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Master the firefighter exam

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Summary
This book offers test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review, career information, and practice tests with answers and detailed explanations for all portions of the Firefighter Exam
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Before You Begin -- How to Use This Book -- Preparing for the Firefighter Exam -- Six Test-Day Strategies -- Tips for Test Takers -- How This Book Is Organized -- Special Study Features -- More for You from Peterson's -- You're Well on Your Way to Success -- Part I: Firefighting Basics -- 1 What Firefighters Do -- The Nature of the Work -- Employment Outlook -- Places of Employment -- Essential Job Tasks of Firefighters -- Working Conditions -- First Responder and Emergency Medical Services -- Training and Advancement -- Firefighting in the Twenty-First Century -- Earnings -- Related Occupations -- Additional Information -- Summing It Up -- 2 Firefighter Screening Process -- Notice of Examination -- The Application -- Written Exam Contents -- Medical Standards -- Defining Fitness -- Tips for Staying Fit -- Physical Ability Tests -- The Candidate Physical Ability Test™ -- Personality Tests and Psychological Evaluations -- The Interview -- Summing It Up -- Part II: Diagnosing your Strengths and Weaknessess -- 3 The Diagnostic Test -- Introduction to the Diagnostic Test -- Diagnostic Test Answer Sheet -- Diagnostic Test -- Answer Key and Explanations -- Diagnostic Test Assessment Grid -- Part III: Test Preparation -- 4 Reading Comprehension -- About Reading Comprehension Questions -- Sample Reading Program -- Five Common Types of Reading Comprehension Questions -- Tackling Reading Comprehension Questions -- Summing It Up -- Exercise 1: Reading Comprehension -- Exercise 2: Reading Comprehension -- Answer Keys and Explanations -- 5 Reasoning and Judgment -- What Are Reasoning and Judgment Questions? -- Reasoning and Judgment Strategies -- Guided Practice: Reasoning and Judgment -- Summing It Up -- Exercise: Reasoning and Judgment -- Answer Key and Explanations -- 6 Spatial Orientation
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Edition
Eighteenth edition.
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 368 pages), illustrations
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780076894567

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