This section consists of written examinations. There
is a general pool of 780 questions currently. The
user has the option to take pre-made test by certifiable,
category test and now has the ability to "Create
their own" test. Questions are added, edited
and deleted in real time, so the Exam section is dynamic.
Study mode gives you the option to
view the answer, if you wish. You may also immediately
view the notes pertaining to the question on the
Test mode This mode will generate
a true test, where answers are unavailable. The
test is timed, and consists of 125 questions, just
like the real thing. In this mode, the computer
grades the exam and displays your score. The display
gives a percent score for each category. You may
then review the questions. The review will display
the question, your answer, and the correct answer.
You have the ability to go directly to the written
notes to review the information pertaining to the
question. This allows for rapid correction as well
as immediate reinforcement of the study material.
You may select one of 4 pre-made tests
(125 questions each) which will consist of mixed
questions from all categories.
or build an individual category test
made up of only questions from a specific category.
This is quite useful for concentrated study in weak
areas. You may also create your own test.
Build Your Own
have the ability to create your own tests. You can
select the categories, the number of questions,
the mode and even the time for each test.
Note: If a test question is associated with a case
presentation and/or picture, the Case and/or Picture
button will be present. These test aids are being
used extensively now on the written exams. Also,
because you have multiple methods of taking test
and they are all generated from a general pool of
will see repeated questions
after using the system for a while.