2017 2018 ASVAB For Dummies

Author: Rod Powers
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119365624
Release Date: 2017-04-10
Genre: Education

Offers an in-depth view of each of the ASVAB's nine subtests with plenty of practice questions, exercises, and strategies for boosting performance and scores in key areas.

2017 2018 ASVAB For Dummies with Online Practice

Author: Rod Powers
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119365679
Release Date: 2017-05-31
Genre: Study Aids

The bestselling ASVAB study guide—now updated for 2017/2018 If you're prepping for the ASVAB in order to begin or advance your military career, you know how important it is to succeed. Inside this bestselling study guide, you get in-depth reviews of all nine test subjects you'll encounter on the ASVAB, foolproof strategies for making sense of the verbal, math, and general components, and expert tips and tricks to help you discover the areas where you need the most help. Plus, you get a one-year subscription to the online prep companion, where you can study whenever you want, take full-length practice exams, and create customized practice sets in the subjects you need to study the most. If you want to put your military career on the fast track to success, ASVAB For Dummies is your first stop. Whether you need to boost your math skills, improve your English, or take your understanding of science to new heights, this guide offers all the study tools you need to show up on exam day prepared to score your very best! Take six ASVAB practice exams to sharpen your test-taking skills Take advantage of one AFQT practice test to assess your enlistment eligibility Use 500 flashcards to improve your vocabulary Boost your test-taking strategies for exam day Get the score you need to get the job you want!

2016 2017 ASVAB For Dummies

Author: Rod Powers
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119239185
Release Date: 2016-04-15
Genre: Study Aids

The bestselling ASVAB For Dummies—expanded and improved for 2016/2017 Are you one of the more than one million students who take the ASVAB every year? ASVAB For Dummies is your ultimate guide to acing the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, with clear explanations, plenty of practice, and proven test-taking techniques. It includes in-depth reviews of all nine test subjects with complete explanations for every question, and is complemented with proficiency exercises and tips to help you pinpoint your weaknesses and hone your test-taking skills in the areas where you need improvement. Featuring three full-length practice ASVAB tests and two AFQT practice tests, 2016/2017 ASVAB For Dummies helps you discover the pros and cons of the paper and computer exams, which tests are important for your military career, and cutting-edge study techniques. This new edition includes a countdown to the ASVAB exam—chock full of tips and strategies to help you steer your focus if you're taking the ASVAB in two weeks, four weeks, or further down the road. The ASVAB is no small thing. Your scores in four critical areas—Arithmetic Reasoning, Word Knowledge, Paragraph Comprehension, and Mathematics Knowledge—determine whether you're qualified to enlist in the U.S. military and eligible for certain military occupational specialties and enlistment bonuses. So why leave your scores to chance? With the help of this newly updated test-prep guide, you'll be armed with the know-how to score high and secure the military job and signing bonus you want. Test your skills with practice problems of each of the test's nine subtests Score high and qualify for the military job you want Boost your math, science, and English skills Gauge your understanding of the material as you go and focus on where you need the most help Packed with practice questions and proven study tips, this is the only guide you need to score your best and find your place in the military!

ASVAB For Dummies

Author: Rod Powers
Publisher: For Dummies
ISBN: 1118525531
Release Date: 2013-05-06
Genre: Study Aids

A review of the communication, arithmetic, and technical skills that appear on the ASVAB examination is followed by three practice examinations that include answers and explanations.

2015 2016 ASVAB For Dummies

Author: Rod Powers
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119038344
Release Date: 2015-05-07
Genre: Study Aids

