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Author Nugent, Patricia Mary, 1944- author.

Title Test success : test-taking techniques for beginning nursing students / Patricia M. Nugent and Barbara A. Vitale.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : F.A. Davis, [2020]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  610.73076 N895t 2020    ---  Trace
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Edition Ninth edition.
Description xviii, 493 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Davis's Q&A success series
Davis's success series.
Note "2020-2021"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 473-479) and index.
Contents Empowerment -- Critical thinking -- Time management -- Study techniques -- The multiple-choice question -- The nursing process -- Test-taking techniques -- Testing formats other than multiple-choice questions -- Computer applications in education and evaluation -- Analyze your test performance -- Practice questions with answers and rationales -- Comprehensive final book exam.
Summary 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.
Subject Nursing -- Examinations, questions, etc.
Practical nursing -- Examinations, questions, etc.
Test-taking skills.
Nursing. (OCoLC)fst01041731
Practical nursing. (OCoLC)fst01074520
Test-taking skills. (OCoLC)fst01148227
Genre/Form Examinations. (OCoLC)fst01423780
Study guides.
Added Author Vitale, Barbara Ann, 1944- author.
ISBN 9781719640022 (paperback)
1719640025 (paperback)

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