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# ASVAB: the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery

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Tenth edition.

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## Table of Contents

#### From the Book - Tenth edition.

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.

#### From the Book - 9th ed.

Getting started. 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.

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## Subjects

Subjects

Armed Forces

Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery

Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery -- Examinations, questions, etc

Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery -- Study guides

Examinations

Examinations -- Questions

United States -- Armed Forces -- Examinations

United States -- Armed Forces -- Examinations -- Study guides

Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery

Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery -- Examinations, questions, etc

Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery -- Study guides

Examinations

Examinations -- Questions

United States -- Armed Forces -- Examinations

United States -- Armed Forces -- Examinations -- Study guides

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ISBN

9781607148784

9781609785826

9780764175114

9781419550676

9781609785826

9780764175114

9781419550676

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