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Test your trading knowledge and skills—withoutrisking any money
You may read the best trading book, but how much of thatknowledge will you retain a week later? This is why you need thisStudy Guide for The New Trading for a Living. It'llgive you a firmer grasp of the essential trading rules and skills.This Study Guide, based on the bestselling trading book ofall time, was created by its author to help you master the keypoints of his classic book.
The Study Guide's 170 multiple-choice questions aredivided into 11 chapters, each with its own rating scale. Theycover the entire range of trading topics, from psychology to systemdesign, from risk management to becoming an organized trader. Eachquestion is linked to a specific chapter in the main book, whilethe Answers section functions like a mini-textbook. It doesn't justtell you that A is right or B is wrong—it provides extensivecomments on both the correct and incorrect answers.
This Study Guide also contains 17 charts that challengeyou to recognize various trading signals and patterns. Everythingis designed to help you become a better trader.
Consider getting two books as a package—the StudyGuide and The New Trading for a Living. They're designedto work together as a unique educational tool. The StudyGuide for The New Trading for a Living is a valuableresource for any trader who wants to achieve sustainable marketsuccess.
About the Author
Dr. Alexander Elder is a professional trader, a teacher of traders, and a practicing psychiatrist. He is the founder of Financial Trading Seminars, Inc. and www.elder.com — both of which provide educational services to traders worldwide. Dr. Elder is author of three bestselling trading books, Trading for a Living, Come Into My Trading Room, and Entries and Exits, which have collectively sold over 250,000 copies. Trading for a Living was translated into 9 languages and Come Into My Trading Room was named "book of the year" by Barron's in 2003.
Table of Contents
About This Study Guide ix
PART I Questions and Rating Scales 1
ONE Individual Psychology 7
TWO Mass Psychology 13
THREE Classical Chart Analysis 19
FOUR Computerized Technical Analysis 27
FIVE Volume and Time 37
SIX General Market Indicators 49
SEVEN Trading Systems 57
EIGHT Trading Vehicles 65
NINE Risk Management 71
TEN Practical Details 79
ELEVEN Good Record-Keeping 85
PART II Answers and Comments 89
ONE Individual Psychology 95
TWO Mass Psychology 99
THREE Classical Chart Analysis 103
FOUR Computerized Technical Analysis 107
FIVE Volume and Time 113
SIX General Market Indicators 119
SEVEN Trading Systems 123
EIGHT Trading Vehicles 129
NINE Risk Management 133
TEN Practical Details 137
ELEVEN Good Record-Keeping 141
About the Author 149