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Test Success: Test-Taking Techniques for Beginning Nursing Students / Edition 9

Test Success: Test-Taking Techniques for Beginning Nursing Students / Edition 9


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  • About 900 questions in all—including a 100-question, comprehensive exam at the end of the book and 150 unique questions online
  • Approximately 44% alternate-format questions, including SATA, fill-in-the-blank, ordered response, chart/exhibit, hot spot, drag-and-drop, and graphic
  • Detailed rationales for correct and incorrect responses
  • Study and test-taking strategies with basic nursing theory and skills
  • Introduction that focuses on how to use the book in order to maximize success
  • “Knowledge Analysis” tool focusing on how to identify clusters of errors in specific knowledge categories on a test
  • “Corrective Action Guide” describing what to do to correct test-taking errors
  • “Information Processing Analysis” tool presenting topics relating to the process of test taking, including processing errors and personal performance trends
  • Time management strategies with tips and suggestions that'specifically address the challenges of working full or part-time and juggling multiple responsibilities throughout nursing school
  • Coverage of empowerment, critical thinking, the nursing process, and computer applications in education and evaluation
  • Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs Triangle in Chapter 6, The Nursing Process

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781719640022
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
Publication date: 01/31/2020
Edition description: 9th Revised ed.
Pages: 512
Sales rank: 108,821
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1. Empowerment

2. Critical Thinking

3. Time Management

4. Study Techniques

5. The Multiple-Choice Question

6. The Nursing Process

7. Test-Taking Techniques

8. Testing Formats Other Than Multiple-Choice Questions

9. Computer Applications in Education and Evaluation

10. Analyze Your Test Performance

11. Practice Questions with Answers and Rationales

12. Comprehensive Final Book Exam


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