targeted focus on the most-tested concepts plus more questions than any other guide. Kaplan's MCAT 528 offers: UNPARALLELED MCAT KNOWLEDGE: The Kaplan MCAT team has spent years studying every document related to the MCAT available. In conjunction with our expert psychometricians, the Kaplan team is able to ensure the accuracy and realism of our practice materials. THOROUGH SUBJECT REVIEW: Written by top-rated, award-winning Kaplan instructors. All material has been vetted by editors with advanced science degrees and by a medical doctor. EXPANDED CONTENT THROUGHOUT: While the MCAT has continued to develop, this ebook has been updated continuously to match the AAMC’s guidelines precisely—no more worrying if your prep is comprehensive! MORE PRACTICE THAN THE COMPETITION: With questions throughout the ebook and access to one practice test, Kaplan's MCAT 528 has more practice than any other advanced MCAT book on the market. ONLINE COMPANION: Access to online resources to augment content studying, including one practice test. The MCAT is a computer-based test, so practicing in the same format as Test Day is key. KAPLAN'S MCAT REPUTATION: Kaplan gets more people into medical school than all other courses, combined. UTILITY: Can be used alone or with other companion books in Kaplan's MCAT Review series.

Mcat Qbook

Author: Bryan Schnedeker
Publisher:
ISBN: 1944935053
Release Date: 2016-05-02
Genre:

Free Stuff! Anyone who purchases the Next Step QBook is eligible to register for our free full length practice MCAT and free half-length diagnostic test here: http: //nextsteptestprep.com/mcat-diagnostic/ Next Step's QBook provides over 2,000 completely new discrete science questions for the 2015-revised MCAT exam. This book provides the most extensive science question practice anywhere. Questions in this book cover: -- MCAT Biology -- MCAT Biochemistry -- MCAT Psychology -- MCAT General Chemistry -- MCAT Physics -- MCAT Sociology -- MCAT Organic Chemistry -- Graph Practice Each question includes full explanations. Looking for passage practice? Consider Next Step's Strategy and Practice series. Need to brush up on the core MCAT sciences? Pick up our Content Review series to get the most extensive practice available along with over 1,000 questions in each review book.

MCAT Secrets

Author: MCAT Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
ISBN: 1621202801
Release Date: 2014-03-31
Genre: Medical

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** MCAT Secrets helps you ace the Medical College Admission Test, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive MCAT 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. MCAT Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to MCAT Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A detailed Physical Sciences and Biological Sciences review including: Milking the Questions, Weeding Out Answers, Avoiding Technicalities, Using Provided Descriptions, Backtracking for Units, Avoiding Pitfalls, Understanding the Passage, Maintaining the Pace, Making Bizarre Decisions; A detailed Verbal Reasoning review including: Determining the Relationships, Making Strategic Eliminations, Recognizing Switchback Words, Understanding Word Types, Finding the Right Opportunities, When Truth Doesn't Equal Correctness, Avoiding the Trap of Familiarity, Making Logic Work for You, Skimming Techniques to Save Time; A detailed Writing Sample review including: Approaching a Topic, Brainstorming for Success, Picking a Main Idea, Starting Your Engines, Strength Through Diversity, Weeding Your Garden, Creating a Logical Flow, Avoiding the Panic, Checking Your Work, and much more...

Barron s MAT

Author: Robert J. Sternberg
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764142356
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Study Aids

(back cover) A diagnostic test to help you assess your strengths and weaknesses Ten full-length practice exams with answer keys Advice on solving analogy problems Extensive practice and review in word association problems Brush-up check lists that cover all areas tested on the MAT

The MCAT Physics Book

Author: Garrett Biehle
Publisher: Nova Press
ISBN: 9781889057439
Release Date: 2015-02-20
Genre: Study Aids

Comprehensive, Rigorous Prep for MCAT Physics. REVISED FOR MCAT 2015. The MCAT Physics Book offers the most comprehensive and rigorous analysis of MCAT physics available. Including, * 49 MCAT-style passages * 500 MCAT-style practice problems! and detailed solutions to all problems Illustrations and tables are included wherever necessary to focus and clarify key ideas and concepts. Dr. Biehle's classic MCAT Physics Book presents a clear, insightful analysis of MCAT physics. His lively prose and subtle wit make this challenging topic more palatable. Dr. Biehle received his Ph.D. from Caltech (California Institute of Technology) in physics. He has ten years experience at various levels in science education. The MCAT Physics Book is a result of his experience presenting physics concepts in a classroom setting to students preparing for the MCAT.

