Numeracy Tests For Dummies

Numeracy Tests For Dummies

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The easy way to get practice and excel at numeracy tests Whether you're looking for a new job, applying to certain university courses, or attempting to join the military, you're increasingly likely to face a numeracy test as part of the screening process. And the only way to prepare for a numeracy test is practise. Numeracy Tests For Dummies is an accessible one-stop guide to pass these test. Featuring expert advice, instruction, review, and plenty of practise, Numeracy Tests For Dummies will help you succeed. Numeracy Tests For Dummies contains instruction and revision on: Basic mathematical knowledge and skills Data interpretation Quantitative reasoning Numerical sequencing

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  • Paperback | 344 pages
  • 138 x 214 x 20mm | 439.98g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • New YorkUnited States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1119953189
  • 9781119953180
  • 341,136

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The quick, easy way to master maths and conquer any numeracy test with ease Just when you thought you'd put maths behind you once and for all, along comes a numeracy test to challenge your wits and your patience. Never fear, "Numeracy Tests For Dummies" is here! Whether you're in the running for a great new job, applying to university, or planning to sign up for the military, this book gives you the expert guidance and the practise you need to ace the test. Know thy enemy - learn about the various types of numeracy tests and what's in them, as well as how to prepare yourself to face one Divide and conquer - reacquaint yourself with the basics and discover quick-calculation techniques Take their measure - recognise the correct answers more quickly Give them no quarter - set yourself up for success with simple explanations and real-world examples Put the odds in your favour - get to grips with easy techniques for working out different types of problems in a jiffy Practise, practise, practise - a range of practice tests help you to get comfortable with taking numeracy tests Open the book and find: An overview of common numeracy tests A guide to figuring out what you know already and what you need to work on Tricks for handling basicmaths problems The best ways to conquer fractions, decimals and percentages A review of weights, measures, rates and metric conversions Tips on reading charts, tables and graphs at a glance Go to for videos, step-by-step examples, how-to articles or to shop! Learn to: Identify your strengths and weaknesses Review essential maths concepts Test your skills with practice problems

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About Colin Beveridge

Colin Beveridge , PhD, holds a doctorate in mathematics from the University of St Andrews. He gave up a position as a researcher at Montana State University (working with NASA, among other projects) to become a full-time maths tutor, helping adults and GCSE, A-level, and university students overcome their fear of maths - a position he finds 'far more enjoyable than real work'.

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