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Firefighter Exams (6TH 09 Edition)

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  • Questions, answers, and practice tests that are typical of firefighter exams given to candidates across North America
  • Seven full-length practice exams, two of which were actually administered to New York City Fire Department job applicants
  • All test questions answered and explained
  • General advice for prospective firefighters, including physical fitness standards

  • Synopsis:

    This comprehensive test preparation manual is filled with questions, answers, and practice tests that are typical of firefighter exams given to candidates across North America. It presents five practice exams of 50 questions each, two 100-question practice exams, and a diagnostic exam. Two of the book's practice exams were originally given to New York City Fire Department job applicants.

    Table of Contents

    Acknowledgments

    Introduction

    PART ONE—BECOMING A FIREFIGHTER

    1. Overview of the Firefighter

    2. Understanding Fire Service Terminology

    3. Firefighter Examinations—Knowledge and Abilities

    4. Firefighter Examinations—Physical and Medical Abilities

    5. Test Strategies

    PART TWO—A DIAGNOSTIC EXAMINATION

    6. Diagnose Your Problem

    PART THREE—CORRECTING YOUR WEAKNESSES

    7. Handling Recall, Visualization, and Spatial Orientation Questions

    8. Understanding Reading and Verbal/Listening Comprehension Questions

    9. Decision Making, Reasoning, and Problem Solving

    10. Understanding and Working with Tools

    11. Mathematics, Machines, Science, and Information Ordering

    12. Interacting with People

    PART FOUR—PRACTICE EXAMINATIONS

    13. 50–Question Practice Examination One

    14. 50–Question Practice Examination Two

    15. 50–Question Practice Examination Three

    16. 50–Question Practice Examination Four

    17. 100–Question Practice Examination Five

    18. 100–Question Practice Examination Six

    PART FIVE—A FINAL WORD

    19. What to Do Immediately Before, During, and After the Examination

    Product Details

    ISBN:
    9780764140938
    Author:
    Murtagh, James J.
    Publisher:
    Barron's Educational Series
    Revised by:
    Haefner, Darryl J.
    Revised:
    Haefner, Darryl
    Revised:
    Haefner, Darryl J.
    Author:
    Murtagh, James J.
    Author:
    Haefner, Darryl
    Subject:
    Professional - General
    Subject:
    Fire extinction
    Subject:
    United states
    Subject:
    Fire Science
    Subject:
    Fire extinction -- United States.
    Subject:
    Professional
    Subject:
    Test Preparation; Firefighter Exam
    Subject:
    Test Preparation
    Subject:
    Firefighter Exam
    Subject:
    Exams-Professional
    Edition Description:
    Trade paper
    Series:
    Barron's How to Prepare for the Firefighters Exam
    Publication Date:
    20090431
    Binding:
    TRADE PAPER
    Grade Level:
    General/trade
    Language:
    English
    Illustrations:
    Y
    Pages:
    496
    Dimensions:
    10.875 x 8.375 in 26.4 oz

    Related Subjects

    Education » Exams » Professional
    Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » First Aid
    Health and Self-Help » Safety » Fire
    Reference » Test Guides

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    "Synopsis" by , This comprehensive test preparation manual is filled with questions, answers, and practice tests that are typical of firefighter exams given to candidates across North America. It presents five practice exams of 50 questions each, two 100-question practice exams, and a diagnostic exam. Two of the book's practice exams were originally given to New York City Fire Department job applicants.
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