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2019 / 2020 ASVAB For Dummies with Online Practice

Papple Johnston, Angie


8. Edition August 2019
592 Pages, Softcover
Wiley & Sons Ltd

ISBN: 978-1-119-56074-6
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Qualify for the military job you want

More than 1 million potential U.S. military recruits take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) every year. Get the scores you need to stand out with 2019/2020 ASVAB For Dummies with Online Practice. Inside this bestselling study guide, you'll encounter in-depth reviews for making sense of the verbal, math, and general components, plus expert tips and tricks to help you discover the areas where you need the most help.

If you want to put your military career on the fast track to success, ASVAB For Dummies is your first stop. Your test results will tell the Department of Defense which jobs you're most likely to excel in. To qualify for the top jobs, you'll need these proven study tips, cheat sheets, and practice exams, updated for the 2019/2020 test suite.
* Review all 9 subject areas covered on the test
* Access free online instructional videos hosted by the author
* Study smarter with hundreds of targeted flashcards
* Take ASVAB practice exams to sharpen your test-taking skills
* Boost your test-taking strategies and know what to expect on exam day

2019/2020 ASVAB For Dummies will put you on the road to a successful military future.

Introduction 1

Part 1: Getting Started with the ASVAB 5

Chapter 1: Putting the ASVAB under a Microscope 7

Chapter 2: Knowing What it Takes to Get Your Dream Job 17

Chapter 3: Getting Acquainted with Test-Taking and Study Techniques 23

Part 2: Words to Live By: Communication Skills 31

Chapter 4: Word Knowledge 33

Chapter 5: Paragraph Comprehension 53

Part 3: Making the Most of Math: Arithmetic Skills 69

Chapter 6: Mathematics Knowledge and Operations 71

Chapter 7: Algebra 93

Chapter 8: Geometry 111

Chapter 9: Arithmetic Reasoning: Math Word Problems 131

Part 4: Examining General Science under a Microscope 145

Chapter 10: General Science and Life Science 147

Chapter 11: Physical Sciences 169

Chapter 12: Earth and Space Sciences 189

Part 5: The Whole Ball of Facts: Technical Skills 209

Chapter 13: Auto & Shop Information 211

Chapter 14: Mechanical Comprehension 229

Chapter 15: Electronics Information 251

Chapter 16: Assembling Objects 269

Part 6: Practice ASVAB Exams 279

Chapter 17: Practice Exam 1 281

Chapter 18: Practice Exam 1: Answers and Explanations 313

Chapter 19: Practice Exam 2 333

Chapter 20: Practice Exam 2: Answers and Explanations 365

Chapter 21: Practice Exam 3 383

Chapter 22: Practice Exam 3: Answers and Explanations 415

Chapter 23: AFQT Practice Exam 1 435

Chapter 24: AFQT Practice Exam 1: Answers and Explanations 453

Chapter 25: AFQT Practice Exam 2 463

Chapter 26: AFQT Practice Exam 2: Answers and Explanations 481

Part 7: The Part of Tens 493

Chapter 27: Ten Surefire Ways to Fail the ASVAB 495

Chapter 28: Ten Tips for Doing Well on the AFQT 499

Chapter 29: Ten Ways to Boost Your Math and English Skills 503

Part 8: Appendixes 507

Appendix A: Matching ASVAB Scores to Military Jobs 509

Appendix B: Countdown to Taking the ASVAB 527

Appendix C: Word Knowledge Resources 531

Index 549
Angie Papple Johnston joined the U.S. Army in 2006 as a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Specialist. During her second deployment in Iraq, Angie became her battalion's public affairs representative. She currently serves in an aviation battalion in Washington, D.C.

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