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The Resource ASVAB : the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery

ASVAB : the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery

Label
ASVAB : the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery
Title
ASVAB
Title remainder
the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery
Title variation
  • Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery
  • ASVAB : the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery
  • Kaplan ASVAB
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A manual for the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) enlistment exam, which is used by all branches of the U.S. military. This latest edition offers detailed information about the test its subjects, from word knowledge and arithmetic reasoning to general science and mechanical comprehension. The guide includes: 3 full-length ASVAB practice tests with detailed answer explanations; an overview of key math concepts; a list of key vocabulary words; effective test taking strategies for the computer-adaptive ASVAB; and a content review for each of the subjects covered.
Assigning source
--Adapted from Amazon
Cataloging source
MPL
Dewey number
355.007
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
ASVAB : the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Getting started. The ASVAB challenge. What is the ASVAB? ; What is the AFQT? ; Retaking the ASVAB ; The computerized test versus the paper test ; Kaplan's CAT strategies in a nutshell ; General ASVAB test-taking strategies ; Getting ready for the ASVAB ; How to read your ASVAB scores ; ASVAB diagnostic test: practice test I ; ASVAB practice test I answers and explanations
  • AFQT Review. Word knowledge. Know what to expect ; Improving and building your vocabulary ; Kaplan's 3-step method for work knowledge questions ; Word knowledge practice set -- Paragraph comprehension. Know what to expect ; Kaplan's 4-step method for paragraph comprehension ; Paragraph comprehension question types ; Paragraph comprehension practice set -- Math on the ASVAB. Know what to expect ; Kaplan's 3-step method for ASVAB math ; Textbook approaches versus backdoor approaches -- Arithmetic reasoning. Arithmetic review ; Applied arithmetic review ; Arithmetic word problems ; Arithmetic reasoning practice set -- Mathematics knowledge. Algebra review ; Algebra word problems ; Geometry review ; Mathematics knowledge practice set
  • Review of Technical ASVAB Subtests. General science. Life science ; Life science practice set ; Earth science ; Earth science practice set ; Physical science ; Physical science practice set -- Electronics information. The atom ; Electron flow theory ; Voltage ; Current ; Resistance ; Ohm's Law ; Units ; Electrical power ; Basic circuits ; Electrical components ; Electronics information practice set -- Automotive information. Automotive systems ; Basic engine theory ; Cylinder arrangement ; Camshaft location ; Multiple-valve cylinder heads ; Firing order ; Diesel engines ; Engine operating conditions ; Cooling system ; Lubrication system ; Fuel system ; Ignition system ; Exhaust system ; Electrical system ; Computer system ; Drive train system ; Suspension and steering system ; Brake systems ; Automotive information practice set -- Shop information. Wrenches ; Sockets ; Screwdrivers ; Hammers ; Chisels, punches, and drifts ; Saws ; Drilling and boring tools ; Pliers ; Planing, smoothing, and shaping tools ; Soldering tools ; Measuring instruments ; Fasteners ; Welding tools ; Shop information practice set -- Mechanical comprehension. Force ; Weight ; Friction ; Tension ; Work ; Kinetic energy ; Gravitational potential energy ; Power ; Simple machines ; Fluid power: hydraulics ; Mechanical comprehension practice set -- Assembling objects. Know what to expect ; Assembling objects question types ; Kaplan's 3-step method for assembling objects problems ; Assembling objects practice set
  • ASVAB Practice Tests. ASVAB practice test II ; ASVAB practice test II answers and explanations ; ASVAB practice test III ; ASVAB practice test III answers and explanations
Control code
20069257
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Tenth edition.
Extent
vi, 438 pages
Isbn
9781609785826
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
ASVAB : the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Getting started. The ASVAB challenge. What is the ASVAB? ; What is the AFQT? ; Retaking the ASVAB ; The computerized test versus the paper test ; Kaplan's CAT strategies in a nutshell ; General ASVAB test-taking strategies ; Getting ready for the ASVAB ; How to read your ASVAB scores ; ASVAB diagnostic test: practice test I ; ASVAB practice test I answers and explanations
  • AFQT Review. Word knowledge. Know what to expect ; Improving and building your vocabulary ; Kaplan's 3-step method for work knowledge questions ; Word knowledge practice set -- Paragraph comprehension. Know what to expect ; Kaplan's 4-step method for paragraph comprehension ; Paragraph comprehension question types ; Paragraph comprehension practice set -- Math on the ASVAB. Know what to expect ; Kaplan's 3-step method for ASVAB math ; Textbook approaches versus backdoor approaches -- Arithmetic reasoning. Arithmetic review ; Applied arithmetic review ; Arithmetic word problems ; Arithmetic reasoning practice set -- Mathematics knowledge. Algebra review ; Algebra word problems ; Geometry review ; Mathematics knowledge practice set
  • Review of Technical ASVAB Subtests. General science. Life science ; Life science practice set ; Earth science ; Earth science practice set ; Physical science ; Physical science practice set -- Electronics information. The atom ; Electron flow theory ; Voltage ; Current ; Resistance ; Ohm's Law ; Units ; Electrical power ; Basic circuits ; Electrical components ; Electronics information practice set -- Automotive information. Automotive systems ; Basic engine theory ; Cylinder arrangement ; Camshaft location ; Multiple-valve cylinder heads ; Firing order ; Diesel engines ; Engine operating conditions ; Cooling system ; Lubrication system ; Fuel system ; Ignition system ; Exhaust system ; Electrical system ; Computer system ; Drive train system ; Suspension and steering system ; Brake systems ; Automotive information practice set -- Shop information. Wrenches ; Sockets ; Screwdrivers ; Hammers ; Chisels, punches, and drifts ; Saws ; Drilling and boring tools ; Pliers ; Planing, smoothing, and shaping tools ; Soldering tools ; Measuring instruments ; Fasteners ; Welding tools ; Shop information practice set -- Mechanical comprehension. Force ; Weight ; Friction ; Tension ; Work ; Kinetic energy ; Gravitational potential energy ; Power ; Simple machines ; Fluid power: hydraulics ; Mechanical comprehension practice set -- Assembling objects. Know what to expect ; Assembling objects question types ; Kaplan's 3-step method for assembling objects problems ; Assembling objects practice set
  • ASVAB Practice Tests. ASVAB practice test II ; ASVAB practice test II answers and explanations ; ASVAB practice test III ; ASVAB practice test III answers and explanations
Control code
20069257
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Tenth edition.
Extent
vi, 438 pages
Isbn
9781609785826
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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