Barron's Police Officer Exam, 10th edition

Author: Donald Schroeder,Frank Lombardo

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1438068824

Category: Study Aids

Page: 632

View: 8212

Rated "Best of the Best" in Police Exam Prep Books by BestReviews, September 2018 This updated manual presents information, practice tests, and strategies for the different question types used by police departments throughout the country. It includes: Four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained Two official exams given by a large metropolitan police department Streamlining of chapters to more closely reflect the latest question types currently in use General strategies for dealing with multiple-choice questions and specific strategies for taking computer-based multiple-choice tests, as well as for taking the traditional paper/pencil multiple-choice exam All important time management strategies New reading comprehension question types, plus strategies for answering these questions An additional diagnostic exam presents questions like those that have appeared on recent entry-level exams used by police departments across the country. Also included are test-taking tips for all question types, suggested rules for effective study, and a detailed description of a police officer’s duties. Updated chapters take into account the recent trend by police departments to rely on oral interviews and computerized testing when selecting police officers.

Barron's Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank Lombardo

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438009148

Category: Study Aids

Page: 632

View: 8570

Rated "Best of the Best" in Police Exam Prep Books by BestReviews, September 2018 This updated manual presents information, practice tests, and strategies for the different question types used by police departments throughout the country. It includes: Four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained Two official exams given by a large metropolitan police department Streamlining of chapters to more closely reflect the latest question types currently in use General strategies for dealing with multiple-choice questions and specific strategies for taking computer-based multiple-choice tests, as well as for taking the traditional paper/pencil multiple-choice exam All important time management strategies New reading comprehension question types, plus strategies for answering these questions An additional diagnostic exam presents questions like those that have appeared on recent entry-level exams used by police departments across the country. Also included are test-taking tips for all question types, suggested rules for effective study, and a detailed description of a police officer’s duties. Updated chapters take into account the recent trend by police departments to rely on oral interviews and computerized testing when selecting police officers.

Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book

Author: Norman Hall

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1440519285

Category: Political Science

Page: 304

View: 5086

Guaranteed Top Scores on Your Police Exam! If you are planning to join the hundreds of thousands of applicants who take the police officer exam each year, you need a high score. In this updated and revised edition of his #1 police exam book, Norman Hall guarantees that you'll score 80% to 100% on the exam--or your money back! With Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition, you'll have everything you need to ace the test, including answer keys and self-scoring tables, pointers on avoiding common trouble spots, tips for meeting the physical requirements, the most up-to-date test-taking strategies, 7 practice tests, and 3 full-length police officer exams. Still worried that you might miss a vital test question? Relax! Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition, includes new test questions and sketch art, and gives you complete coverage of ALL test subject areas, including basic math; directional orientation; grammar, vocabulary, and spelling; memory; reading comprehension; report writing; and situational judgment and reasoning. With the help of Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition, you'll be able to score high and achieve your dream of becoming a law-enforcement official!

Police Officer Exam For Dummies

Author: Raymond Foster,Tracey Biscontini

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118008537

Category: Study Aids

Page: 384

View: 6529

Your ticket to a higher score on the police officer exam Police exams are becoming increasingly difficult to pass, as law enforcement agencies are looking for the most capable officers from the candidate application pool. To help select the most qualified candidate, more than half of the departments and agencies throughout the country are following the current trend of using the National Police Officer Selection Test (POST also referred to as NPOST). Police Officer Exam For Dummies features three POST exams based on the official test, plus one New York City (NYC) exam. If you're a prospective police officer who needs to take the written exam, Police Officer Exam For Dummies gives you all the essential test preparation you need to succeed. Packed with study advice and test-taking tips, you'll get targeted instruction on everything you can expect on the actual exam. Targeted review in judgment, map reading, memory observation, and recall skills Coverage of all key subject areas 4 full-length practice officer exams with answers and detailed explanations Whether you're taking the local, county, state, or federal agency exam, this guide contains everything you need to score your highest on the exam and realize your dream of becoming a police officer.

John Douglas's Guide to the Police Officer Exams

Author: John E. Douglas

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780743270595

Category: Study Aids

Page: 398

View: 9869

Guides aspiring police officers through the examination process, offering anecdotes, insights, and tips on scoring well on the tests, providing practice exams, and discussing necessary qualifications.

