Test Preps and Study Guides
Schaum's Easy Outlines of Geometry
Paperback ISBN: 0071745858
When you need just the essentials of geometry, this Easy Outlines book is there to help If you are looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview of geometry, it’s got to be Schaum's Easy Outline. This book is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused version of its Schaum’s Outline cousin, with an emphasis on clarity and conciseness. Graphic elements such as sidebars, reader-alert icons, and boxed highlights stress selected points from the text, illuminate keys to learning, and give you quick pointers to the essentials. - Perfect if you have missed class or need extra review - Gives you expert help from teachers who are authorities in their fields - So small and light that it fits in your backpack! Topics include: Lines, Angles, and Triangles, Deductive Reasoning, Triangles, Parallel Lines, Distances, and Angle Sums, Trapezoids and Parallelograms, Circles, Similarity, Areas, Regular Polygons and the Circle, Constructions, Formulas for Reference, Proofs of Important Theorems
100 Science Words Every College Graduate Should Know
Paperback ISBN: 0618701745
The latest title in the best-selling 100 Words series offers a fascinating look at the vocabulary of science and technology. Thoughtfully chosen by the editors of the American Heritage® Dictionaries, these words will stimulate inquisitive minds to explore new terrain, and challenge long-standing science buffs to measure up. Covering a wide variety of scientific fields—from evolution and ecology to physics and computer science—the words are representative of the vocabulary required to understand the most important concepts of science today. Each term is defined and explained in clear, nonscientific language, with examples showing the reader the importance of the word both in its field and in daily life. Many entries have extra features explaining word origins or providing fun facts and enlightening details. Key illustrations make the abstract comprehensible. Subjects discussed include absolute zero, dendrochronology, game theory, histone, Kuiper belt, Munchausen syndrome, piezoelectric effect, rain shadow, time dilation, and xerophyte. A great stocking-stuffer, graduation gift, or reward for the expert in the house, 100 Science Words Every College Graduate Should Know is sure to delight, surprise, and inspire everyone interested in the language of science and technology.
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Calculus
Paperback ISBN: 1592574718
Cast off the curse of calculus! Students no longer have anything to fear: The Complete IdiotÂ's Guide to Calculus, Second Edition, is here. Like its predecessor, it was created with an audience of students working toward a non-science related degree in mind. A non-intimidating, easy-to-understand textbook companion, this new edition has more explanatory graphs and illustrations and double the number of practice problems. Â• First edition of this book has sold more copies than any of the other 70+ books on the subject Â• Twice as many practice problems in this second edition Â• More college students are now required to take calculus in college than ever before Â• Author is an award-winning calculus teacher praised for his ability to make this topic fun and approachable Â• His website, calculus-help.com, reaches thousands of students every month
Barron's Pass Key to the GMAT
Paperback ISBN: 0764139991
This abridged version of BarronÂ’s new, full-size GMAT test preparation manual presents two full-length practice GMATs with answers and analyses for all questions. Subject review sections cover essay writing, reading comprehension, sentence correction, critical reasoning, problem solving, and data sufficiency. Here is an excellent brush-up source for GMAT test takers who donÂ’t feel the need for the in-depth review provided by BarronÂ’s full-length GMAT manual.
NCLEX-RN Drug Guide
300 Medications You Need to Know for the Exam
Paperback ISBN: 1609788931
The most detailed, portable, and easy-to-use drug guide to help you pass the NCLEX-RN! Prospective nurses looking for the best guide on the market to help prepare them for the NCLEX-RN are turning to Kaplan. Nursing students are constantly on-the-go, and they need study materials that fit in with their busy lifestyle. Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Drug Guide: 300 Medications You Need to Know for the Exam is the best pocket-sized and portable drug guide available for nursing students to assist in their preparation. In Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Drug Guide, you will find the focused, key information you need to learn about commonly seen medications on the test, including: - Trade names, common names, phonetic pronunciations, and drug families for 300 frequently tested medications - Detailed descriptions of nursing considerations and must-know side effects for each medication - The latest Joint Commission-approved medical abbreviations for recording medication orders Kaplan teaches to the NCLEX-RN. We provide the tools students need to develop critical thinking skills to successfully answer exam-level questions. We review the nursing content that is frequently tested, but more importantly, we show students how to use this knowledge to make nursing judgments. This gives you the confidence and knowledge they need to walk into the exam prepared and ready to pass. With Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Drug Guide: 300 Medications You Need to Know for the Exam, you know you are getting the most up-to-date, expert information available to prepare for the NCLEX-RN.