ASVAB For Dummies 3rd Edition

ASVAB For Dummies 3rd Edition

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by Rod Powers
     
 

Ace the ASVAB by sharpening your test-taking skills with this updated and expanded bestselling guide

Are you ready to tackle the ASVAB and begin your military career? If so, this essential guide provides a comprehensive review of all nine subtest subjects covered on the paper enlistment and the CAT-ASVAB (computer adaptive test). You'll get hands-on,

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Overview

Ace the ASVAB by sharpening your test-taking skills with this updated and expanded bestselling guide

Are you ready to tackle the ASVAB and begin your military career? If so, this essential guide provides a comprehensive review of all nine subtest subjects covered on the paper enlistment and the CAT-ASVAB (computer adaptive test). You'll get hands-on, easy-to-follow guidance on what to expect on all the subtests, cutting-edge strategies and tactics for studying, and test-taking tips and advice. With help from ASVAB For Dummies, you'll perform well on the test and be on your way to beginning (or advancing) your military career.

  • Decipher the ASVAB — get the 4-1-1 on every aspect of the ASVAB, from making sense of the subtests to understanding how it's scored
  • Be prepared — get ready for test day challenges
  • Take your best shot — discover strategies for making the best guesstimate when in doubt
  • Multiply your math skills — grasp the math operations needed to score your best — from working with fractions to solving algebra problems
  • Get technical — get a handle on the scientific, technical, electrical, and mechanical knowledge covered on specific subtests
  • Land your dream job — find out which subtests are most important to your specific military career goals
  • Practice makes perfect — get acquainted with the different types of problems before taking the actual practice tests

Open the book and find:

  • Tips for improving your vocabulary
  • How to assemble objects
  • Math terminology and operations you need to know
  • Algebra and geometry reviews
  • The "real world" of math word problems
  • Critical concepts in general science
  • Auto & shop information
  • Ten tips for doing well on test day
  • Three sample tests and one AFQT
  • Questions throughout to help reinforce learning

Learn to:

  • Score higher to qualify for the military job you want
  • Build word knowledge and paragraph comprehension
  • Test your skills with practice problems for each of the test's nine subtests
  • Take three full-length practice tests plus one AFQT

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470637609
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/16/2010
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
408
Sales rank:
75,569
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Rod Powers is a recognized expert in all U.S. military matters and serves as a military guide for About.com, where his page receives approximately 1.5 million views per week. He is the author of ASVAB AFQT For Dummies and Veterans Benefits For Dummies.

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