ASVAB For DummiesGet fully briefed on the changes to the ASVAB and sharpen your testtaking skills Want to ace the ASVAB? This essential guide includes indepth reviews of all nine test subjects with complete explanations for every question, proficiency exercises, and tips to help you pinpoint your weaknesses and hone your test taking skills. You'll discover the pros and cons of the paper and computer exams, which tests are important to your military career, and cuttingedge study techniques. Features four fulllength practice ASVAB tests Includes a new sample Armed Forces Qualifying Test (AFQT) Presents a thorough review of foundational concepts for every section, including: building word knowledge, paragraph comprehension, solving math word problems, mechanical comprehension, assembling objects, and more Helps you conquer the subtests and compute your scores Packed with practice questions and proven study tips, "ASVAB For Dummies, Third Edition" is the only guide you need to score your best and find your place in the military! 
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Contents
Introduction  1 
Putting the ASVAB Under a Microscope  7 
Knowing What It Takes to Get Your Dream Job  17 
Getting Acquainted with TestTaking and Study Techniques  23 
Words to Live By Communication Skills  31 
Paragraph Comprehension  43 
Alls Well That Tests Well Communication Practice Questions  55 
Making the Most of Math Arithmetic Skills  63 
Mathematics Knowledge Answers  270 
Electronics Information Answers  272 
Auto Shop Information Answers  273 
Assembling Objects Answers  275 
Practice Exam 3  277 
Practice Exam 3 Answers and Explanations  309 
Word Knowledge Answers  313 
Mathematics Knowledge Answers  315 
Reasoning with Arithmetic Math Word Problems  91 
Brother Can You Spare an Equation?  97 
The Whole Ball of Facts Technical Skills  105 
Auto and Shop Information  127 
Mechanical Comprehension  141 
Electronics Information  157 
Assembling Objects  171 
Facing the Facts Technical Skills Practice Questions  179 
Practice Exam 1  191 
Practice Exam 1 Answers and Explanations  221 
Auto Shop Information Answers  230 
Assembling Objects Answers  232 
Practice Exam 2  233 
Practice Exam 2 Answers and Explanations  265 
Arithmetic Reasoning Answers  266 
Word Knowledge Answers  268 
Electronics Information Answers  317 
Auto Shop Information Answers  318 
Assembling Objects Answers  320 
Practice AFQT Exam  321 
Practice AFQT Exam Answers and Explanations  337 
Word Knowledge Answers  340 
Mathematics Knowledge Answers  341 
The Part of Tens  343 
Ten Surefire Ways to Fail the ASVAB  345 
Studying for Unnecessary Subtests  346 
Deciding Not to Check the Answers  347 
Misunderstanding the Problem  348 
Ten Ways to Boost Your Math and English Skills  353 
Index  375 