Barron's Police Officer Exam, 9th Edition

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated

ISBN: 9781438001333

Category: Political Science

Page: 647

View: 7716

Helps applicants prepare for police entrance exams by providing sample tests, explanations of correct answers, and tips on test taking.
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Barron's Police Officer Exam, 10th edition

Author: Donald Schroeder,Frank Lombardo

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1438068824

Category: Study Aids

Page: 632

View: 4701

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.
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Barron's Canadian Police Officer Exams

Author: Earl Andersen

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438004730

Category: Study Aids

Page: 488

View: 8306

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.
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Norman Hall's Police Exam Preparation Book

Author: Norman Hall

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1440519285

Category: Political Science

Page: 304

View: 6110

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!
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Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764116629

Category: Political Science

Page: 641

View: 485

Helps applicants prepare for police entrance exams by providing sample tests, explanations of correct answers, and tips on test taking.
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Police Officer Exam For Dummies

Author: Raymond Foster,Tracey Biscontini

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118008537

Category: Study Aids

Page: 384

View: 1265

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.
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John Douglas's Guide to the Police Officer Exams

Author: John E. Douglas

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780743270595

Category: Study Aids

Page: 398

View: 4529

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.
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Barron's Police Officer Exam Flash Cards

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781438077703

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 9841

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.
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CliffsNotes Civil Service Exam Cram Plan

Author: Northeast Editing, Inc.

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544180801

Category: Study Aids

Page: 312

View: 1721

It's Civil Service Exam Crunch Time! Get a plan to ace the exam—and make the most of the time you have left. Whether you have two months, one month, or even just a week left before the exam, you can turn to the experts at CliffsNotes for a trusted and achievable cram plan to ace the Civil Service Exam—without ever breaking a sweat! First, you'll determine exactly how much time you have left to prepare for the exam. Then, you'll turn to the two-month, one-month, or one-week cram plan for week-by-week and day-by-day schedules of the best way to focus your study according to your unique timeline. Each stand-alone plan includes: Diagnostic test–helps you pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses so you can focus your review on the topics in which you need the most helpSubject reviews–cover everything you can expect on the actual written exam: verbal, mathematics, clerical abilities, memory, following directions, judgment, decision-making, mechanical aptitude, and personal experience Full-length practice test with answers and detailed explanations– a simulated civil service exam gives you an authentic test-taking experience Test-prep essentials from the experts at CliffsNotes
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California Police Officer Exam

Author: Learning Express LLC

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781611030143

Category: Study Aids

Page: 380

View: 1058

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.
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Master the Firefighter Exams

Author: Peterson's

Publisher: Peterson's

ISBN: 0768938112

Category: Study Aids

Page: 480

View: 2359

Peterson's Master the Firefighter is an invaluable guide offering indispensible career and test-preparation advice. From information on the firefighter screening process to expert oral interview and job search advice to test-taking strategies, firefighter candidates will find everything needed to pass the firefighter exam on the local, state, and national level. This guide includes a new math section, additional computer-based testing tips, plus 4 full-length practice tests AND an actual New York City Firefighter Department exam!
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Master the Police Officer Exam, 19th edition

Author: Peterson's

Publisher: Peterson's

ISBN: 0768940591

Category: Study Aids

Page: 496

View: 8710

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.
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Master the Civil Service Exams

Author: Peterson's

Publisher: Peterson's

ISBN: 0768938090

Category: Study Aids

Page: 432

View: 7967

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.
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Court Officer Exam

Including Bailiff, Sheriff, Marshall, Courtroom Attendant, and Courtroom Deputy

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank A. Lombardo

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated

ISBN: 9780764123665

Category: Law

Page: 354

View: 4219

Updated to reflect recent exams, this manual provides solid test preparation for applicants taking federal, state, and local court officer exams. The authors present study tips, a diagnostic test, and four model exams typical of those currently administered. The exams come with answers to questions and self-diagnostic procedures. New in this edition is a chapter that takes into account the current trend in court systems to rely on oral interviews in the process of selecting court officers. The authors advise on ways to obtain the best score in such an interview.
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How to Become a Peace Officer

Author: Wayne LeQuang

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 1412058198

Category: Education

Page: 214

View: 9245

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.
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Barron's Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank Lombardo

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438009148

Category: Study Aids

Page: 632

View: 2437

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.
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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: 9240

"Civil service test review for the Civil Service Examination"--cover.
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Barron's Police Officer Exam

Author: Donald J. Schroeder,Frank Lombardo

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438009148

Category: Study Aids

Page: 632

View: 9015

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.
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Barron's Correction Officer Exam, 4th edition

Author: Donald J. Schroeder, Ph.D.,Frank A. Lombardo, M.S., NYPD Ret.

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 1438068751

Category: Study Aids

Page: 512

View: 5611

Updated to reflect the most recent requirements for correction officer candidates, including sheriff's departments, this review book presents strategies for the different question types used on correction officer exams in jurisdictions across the country. It also contains hundreds of practice questions written in the style used on official examinations. The authors, both highly experienced retired law enforcement officers, also present an overview of correction officers' duties and requirements. New to this edition is a much-needed strategy for handling computer-based multiple-choice questions, which are becoming the norm in civil service entrance exams, as well as a strategy for handling a new question type known as “word selection.” A diagnostic test and five full-length practice exams come with answer keys, diagnostic charts, and answer explanations.
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