Master the Clerical Exams, 6th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0768929946
  • ISBN-13: 9780768929942
  • DDC: 651.37076
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 388 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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This guide provides test preparation for those seeking public- and private-sector clerical positions. This essential test-prep guide includes tips on how to score high on many of the most widely used exams for jobs with federal, state, and local governments; an overview of the civil service test-taking process; and subject reviews of all test areas. It also provides 9 practice tests covering all subjects presented in clerical exams—writing, typing, coding, vocabulary, syntax, analogies, reading comprehension, spelling, and basic math.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Other Recommended Titles.
Before You Begin.
Clerical Exam Basics.
1: All About Clerical Careers.
2: Civil Service Test Requirements.
3: Federal, State, and Local Tests.
4: Test-Taking Techniques.
Diagnosing Strengths and Weaknesses.
5: Practice Test 1: Diagnostic.
Eight Practice Tests.
6: Practice Test 2.
7: Practice Test 3.
8: Practice Test 4: Federal Clerical Examination.
9: Practice Test 5: U.S. Postal Service Clerk Exam.
10: Practice Test 6: U.S. Postal Service Clerk-Typist Exam.
11: Practice Test 7: Senior Office Typist Exam (Court System).
12: Practice Test 8: Municipal Office Aide Exam.
13: Practice Test 9: Private Sector Clerical Exam.
Appendix A: Where to Look for Clerical Jobs.
Appendix B: Working for the Department of Homeland Security.