Barron's Firefighter Exams

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This comprehensive test preparation manual is filled with questions, answers, and practice tests that are typical of firefighter exams given to candidates across North America. It presents five practice exams of 50 questions each, two 100-question practice exams, and a diagnostic exam. Two of the book's practice exams were originally given to New York City Fire Department job applicants.
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Overview


This comprehensive test preparation manual is filled with questions, answers, and practice tests that are typical of firefighter exams given to candidates across North America. It presents five practice exams of 50 questions each, two 100-question practice exams, and a diagnostic exam. Two of the book's practice exams were originally given to New York City Fire Department job applicants.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764140938
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 4/1/2009
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 496
  • Sales rank: 196,993
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments Introduction
PART ONE—BECOMING A FIREFIGHTER
1. Overview of the Firefighter
2. Understanding Fire Service Terminology
3. Firefighter Examinations—Knowledge and Abilities
4. Firefighter Examinations—Physical and Medical Abilities
5. Test Strategies
PART TWO—A DIAGNOSTIC EXAMINATION
6. Diagnose Your Problem
PART THREE—CORRECTING YOUR WEAKNESSES
7. Handling Recall, Visualization, and Spatial Orientation Questions
8. Understanding Reading and Verbal/Listening Comprehension Questions
9. Decision Making, Reasoning, and Problem Solving
10. Understanding and Working with Tools
11. Mathematics, Machines, Science, and Information Ordering
12. Interacting with People
PART FOUR—PRACTICE EXAMINATIONS
13. 50–Question Practice Examination One
14. 50–Question Practice Examination Two
15. 50–Question Practice Examination Three
16. 50–Question Practice Examination Four
17. 100–Question Practice Examination Five
18. 100–Question Practice Examination Six
PART FIVE—A FINAL WORD
19. What to Do Immediately Before, During, and After the Examination
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  • Posted January 6, 2011

    Barrons Firefighter Exams

    My name is Parker Smallman. Im a cadet at Green Township Fire Rescue and I am currently working on the exams. I personaly like the exams. I think the questions are about what you really need to know. Takeing the exams i relized what I needed to work on to better my under standings of the firefighting profession.

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