HESI A2 Tips

Free HESI A2 Practice Questions Right At Your Finger Tips

Free HESI A2 Practice Questions Right At Your Finger Tips

HESI A2 Pocket Prep This is an amazing, on the go, study app that we always recommend to our students during our HESI A2 tutoring sessions and workshops. What is amazing about this free app, is not only can you be ANYWHERE at ANYTIME...you don't need to use up all of your data and internet to use the app! That's right you can be offline, or a hurricane can knock off the power lines which connects you to the internet and you'll still be able to study for your exam. No excuses! ;-) Pocket Prep comes with hundreds and over...

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Solving Word Fraction Problems

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Solving Word Fraction Problems

Fractions can get pretty hairy if you are unsure on how to break down a word problem. The HESI A2 math section is FILLED with fractions. It's kind of like that quote from Forest Gump, except it's more like: adding fractions, subtracting fractions, dividing fractions, multiplying fraction, percentages and fractions, rations and fractions, etc. Craig has 1/2 cup of juice. Joe has 1/6 cup more of juice than Craig. How much juice does Joe have? Solution: Joe has 1/2 + 1/6 cup of juice. We need to calculate the sum. Notice that the denominators are different. Step 1: Find the...

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How To Figure Out The Main Idea for HESI A2 Reading Comprehension

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How To Figure Out The Main Idea for HESI A2 Reading Comprehension

There are five kinds of reading comprehension questions that you will encounter on the HESI nursing entrance exam. They include 1. finding main idea, 2. identifying supporting details, 3. identifying a writer's purpose/tone, 4. distinguishing between fact and opinion, and 5. making logical inferences. Today we will focus on the main idea of a story. Main Idea What is the “Main Idea”? The main idea is what the text is about and what the author wants you, the reader, to know. If someone were to ask you, “What was that book or article about?” they are asking you about the...

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How HESI A2 Exam Security Is Stricter than TSA Airport Security

How HESI A2 Exam Security Is Stricter than TSA Airport Security

Who would have ever guessed that taking a nursing entrance exam would have higher security measures than going through TSA at the airport? Well let me tell you. You cannot have anything in your pockets. Absolutely nothing. Nada. Zilch. Zero. No old Kroger receipt from the time you stopped by to pick up milk (or a Snicker’s bar). Girls (and boys) take those dangly earrings off. HESI doesn’t care if you’re trying to look cute. You got a quarter and a dime and a few pennies in your pocket? Empty them and place them in the locker! Once you walk...

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