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ASVAB Exam Cram™

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Students, if you are preparing for the ASVAB exam, get ready for it with the best—ASVAB Exam Cram. Verbal, math, science and technical skill sets are all covered in this succinct review guide. By giving you examples, test-taking advice and tips and a CD with a powerful test engine to practice with, ASVAB Exam Cram will help you perform at the top of your game on test day. Learn what your weaknesses and strengths are quickly as you receive explanations of both correct and incorrect answers on your practice exams. Deciding to enter the military is serious, as is the ASVAB exam, so study for it with the best.

Table of Contents

  1. Copyright
  2. The ASVAB Cram Sheet
  3. About the Authors
  4. About the Technical Editors
  5. Acknowledgments
  6. We Want to Hear from You!
  7. Introduction
  8. Self Assessment
  9. General Science
    1. Physical Sciences
    2. Life Sciences
    3. Earth and Space Sciences
    4. Exam Prep Questions
    5. Exam Prep Answers
  10. Arithmetic Reasoning
    1. Arithmetic: A Review
    2. Reasoning: Using Arithmetic to Solve Your Problems
    3. Exam Prep Questions
    4. Exam Prep Answers
  11. Word Knowledge
    1. Building Your Vocabulary
    2. Understanding Context
    3. Synonyms and Homonyms
    4. Understanding Denotation and Connotation
    5. Finding Word Meaning Through Structure
    6. Exam Prep Questions
    7. Exam Prep Answers
  12. Paragraph Comprehension
    1. Reading for Details
    2. Reading for Comprehension
    3. Reading for Content, Comprehension, and Context
    4. Developing a Summary
    5. Improving Your Reading Abilities
    6. Exam Prep Questions
    7. Exam Prep Answers
  13. Mathematics Knowledge
    1. Taking the Mathematics Knowledge Test
    2. More Fun with Numbers
    3. Algebra
    4. Geometry
    5. Exam Prep Questions
    6. Exam Prep Answers
  14. Electronics Information
    1. Schematics
    2. Principles of Electricity
    3. Electrical Components and Properties
    4. Electrical Safety
    5. Exam Prep Questions
    6. Exam Prep Answers
  15. Mechanical Comprehension
    1. Mechanical Principles
    2. Mechanical Motion
    3. Simple and Compound Machines
    4. Structural Support
    5. Mechanical and Structural Properties
    6. Properties of Materials
    7. Fluid Dynamics
    8. Exam Prep Questions
    9. Exam Prep Answers
  16. Shop Information
    1. Tools
    2. Shop Processes
    3. Shop Project Planning
    4. Exam Prep Questions
    5. Exam Prep Answers
  17. Automotive Information
    1. A Look Under the Hood
    2. A Word on Safety
    3. Tools of the Trade
    4. Engine Classifications
    5. Engine Types
    6. Engine Systems
    7. The Drive Train
    8. Electrical Systems
    9. Exam Prep Questions
    10. Exam Prep Answers
  18. Assembling Objects
    1. Puzzle Piece Assembly
    2. Labeled Part Connections
    3. Exam Prep Questions
    4. Exam Prep Answers
  19. Practice Exam 1
    1. Word Knowledge
    2. Paragraph Comprehension
    3. Electronics Information
    4. Automotive Information
    5. Mechanical Comprehension
  20. Answers to Practice Test 1
    1. Word Knowledge
    2. Paragraph Comprehension
    3. Electronics Information
    4. Automotive Information
    5. Mechanical Comprehension
  21. Practice Exam 2
    1. General Science
    2. Arithmetic Reasoning
    3. Mathematics Knowledge
    4. Shop Information
    5. Assembling Objects
  22. Answers to Practice Exam 2
    1. Answers to General Science
    2. Answer Explanations for General Science
    3. Answers to Arithmetic Reasoning
    4. Answer Explanations for Arithmetic Reasoning
    5. Answers to Mathematics Knowledge
    6. Answer Explanations for Mathematics Knowledge
    7. Answers to Shop Information
    8. Answer Explanations for Shop Information
    9. Answers to Assembling Objects
    10. Answer Explanations for Assembling Objects
  23. CD Contents and Installation Instructions
    1. The CramMaster Engine
    2. Multiple Test Modes
    3. Installing CramMaster for the ASVAB Exam
    4. Using CramMaster for the ASVAB Exam
    5. Customer Support
  24. Need to Know More?
    1. Chapter 1
    2. Chapter 2
    3. Chapter 3
    4. Chapter 4
    5. Chapter 5
    6. Chapter 6
    7. Chapter 7
    8. Chapter 8
    9. Chapter 9
    10. Chapter 10
  25. Glossary
  26. Article
    1. Chapter 1 Answer Sheet
    2. Chapter 2 Answer Sheet
    3. Chapter 3 Answer Sheet
    4. Chapter 4 Answer Sheet
    5. Chapter 5 Answer Sheet
    6. Chapter 6 Answer Sheet
    7. Chapter 7 Answer Sheet
    8. Chapter 8 Answer Sheet
    9. Chapter 9 Answer Sheet
    10. Chapter 10 Answer Sheet
    11. Chapter 1 Answer Sheet
    12. Chapter 2 Answer Sheet
    13. Chapter 3 Answer Sheet
    14. Chapter 4 Answer Sheet
    15. Chapter 5 Answer Sheet
    16. Chapter 6 Answer Sheet
    17. Chapter 7 Answer Sheet
    18. Chapter 8 Answer Sheet
    19. Chapter 9 Answer Sheet
    20. Chapter 10 Answer Sheet
    21. Answer Sheet for Practice Exam
    22. Answer Sheet for Practice Exam
    23. Answer Sheet for Practice Exam
    24. Answer Sheet for Practice Exam
  27. Index