Radiography PREP Program Review and Examination Preparation Sixth Edition

Author: D. A. Saia
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071741070
Release Date: 2011-01-28
Genre: Medical

Ace the ARRT certification exam with the field’s most trusted review Maximize your study time -- and your grade -- by focusing on the most important and frequently tested topics 4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "This update is once again a highlight in the review book section for preparing for the registry exam in radiography. Using a compilation of noteworthy sources, the author once again provides students with a complete and valuable guide for registry exam review. This is a must-have book for any future radiographer."--Doody's Review Service The entire radiography curriculum summarized in a concise, readable narrative makes it easy to understand and memorize key concepts 860+ registry-style questions, including a 200-question practice test, prepare you for the exam Answers with detailed explanations and references to major textbooks More than 400 illustrations and clinical images Written by an experienced educator and radiography program director who knows exactly what it takes to pass Essential for certification or recertification An author with 35+ years of teaching experience provides everything you need to excel on the exam coursework Summary boxes provide a convenient overview of must-know information The inside covers feature important formulae, radiation protection facts, conversion factors, body surface landmarks, digital imaging facts, acronyms and abbreviations, radiation quality factors, and minimum filtration requirements Coverage of the latest developments, including digital and electronic imaging A complete 200-question practice exam 440+ chapter-ending questions

The Official Guide to Medical School Admissions 2016

Author: Association of American Medical Colleges
Publisher:
ISBN: 1577541553
Release Date: 2016-05-06
Genre:

From the organization that administers the MCAT exam and runs AMCAS (American Medical College Application Service), this guide is your trusted resource of official information on medical school admissions. This guide provides:*Insight from experts who work with the MCAT and AMCAS programs*Guidance from the Financial Information, Resources, Services and Tools (FIRST) program experts on paying for medical school*Statistics on the specialties that medical students are considering*Interview tips*Information for career changers and gap year students*Online access to fillable versions of the worksheets in the guide to help you keep track of your progress and make strategic decisions during the application process*Available in Kindle and e-book formats.

MCAT Verbal Practice

Author: Bryan Schnedeker
Publisher: Next Step Test Preparation Publishing
ISBN: 1944935002
Release Date: 2016-09-01
Genre: Study Aids

MCAT Verbal Practice provides you with the most extensive practice available for the MCAT's new Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills section. these passages have been arranged in one dozen timed practice sections to give you the timed practice you need to succeed on Test Day. In addition to practice, this book also offers the most extensive explanations available anywhere. Each passage is carefully analyzed for its key concepts and main idea. Then, each question and answer choice is thoroughly explained to help develop your understanding. -- Book Cover

Complications

Author: Atul Gawande
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 9781847651242
Release Date: 2010-07-09
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The international bestseller from the author of Being Mortal In these gripping accounts of true cases, bestselling author Atul Gawande performs exploratory surgery on medicine itself, laying bare a science not in its idealised form, but as it actually is - complicated, perplexing and profoundly human. This is a stunningly well-written account of the life of a surgeon: what it is like to cut into people's bodies and the terrifying - literally life and death - decisions that have to be made: operations that go wrong; of doctors who go to the bad; why autopsies are necessary; what it feels like to insert your knife into someone. 'Written as tautly as a thriller' Observer

The Medical School Admissions Guide

Author: Suzanne M. Miller
Publisher: MDadmit
ISBN: 9781936633777
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Education

Lovable Clover Twig is back, and now she's traveling along the Perilous Path to try and save her little brother!Clover Twig-clever, neat, responsible-is still in the employ of Mrs. Eckles - chaotic, cantankerous, and a witch. One day, Granny Dismal, a witch from the neighboring village, warns them that the Perilous Path has been seen in the woods. The Perilous Path has been around for ages and every witch in town is familiar with its lures and tricks, but it's all new for the sensible Clover Twig and her clumsy friend Wilf. When little Herby, Clover's baby brother, goes missing, Clover and Wilf must take their chances on the Path and rescue him from the clutches of Mrs. Eckles' evil sister, Mesmeranza.

Human Relations for Career and Personal Success

Author: Andrew J. DuBrin
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 0134130405
Release Date: 2016-01-04
Genre: Interpersonal relations

For courses in human relations. Show Students How Personal and Career Success Stems from the Development of Improved Human Relations Skills By linking career and personal success to the development of human relations skills, the Eleventh Edition of Human Relations for Career and Personal Success stresses the importance of learning to deal more effectively with others. Applicable to a wide range of courses and professions, the text emphasizes teamwork, influencing others, and motivation as key components of success in work and life. Picking up where the previous edition left off, Dubrin continues to use new and powerful examples and exercises as part of a proven approach to help students develop better their interpersonal skills.

MCAT 2015 What the Test Change Means for You Now

Author: Kaplan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781618656285
Release Date: 2014-08-05
Genre: Study Aids

Big changes are coming to the MCAT in 2015, and Kaplan is here to help you prepare for them. With four brand-new sections, 80% more questions, and the addition of new science content including biochemistry, psychology, and sociology, the 2015 MCAT will be a completely different test. In order to be prepared you need to understand the exam and start planning for it now, and this guide is the first step. MCAT 2015: What the Test Change Means for You Now is your complete guide to the new exam, with outlines of both old and new subject areas, a short-form practice test to help you get ready, and advice on choosing and prepping for the MCAT that’s right for you.