Master the PCAT, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0768943426
  • ISBN-13: 9780768943429
  • DDC: 615.1076
  • 791 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released November 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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This volume offers up-to-date, essential test prep for each of the subtests on the redesigned PCAT: Writing, Biological Processes, Chemical Processes, Biochemistry, Critical Reading, and Quantitative Reasoning. Packed with over 1,000 practice questions, as well as expert test-taking advice and thorough subject review, this book provides the essential preparation that test-takers need to score high. This comprehensive guide provides 3 full-length practice tests (including a diagnostic test to pinpoint strengths and weaknesses), all with detailed answer explanations. Important details about the PCAT—registration, scoring, and reporting of scores—plus any new changes to the exam are included for complete preparation success.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Before You Begin.
Pcat Basics.
1: All About the PCAT.
2: PCAT Questions—A First Look.
Diagnosing Your Strengths and Weaknesses.
3: Practice Test 1: Diagnostic.
Critical Reading Skills.
4: Critical Reading Skills.
Biological Processes.
5: General Biology.
6: Microbiology.
7: Anatomy and Physiology.
Chemical Processes.
8: General Chemistry.
9: Organic Chemistry.
10: Biochemistry.
Quantitative Reasoning.
11: Arithmetic.
12: Algebra.
13: Probability and Statistics.
14: Precalculus.
15: Calculus.
16: Writing Skills.
17: A Quick Review of Common Errors in Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics.
Two Practice Tests.
18: Practice Test 2.
19: Practice Test 3.
Appendix: Pharmacy Career Options.