TEAS Test Study Guide Quiz

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TEAS Test Study Guide Quiz

The Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS Test) is a standardized, multiple-choice exam for students applying for nursing school in the USA. Take this short revision test that combines some English, Mathematics and Science Questions and see what you need to read more on. All the best and good luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An unknown element is found to contain 45 protons and an atomic mass of 64, what is its atomic number?
    • A. 

      A. It cannot be determined.

    • B. 

      B. 19

    • C. 

      C. 45

    • D. 

      D. 64

  • 2. 
    5,344 − 57
    • A. 

      A. 5288

    • B. 

      B. 5277

    • C. 

      C. 5238

    • D. 

      D. 5287

  • 3. 
    Which sentence is written correctly?
    • A. 

      A. Since the professor was excessively boring; many of his students fell asleep.

    • B. 

      B. Since the professor was excessively boring, many of his students fell asleep.

    • C. 

      C. Since the professor was excessively boring many of his students fell asleep.

    • D. 

      D. Since the professor was, excessively boring, many of his students fell asleep.

  • 4. 
    The square above is based on the eye color of two parents, one of whom has brown eyes and carries the recessive gene for green eyes (a). What is the probability that a biological child of these parents will have brown eyes?
    • A. 

      A. 100%

    • B. 

      B. 25%

    • C. 

      C. 0%

    • D. 

      D. 50%

  • 5. 
    3(x − 4) = 18Solve the equation above. Which of the following is correct?
    • A. 

      A. x = 3/2

    • B. 

      B. x = 22/3

    • C. 

      C. x = 10

    • D. 

      D. x = 6

  • 6. 
    'The medical examiner was called in to perform a post-mortem examination.'Which word from the sentence above is a noun?
    • A. 

      A. perform

    • B. 

      B. medical

    • C. 

      C. examination

    • D. 

      D. was

  • 7. 
    'The spleen functions are part of the _____ system.'Which of the following completes the sentence above?
    • A. 

      A. Circulatory

    • B. 

      B. Cardiac

    • C. 

      C. Endocrine

    • D. 

      D. Lymphatic

  • 8. 
    The above is known as what type of graph?
    • A. 

      A. Histogram

    • B. 

      B. Scatterplot

    • C. 

      C. Bar graph

    • D. 

      D. Line Graph

  • 9. 
    'The postman came to the house. He has a letter for my mother. I heard the doorbell ring. I took the letter from the postman.'To improve sentence fluency, how could you state the information above in a single sentence?
    • A. 

      A. Having had a letter for my mother, the postman came to the house, where I heard the doorbell ring and took the letter from him.

    • B. 

      B. Coming to the house with a letter for my mother, the postman rang the doorbell, which I heard, and so I took the letter from him.

    • C. 

      C. Having had a letter for my mother, the postman came to the house, where I heard the doorbell ring and took the letter from him.

    • D. 

      D. When I heard the doorbell ring, I took the letter for my mother from the postman who had come to the house.

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is an example of deductive reasoning?
    • A. 

      A. People who brush their teeth regularly have fewer instances of heart disease. Therefore, good dentistry can prevent heart attacks.

    • B. 

      B. Only 21% of a town’s population have expressed a desire to ban all cars. Therefore, the new proposition banning cars in the state is not likely to pass.

    • C. 

      C. All secretaries are good typists. Cynthia is a secretary. Therefore, Cynthia is a good typist.

    • D. 

      D. All soccer players who play professionally can kick well. Therefore, any future soccer player who is recruited to play professionally will be able to kick well.

  • 11. 
    Timmy can usually make six paper airplanes in an hour. However, if he gets interrupted by his parents, he can only make four per hour. His friend John can make seven paper airplanes per hour. One day, Timmy and John decide to have a three-hour long contest to see who can make the most paper airplanes. During the contest, Timmy is interrupted once every hour. John also had to take a break and do chores for an hour. How many more paper airplanes does the winner make?
    • A. 

      A. 1

    • B. 

      B. 2

    • C. 

      C. 3

    • D. 

      D. 4

  • 12. 
    _______ confident that with enough study they can easily pass the final exam.Which of the following correctly completes the sentence above?
    • A. 

      A. They have

    • B. 

      B. There

    • C. 

      C. Their

    • D. 

      D. They're