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Skill-building and test preparation materials for standardized tests. Interactive practice exams based on official exams. Scoring and analysis of practice test responses. Basic skills, college preparatory, civil service, GED, and some specific careers.
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Video Tutorial - ASVAB Test  Video tutorial by BPL on YouTube focusing on the ASVAB examination (length 9:23)
Video Tutorial - General Tutorial  Video tutorial by BPL (length 8:02 )
Books for Children
Using the alphabet format, this picture book describes the many situations and experiences that military families, especially their children encounter. For example history, rank, and quarters are explained
Nine-year-old Lizzie writes to her mother, who is deployed overseas during wartime, and includes maps that show her mother what Lizzie has been thinking and doing. Includes nonfiction tips for helping children of military families.
Entrance Exams
The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to the ASVAB is a full-out guide to the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, offering everything test-takers need to know, from the way the test is administered and how each branch of the military uses the scores to taking the pretest and using the results to prepare for the real thing. The book breaks down the battery into its component parts to offer individualized preparation for each, including practice ques­tions, answers, and explanations.
The ASVAB is the qualifying battery of tests required for recruits entering all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. This manual's many helpful features include: A diagnostic ASVAB to identify areas that need study and improvement. Also, four full-length practice exams with all questions answered and explained.
For a wounded American soldier returning home from Iraq, the conflict has just begun. Documents the story of the soldiers and their families, told intimately through the Feldbusch family of western Pennsylvania, and their wounded son, Jeremy. An unprecedented and insightful view of how one American family copes with events that have changed them.
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Military OneSource is a free service provided by the Department of Defense to service members and their families to help with a broad range of concerns including money management, spouse employment and education, parenting and child care, relocation, deployment, reunion, and the particular concerns of families with special-needs members.
MilitaryHOMEFRONT is the Department of Defense website for official Military Community and Family Policy (MC&FP) program information, policy and guidance designed to help troops and their families, leaders, and service providers.
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