Nursing School Entrance Exam

Nursing School Entrance Exam

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"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; and an overview of nursing as a career. You can find out which degrees you need and the specialties you might consider. It includes 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; and, 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

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 226.06 x 317.5 x 20.32mm | 566.99g
  • Cliffs Notes Inc.,U.S.
  • Hoboken, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 0764559869
  • 9780764559860
  • 1,581,003

About Fred N. Grayson

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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Your complete guide to a higher score on the Nursing School Entrance ExamWhy CliffsTestPrep Guides?Go with the name you know and trust
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Written by test prep specialistsAbout the contents: IntroductionCareers and specialties in nursingFormat of the entrance examsEffective multiple-choice strategiesPart I Subject Area ReviewSuccessful strategies for every test areaReviews of verbal skills, reading comprehension, mathematics, life science, and physical sciencePractice questions, answers, and explanations in each chapterPart II Full-Length Practice Tests with Answers and ExplanationsPlus: Contact information for dozens of nursing associationsContact and licensing information for State Boards of NursingTest Prep Essentials from the Experts at CliffsNotes
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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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