Correction Officer Examination

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764113833

Category: Study Aids

Page: 512

View: 653

Complete reviews in reading comprehension, math, memory-testing, modeled after similar exams as they are given in New York City and across the country.

Barron's Police Officer Exam Flash Cards

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781438077703

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 4635

This set of more than 450 flash cards includes 23 different categories of question types typically found on entry-level police officer exams; detailed test-taking strategies; hundreds of practice questions covering each category along with answer explanations, and more. Includes a key-ring style card holder that lets students arrange flash cards for study on the go.

Barron's Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank Lombardo

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438009148

Category: Study Aids

Page: 632

View: 9976

Rated "Best of the Best" in Police Exam Prep Books by BestReviews, September 2018 This updated manual presents information, practice tests, and strategies for the different question types used by police departments throughout the country. It includes: Four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained Two official exams given by a large metropolitan police department Streamlining of chapters to more closely reflect the latest question types currently in use General strategies for dealing with multiple-choice questions and specific strategies for taking computer-based multiple-choice tests, as well as for taking the traditional paper/pencil multiple-choice exam All important time management strategies New reading comprehension question types, plus strategies for answering these questions An additional diagnostic exam presents questions like those that have appeared on recent entry-level exams used by police departments across the country. Also included are test-taking tips for all question types, suggested rules for effective study, and a detailed description of a police officer’s duties. Updated chapters take into account the recent trend by police departments to rely on oral interviews and computerized testing when selecting police officers.

Master the Police Officer Exam, 19th edition

Author: Peterson's

Publisher: Peterson's

ISBN: 0768940591

Category: Study Aids

Page: 496

View: 9961

Master the Police Officer Exam offers thorough preparation for anyone looking for a career in law enforcement. This comprehensive guide provides 5 full-length practice tests, thorough review of question types on the written test, along with tips for the oral board interview, video-based exam, and psychological evaluation. Also includes up-to-date information on eligibility requirements, the screening process, and job applications along with a sample physical fitness course including basic principles, detailed exercises, workout schedules, and ways to measure your progress. This is the complete guide to starting your career in law enforcement.

Norman Hall's Firefighter Exam Preparation Book

Author: Norman Hall

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1440519161

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 320

View: 7042

Guaranteed Top Scores on Your Firefighter's Exam! Want to be a firefighter? Do you know what is involved in taking the exam? Don't take a chance at failing a test you could ace--learn from the expert, Norman Hall. For more than a decade, Norman Hall's Firefighter Exam Preparation Book has been the #1 test preparation book for prospective firefighters. Back by popular demand, Norman Hall has completely updated and revised this hugely successful book for this second edition, presenting new tips and time-tested methods for attaining the highest scores. Practice your skills using features such as tips on how to pass the physical requirements, practice exams with answer keys, memory aids to help you master the recall test, tables for self-scoring, insights on what a career in firefighting entails, and a discussion of the final interview. Use Norman Hall's Firefighter Exam Preparation Book, 2nd Edition to study hard and score at the top!

California Police Officer Exam

Author: Learning Express LLC

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781611030143

Category: Study Aids

Page: 380

View: 2837

This eBook has the tools you need to achieve your goal of becoming a police officer in California. It includes a step-by-step guide for the entire hiring process, expert advice, and essential practice and review of the most commonly tested topics.

Master the Civil Service Exams

Author: Peterson's

Publisher: Peterson's

ISBN: 0768938090

Category: Study Aids

Page: 432

View: 7484

Master the Civil Service Exams offers complete test preparation for the written exam so you can pursue a government job. Math, verbal and clerical exercises, plus four full-length practice tests, build skills and confidence, while experts in the field provide an inside scoop on how to become a first-rate job candidate. You will also find up-to-date information on the civil service job market and projected areas of growth.

Civil Service Exam Secrets Study Guide

Your Key to Exam Success

Author: Mometrix Exam Secrets Test Prep Team

Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc

ISBN: 9781627339605

Category: Study Aids

Page: 181

View: 3758

"Civil service test review for the Civil Service Examination"--cover.

