Lawrenceville, NJ : Peterson's, c2009.
1 online resource : ill.
Part I: Start with the basics. Civil service jobs
Exam essentials. Part II: Verbal ability. English grammar and usage
Judgment, communication, and memory
Mechanical aptitude. Part III: Clerical ability. Alphabetizing and filing
Clerical speed and accuracy
Typing and stenography. Part IV: Arithmetic ability. Fractions and decimals
Percents, ratio, and proportion
Graphs and tables
Reasoning. Part V: Four practice tests.
Includes 4 full-length practice tests with detailed answer explanations; expert test-taking tips and strategies to build your confidence; information on applying for federal, state, and local government jobs; information on updated pay scales, job descriptions and testing requirements.