CliffsTestPrep Nursing School Entrance Exam [NOOK Book]

Overview

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 ...

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CliffsTestPrep Nursing School Entrance Exam

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Overview

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!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780544185586
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Publication date: 11/18/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 272
  • Sales rank: 1,315,261
  • File size: 5 MB

Meet the Author

FRED N. GRAYSON has published hundreds of books in conjunction with many major publishers. In addition, he has written and coauthored dozens of books in the test preparation field.
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Table of Contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION.

Introduction.

PART II: SUBJECT AREA REVIEWS.

Verbal Review.

Reading Comprehension Review.

Mathematics Review.

Life Science Review.

Physical Science Review.

PART III: PRACTICE TESTS.

Practice Test 1.

Practice Test 2.

PART IV: APPENDICES.

Nursing Associations.

State Boards of Nursing.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 16, 2007

    not worth it

    This book dindn't really help to for the nusing school entrance exam. Save your money and use the internet

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 26, 2012

    typos

    I would advise you to NOT buy this book. I didn't even get through the first section, and noticed 2 different typos.....definitely unacceptable for a book that is supposed to help you pass a test!!!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 28, 2011

    Good book

    I like the book.....very good review at the begining and has practice tests!

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    Posted June 9, 2010

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