The bestselling ASVAB study guide, now with even more information and practice ASVAB For Dummies is your ultimate guide to acing the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, with clear explanations, plenty of practice, and proven test-taking techniques. This new edition goes deep into detail on each of the nine subtests, and includes practice questions, two full-length practice tests, and a sample AFQT exam to help you prepare. You'll build your word knowledge and paragraph comprehension skills, and expand your mathematics and arithmetic reasoning as you hone your focus and develop a feel for the test itself. Expert study tips show you the best preparation strategies, and insider advice reveals the most effective ways to approach the material. You'll learn which subtests are most important for your military goals, so you can zero in on the material that matters and maintain your laser-like focus right up until exam day. The ASVAB test determines whether or not you're qualified to enlist in the U.S. Military, and your aptitude for each specialty. The higher your score, the broader your options. This book gives you everything you need to brush up, practice, and bring weak areas up to speed so you can face test day with confidence. Build vocabulary, reading comprehension, and math skills Get in-depth understanding of each of the nine subtests Learn proven study strategies and test-taking tactics Test your knowledge with full-length practice exams Over one million people take the ASVAB every year, and you're competing with them all — the exam is scored on a percentile basis, so your standing is relative to everyone else's. A high score makes you eligible for a wider range of occupations and Enlistment Bonuses, so it behooves you to study early and often. ASVAB For Dummies gives you the tools and information you need to score the military future of your dreams.

2018 2019 ASVAB For Dummies

Author: Angie Papple Johnston
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119476290
Release Date: 2018-04-16
Genre: Study Aids

The bestselling ASVAB study guide—now updated for 2018/2019! The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) is a timed multi-aptitude test developed and maintained by the Department of Defense. The test is given at more than 13,000 schools and Military Entrance Processing Stations nationwide and is used to determine the branch of service and career field where a candidate would most excel. If you’re one of the more than one million people a year preparing to take the test, this is your one-stop resource to ensure you perform your very best. 2018/2019 ASVAB For Dummies is packed with practice questions; an in-depth view of each of the nine subtests; strategy cheat sheets; proven study tips and test taking-tactics, as well as 3 full-length practice tests and 2 AFQT practice tests to help you prep for test day. Score high and qualify for the military job you want Boost your math, science, and English performance Review all 9 subject areas covered on the test Find out how the test is scored and know what to expect on exam day Scoring high on the ASVAB will require study and concentration. 2018/2019 ASVAB For Dummies gives you the tools and information you need to land the military future of your dreams.

ASVAB AFQT For Dummies

Author: Angie Papple Johnston
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119413554
Release Date: 2017-10-09
Genre: Study Aids

Score higher on the ASVAB AFQT Having a stable and well-paying career in the military can change your life for the better—and this book makes it easier than ever to pass the ASVAB AFQT so you can serve your country and set your future up for success. Inside, you’ll find all the guidance and instruction you need to practice your way through the Math Knowledge, Paragraph Comprehension, Word Knowledge, and Arithmetic Reasoning sections of the exam so nothing comes as a surprise on test day. Plus, you get a one-year subscription to the online companion, where you can take additional full-length practice tests and focus your study where you need it the most. Updated guidelines and tools to analyze test scores and understand how to master these critical sections of the exam Advice and tips for becoming more confident with vocabulary, word knowledge, and reading comprehension skills A review of math basics, including algebra and geometry instruction Four full-length practice exams with complete explanations and answers to track your progress Your future in the military awaits! Get there faster and more confidently with ASVAB AFQT For Dummies!

ASVAB For Dummies Premier Plus Online 1 year Subscription

Author: Rod Powers
Publisher: For Dummies
ISBN: 1118843738
Release Date: 2013-10-28
Genre: Study Aids

Sharpen your test-taking skills, score higher on the ASVAB, and qualify for the military job you want Want to ace the ASVAB? Purchasing this Access Code card gives you a one-year subscription to ASVAB For Dummies Online offers seven test-taking opportunities to help you hone your skills and build your confidence. Once you subscribe you’ll have access wherever and whenever to one AFQT practice test, to assess enlistment eligibility, and six full-length ASVAB practice tests covering all nine test subjects—just like on exam day. Every practice question includes not only an answer but a detailed explanation. With on-the-go access you can study anywhere and any way you want—from your computer, smart phone or tablet. After taking each test you can track your progress, see where you need to study the most, and then create customized tests to get you where you need to be. A one-year subscription includes: Access to one AFQT practice test and six full-length ASBAB practice tests 300 flashcards to improve help you improve your vocabulary Tools to identify areas for further study and create customized practice tests Whether you’re a new recruit or already in the military and want to advance your career, ASVAB For Dummies Online, provides the practice you need to increase your score and your confidence on test day.