Barron's Canadian Police Officer Exams

Author: Earl Andersen

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438004730

Category: Study Aids

Page: 488

View: 1075

There are a number of tests commonly used by police departments throughout Canada to identify new officer candidates. This comprehensive study guide will help potential recruits prepare for exams in six different police organizations across Canada, including: The RCMP Police agencies in Alberta Police agencies in Saskatchewan Police agencies in Ontario Vancouver Police Department Winnipeg Police Service A diagnostic test and full-length practice exam for each organization—with fully explained answers— will help test-takers gauge where they stand. They will also find a wealth of information that will not only guide them through their exam but will give them an overview of the application and recruiting process, advice on writing a résumé and cover letter, and guidance on interview preparation. In-depth review of reading comprehension, writing, and math, as well as situational judgment and logic is provided along with insight into the simulation tests and psychological assessments.

How to Become a Peace Officer

Author: Wayne LeQuang

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 1412058198

Category: Education

Page: 214

View: 3976

Lets go for a ride partner. I will walk you through the arduous process, guide you in the right direction, and at times will even hold your hands. Written by a cop.

Civil Service Exams

Author: Jerry Bobrow,Peter Z. Orton,William A. Covino

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764107771

Category: Study Aids

Page: 384

View: 7397

Detailed subject review sections prepare civil service applicants for positions as stenographer, typist, clerical, and general office machine operators. Five diagnostic tests and eight model exams are included.

Probability and Statistics for Computer Scientists, Second Edition

Author: Michael Baron

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1498760600

Category: Mathematics

Page: 449

View: 9468

Student-Friendly Coverage of Probability, Statistical Methods, Simulation, and Modeling Tools Incorporating feedback from instructors and researchers who used the previous edition, Probability and Statistics for Computer Scientists, Second Edition helps students understand general methods of stochastic modeling, simulation, and data analysis; make optimal decisions under uncertainty; model and evaluate computer systems and networks; and prepare for advanced probability-based courses. Written in a lively style with simple language, this classroom-tested book can now be used in both one- and two-semester courses. New to the Second Edition Axiomatic introduction of probability Expanded coverage of statistical inference, including standard errors of estimates and their estimation, inference about variances, chi-square tests for independence and goodness of fit, nonparametric statistics, and bootstrap More exercises at the end of each chapter Additional MATLAB® codes, particularly new commands of the Statistics Toolbox In-Depth yet Accessible Treatment of Computer Science-Related Topics Starting with the fundamentals of probability, the text takes students through topics heavily featured in modern computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, and associated fields, such as computer simulations, Monte Carlo methods, stochastic processes, Markov chains, queuing theory, statistical inference, and regression. It also meets the requirements of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). Encourages Practical Implementation of Skills Using simple MATLAB commands (easily translatable to other computer languages), the book provides short programs for implementing the methods of probability and statistics as well as for visualizing randomness, the behavior of random variables and stochastic processes, convergence results, and Monte Carlo simulations. Preliminary knowledge of MATLAB is not required. Along with numerous computer science applications and worked examples, the text presents interesting facts and paradoxical statements. Each chapter concludes with a short summary and many exercises.

Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764124105

Category: Political Science

Page: 659

View: 3522

Updated to reflect the most recent exams given across North America, this test prep manual presents four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and fully explained. Tests include two that were actually given by the New York City Police Department. Brand-new in this edition is a completely new diagnostic exam. It contains the latest question types found on recent police entry-level exams and guides candidates in quickly directing and focusing their study efforts. Other helpful features include instruction on writing police reports, advice on making the right impression at an admissions interview, an overview of police officers' responsibilities, and additional practice questions with answers, which follow in-depth explanations of each question type normally found on official police officer exams.

Barron's Police Sergeant Examination

Author: Donald Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438010984

Category: Study Aids

Page: 560

View: 3044

Revised and updated to reflect current exams, this manual prepares police officers to take any of the various exams given throughout the country that qualify applicants for promotion to the rank and responsibilities of police sergeant. A diagnostic test and three full-length practice exams, along with practice review quizzes and police assessment exercises, are presented with fully explained answers. Subject review sections cover data analysis, police science, and community policing programs. Added in this edition are revised test-taking strategies and strategies for taking tests presented on video, a review in outline form of the police role in Universal Emergency Management, and related multiple-choice questions with fully explained answers.