Nursing Pre-Entrance Practice

Reading Vocabulary Test Practice Questions

1.abstruse: hard to understand 2.accessible: easily obtained 3.affability: friendliness 4.affluence: abundance; wealth 5.arcane: secret; mysterious 6.augment: enlarge or increase Ex. “The recent speech of the PLO chairman augmented tensions in the Near East” 7.belie: contradict; give a false impression ex. Many people seem to be happy, but it belies what they truly feel inside: sadness(…)

Intermediate Math Practice Test Questions

1.2x + y years ago, Roberto was 3x + y years old. How many years old was Roberto x years ago?: 4x + 2y 2.A box contains 4 red chips and 2 blue chips. If two chips are selected at random without replacement, what is the probability that the chips are different colors?: so, two(…)

Graphs Practice Test Questions

Geometry Practice Test Questions

1.30:60:90 triangle ratio: 1:V3:2 2.45:45:90 triangle ratio: 1:1:V2 3.A prism is also known as a _____ if no curves are present: Polyhedron 4.A trapezoid is a parallelogram: Never 5.Adjacent angles of a rhombus are right angle: Sometimes 6.Adjacent angles of a rhombus are right angles: Sometimes 7.Adjacent angles of a trapezoid are congruent: Sometimes 8.Arc:(…)

Reading for the Main Idea Test Practice Questions

1. Americans have always been interested in their Presidents’ wives. Many First Ladies have been remembered because of the ways they have influenced their husbands. Other First Ladies have made the history books on their own. At least two First Ladies, Bess Truman and Lady Bird Johnson, made it their business to send signals during(…)

Percents and Ratios Test Practice Questions

1. If a discount of 20% off the retail price of a desk saves Mark $45, how much did he pay for the desk? A. $145 B. $160 C. $180 D. $210 E. $215 2. A customer pays $1,100 in state taxes on a newly purchased car. What is the value of the car if(…)

Nouns Test Practice Questions

Please select the answer choice that identifies the noun in the sentence. 1. It will take all of your energy and will to be able to walk again. A. Take B. All C. Yours D. Energy 2. The works of many great poets have been placed on reserve. A. Many B. Great C. Placed D.(…)

Measurement Test Practice Questions

1. What will it cost to carpet a room with indoor/outdoor carpet if the room is 10 feet wide and 12 feet long? The carpet costs 12.51 per square yard. A. $166.80 B. $175.90 C. $184.30 D. $189.90 E. $192.20 2. If the perimeter of a rectangular house is 44 yards, and the length is(…)

Grammar Test Practice Questions

1. The word boycott derives from the name of Charles C. Boycott, an English land agent in Ireland that was ostracized for refusing to reduce rent. A. that was ostracized for refusing B. who was ostracized for refusing C. which was ostracized for refusing D. that had been ostracized for refusing E. who had been(…)

Fractions and Square Roots Test Practice Questions

1. What is the improper fraction or mixed number represented by the following figure?   A. 2 1/3 B. 7/6 C. 2 5/8 D. 11/3 E. 11/9 2. Which of the following fractions most correctly depicts the shaded area of the circle below?   A. 3/8 B. 5/8 C. 3/4 D. 5/11 E. 1/2 3.(…)

Exponents Test Practice Questions

1. 104 is not equal to which of the following? A. 100,000 B. 0.1 x 105 C. 10 x 10 x 10 x 10 D. 102 x 102 E. 10,000 2. Multiply 104 by 102 A. 108 B. 102 C. 106 D. 10-2 E. 103 3. Divide x5 by x2 A. x7 B. x4 C.(…)

Estimation and Sequences Test Practice Questions

1. Describe the following sequence in mathematical terms. 144, 72, 36, 18, 9 A. Descending arithmetic sequence B. Ascending arithmetic sequence C. Descending geometric sequence D. Ascending geometric sequence E. Miscellaneous sequence 2. Which of the following is not a whole number followed by its square? A. 1, 1 B. 6, 36 C. 8, 64(…)

Comma Test Practice Questions

1. For the Thanksgiving reunion, relatives were sitting in the dining room, on the porch, and in the carport. A. Thanksgiving, reunion B. Were, sitting C. Porch and D. No error 2. Lydia seems to be a kind, considerate girl. A. Seems, to B. Considerate, girl C. Kind considerate D. No error 3. This fishing(…)

Reading Comprehension Test Practice Questions

1. Questions 1-7. In the sixteenth century, an age of great marine and terrestrial exploration, Ferdinand Magellan led the first expedition to sail around the world. As a young Portuguese noble, he served the king of Portugal, but he became involved in the quagmire of political intrigue at court and lost the king’s favor. After(…)

Advanced Reading Comprehension Test Practice Questions

Read the following sentences and try to choose the best definition for the italicized word by searching for context clues in the sentence. 1. The designer window treatments in her house, installed 17 years ago, were outmoded. a. unnecessary b. pointless c. out-of-date d. worthless 2. The spies conducted a covert operation. a. dangerous b.(…)

Advanced Math Test Practice Questions

1. Jackie bought a dress on sale. The original price for the dress was $50. She got 25% off the orig- inal price. How much money did she save? 2. Estrella’s car was damaged in an accident. Her insurance company will pay for 90% of the cost of the repairs. If the repairs cost $800,(…)

Advanced Grammar Test Practice Questions

” 1. What year did you _____ university? graduate graduate from graduating graduating from 2. It seems to be getting worse. You had better _____ a specialist. consult consult to consult for consult by 3. Chicago is a large city, _____? aren’t it doesn’t it won’t it isn’t it 4. Don’t leave your books near(…)

Advanced Algebra Test Practice Questions

“1. The average of three numbers is V. If one of the numbers is Z and another is Y, what is the remaining number? A. ZY – V B. Z/V – 3 – Y C. Z/3 – V – Y D. 3V- Z – Y E. V- Z – Y 2. Two cyclists start biking(…)

Basic Math Test Practice Questions

1. An instrument store gives a 10% discount to all students off the original cost of an instrument. During a back to school sale an additional 15% is taken off the discounted price. Julie, a student at the local high school, purchases a flute for $306. How much did it originally cost? A. $325 B.(…)

Basic Grammar Test Practice Questions

1. The word boycott derives from the name of Charles C. Boycott, an English land agent in Ireland that was ostracized for refusing to reduce rent. A. that was ostracized for refusing B. who was ostracized for refusing C. which was ostracized for refusing D. that had been ostracized for refusing E. who had been(…)