2015 2016 ASVAB For Dummies with Online Practice

Author: Rod Powers
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119038382
Release Date: 2015-04-20
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The bestselling ASVAB For Dummies is now expanded and improved for 2015 / 2016. The new biennial edition will be an upgrade on the current ASVAB Premier PLUS product. Featuring: In-depth reviews of all nine test subjects with complete explanations for every question, exercises, and tips to help you pinpoint your weaknesses and hone your test taking skills. Continued access to the ASVAB FD online test bank on onlinepractice.dummies.com where you can go online and study wherever and whenever with additional practice tests and over a thousand questions to create customized practice in the subjects you need to study the most. Updates to the book will include: A new marketing and cover design approach to follow emerging market trends. Even MORE practice questions for the various sections of the test in Parts II, III, and IV, to provide more opportunity for concentrated study. An additional AFQT practice test (2 total) Whether you're a new recruit or want to advance your military career, 2015/2016 ASVAB For Dummies, with online practice offers everything you need.

2019 2020 ASVAB For Dummies

Author: Angie Papple Johnston
Publisher: For Dummies
ISBN: 1119560942
Release Date: 2019-04-23
Genre: Study Aids

The bestselling ASVAB study guide—now updated and improved for 2019/2020! More than 1 million students and potential recruits take the ASVAB every year, including 400,000 recruits and 900,000 high school students. Since the test was first introduced in 1968, more than 40 million people have taken the exam. 2019/2020 ASVAB For Dummies is packed with practice questions, an in-depth review of each of the nine subtests, strategy cheat sheets, proven study tips, and so much more. New for this edition, potential recruits will find expanded math coverage, with more content review and practice questions for the Math Knowledge and Arithmetic Reasoning sections of the exam. Score high and qualify for the military job you want Boost your math, science, and English performance Review all nine subject areas to prepare for test day Take three full-length ASVAB practice tests and two AFQT practice tests If you’re preparing for this all-important exam, this hands-on study guide makes it easier than ever to take your military career to new heights.

Basic Training For Dummies

Author: Rod Powers
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118088968
Release Date: 2011-08-31
Genre: Study Aids

The easy way to prepare for basic training Each year, thousands of young Americans attempt to enlist in the U.S. Armed Services. A number of factors during a soldier's training could inhibit successful enlistment, including mental toughness and physical fitness levels. Basic Training For Dummies covers the ins and outs of this initial process, preparing you for the challenges you?ll face before you head off for basic training.. You'll get detailed, week-by-week information on what to expect in basic training for each branch of service, such as physical training, discipline, classroom instruction, drill and ceremony, obstacle courses, simulated war games, self-defense, marksmanship, and other milestones. Tips and information on getting in shape to pass the Physical Fitness Test (PFT) All-important advice on what to pack for boot camp Other title by Powers: ASVAB For Dummies Premier, 3rd Edition, Veterans Benefits For Dummies Whether you join the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, or the Coast Guard, Basic Training For Dummies prepares you for the challenge and will help you survive and thrive in boot camp!

GPS For Dummies

Author: Joel McNamara
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470457856
Release Date: 2008-11-17
Genre: Science

Need directions? Are you good at getting lost? Then GPS is just the technology you’ve dreamed of, and GPS For Dummies is what you need to help you make the most of it. If you have a GPS unit or plan to buy one, GPS For Dummies, 2nd Edition helps you compare GPS technologies, units, and uses. You’ll find out how to create and use digital maps and learn about waypoints, tracks, coordinate systems, and other key point to using GPS technology. Get more from your GPS device by learning to use Web-hosted mapping services and even how to turn your cell phone or PDA into a GPS receiver. You’ll also discover: Up-to-date information on the capabilities of popular handheld and automotive Global Positioning Systems How to read a map and how to get more from the free maps available online The capabilities and limitations of GPS technology, and how satellites and radio systems make GPS work How to interface your GPS receiver with your computer and what digital mapping software can offer Why a cell phone with GPS capability isn’t the same as a GPS unit What can affect your GPS reading and how accurate it will be How to use Street Atlas USA, TopoFusion, Google Earth, and other tools Fun things to do with GPS, such as exploring topographical maps, aerial imagery, and the sport of geocaching Most GPS receivers do much more than their owners realize. With GPS For Dummies, 2nd Edition in hand, you’ll venture forth with confidence!