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  • ARE Complete Review Package (ARRP2)
    Save 15% when you purchase all of our ARE review materials at once.
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    As low as: $755


    ARE Complete Review Package (ARRP2)

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    This Package Includes:

    • ARE Review Manual (ARRM2), 2nd Edition
    • Building Design & Construction Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARBDCS2), 2nd Edition
    • Building Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARBS2), 2nd Edition
    • Construction Documents & Services: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARCDS2), 2nd Edition
    • Programming, Planning & Practice: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARPPP2), 2nd Edition
    • Schematic Design: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARSD)
    • Site Planning & Design: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARSPD2), 2nd Edition
    • Structural Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARSS2), 2nd Edition
    • ARE in a Flash: Rapid Review of Key Topics (ARFL2), 2nd Edition
    • Customizable Book Tabs (TABPPI)

    As low as: $755

  • ARE Review Manual (ARRM2P)

    The ARE Review Manual provides complete coverage of all the divisions of the ARE. Buy the print version, get the E-Book version for only $50.


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    ARE Review Manual (ARRM2P), 2nd Edition

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    Page Count:    800
    Format(s):    Paperback, PDF
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    David Kent Ballast, FAIA, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425, Steven E. O Hara, PE

    Successful exam preparation requires the best resources, and the ARE Review Manual gives you the power to pass all seven divisions of the ARE. This one book provides you with a complete and comprehensive review of the content areas covered on the ARE divisions. Additional chapters covering basic mathematics, important building regulations, and barrier-free design supplement your preparation regime.

    Prepare to pass all seven divisions of the ARE with

    • a thorough review of the content areas covered
    • hundreds of tables and figures
    • advice, tips, and strategies on how to take the exams 
    • exam preparation guidelines

    Comprehensive Reference

    Designed to provide easy access to essential information, this book features:

    • over 350 figures and tables
    • more than 2,500 index entries
    • applicable Construction Specification Institute MasterFormat numbers in section heads
    • quick-reference boxed text containing supplementary information
    • a chapter-by-chapter list of additional references

     

    Exam Topics Covered
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    Acoustics  Decorative Metals  Partitions  
    Architectural Woodwork Doors and Hardware Security Systems 
    Audiovisual Spaces Flooring Construction and Finishes Signage Systems 
    Barrier-Free Design Glazing   Structural Coordination 
    Building Codes and Regulations Licensure  Sustainable Design 
    Building Investigation Means of Egress Wall Finishes 
    Ceilings Mechanical and Electrical Systems Coordination  
    Get the E-Book for Only $50
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    Special Offer: Buy the print version, get the E-Book version for only $50. Click the check boxes next to the print and E-Book versions below to add them both to your shopping cart.

    The ARE Review Manual is a valuable resource when preparing for the exam, but it can be cumbersome when you’re on the go. With the E-Book version, you can study on public transit, at the coffee shop, or anyplace you can bring a mobile device. Click here to view our E-Book FAQs.

     

    • No waiting--receive the book instantly via download and start studying right away
    • No shipping charges
    • A full 3 years of access privilege
    • Print out up to 10% of the pages--purchase the physical book if you need more printed pages
    • Returnable within two days of transaction
    • Single-user license—not for multiple users or commercial use

    Terms and Conditions: Both items must be in the shopping cart to apply the discount. This offer is not retroactive--you must purchase both the print book and the E-Book at the same time to qualify for the discount. Shipping charges will apply to the print version.

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    An Adobe ID is required to access and download E-Books. If you don't currently have an Adobe ID, please create one for free on the Adobe website. You will also need to download device compatible e-reader software. You can use any e-reader software that is compatible with your device, such as Bluefire, Stanza, or Kobo. For best results, we suggest the Kobo Books e-reader app from iTunes®. Download it here and follow these installation steps:

     

    • Open the Kobo Books e-reader app on your iPad or iPhone.
    • On the Kobo home page, click Settings (the gear in the upper left hand corner).
    • Click "Sign in to Adobe" under the Other Services section.
    • Sign in to your Adobe account to authorize your device.
    • Connect the device to the computer where you downloaded Adobe Digital Editions.
    • Open iTunes and click on your device, located under the Devices menu or in the top navigation bar.
    • When you are in the device's Click "Apps" at the top of the page.
    • Select the Kobo app listed under File Sharing panel.
    • At the bottom of the Documents panel, click add, then navigate to the "Digital Editions" folder, located under My Documents.
    • Click Open on the ePub or PDF files you want transferred to your iPad or iPhone.

    If you have trouble at any point during these steps, click here for a PDF of more detailed instructions.

    If the Kobo app is not working well on your device, try another e-reader app.

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    An Adobe ID is required to access and download E-Books. If you don't currently have an Adobe ID, please create one for free on the Adobe website. You will also need to download device compatible e-reader software. You can use any e-reader software that is compatible with your device, such as Better World, Cool Reader, or Aldiko. For best results, we suggest the Aldiko Book Reader from Google Play. Download it here and follow these steps:

     

    • If you don't have an Adobe ID, you'll need to create one on the Adobe website
    • Once you have an Adobe ID, open the Aldiko Book Reader app on your Android device, then tap Settings.
    • In the Settings menu, click on Adobe DRM, then enter your Adobe ID and password to authorize your Android device.
    • Transfer the E-Book file to your Android device with an external SD card or internal storage.
    • Open the Aldiko Book Reader, then tap on the “Files” icon.
    • Locate the E-Book file(s) that you would like to import into the Aldiko Book Reader, check the box next to each of them, then tap on the “Import to Aldiko” button.

    If the Aldiko app is not working well on your device, try another e-reader app.

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    An Adobe ID is required to access and download E-Books. If you don't currently have an Adobe ID, please create one for free on the Adobe websiteTo download your E-Book to your Nook, follow these steps:

     

    • Download the PDF or ePub file to Adobe Digital Editions on your computer.
    • Connect the Nook to your computer with a compatible USB cable.
    • Drag and drop the PDF or ePub from the "My Digital Editions" folder into your "My Documents" folder located in the Nook.
    • Once the file(s) are added to the folder, disconnect the Nook from the computer.
    • Once the Nook is disconnected, browse the Nook for the "My Library" folder. Open the "My Documents" folder to find your PDF or ePub files.
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    If you are unsure whether or not your device is compatible with our E-Books, check the Digital Editions Supported Devices web page and try to locate your device. If it is listed, click on its link for more information about downloading and using E-Books. If it is not listed, our E-Books will most likely not work for you.

    • Building Design & Construction Systems
    • Building Systems
    • Construction Documents & Services
    • Programming, Planning & Practice
    • Schematic Design
    • Site Planning & Design
    • Structural Systems
  • Complete Architecture and Interior Design Reference Package (AIDRP)

    Save 10%. PPI recommends this comprehensive reference package for architects and interior designers.


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    Complete Architecture and Interior Design Reference Package (AIDRP)

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    Save 10%. PPI recommends this comprehensive reference package for working architects and interior designers. The Complete Architecture and Interior Design Reference Package is also designed to support ARE and NCIDQ® exam review.

    Architecture and Interior Design Reference Package

    Give yourself the full set of tools you need for your day-to-day work, and to complement your study. This package includes:

    • Interior Construction & Detailing for Designers & Architects (ICD6)
    • The Codes Guidebook for Interiors (IDCGFI)
    • The Codes Guidebook for Interiors, Study Guide (IDCGSG)
    • 2012 International Building Code® (IBC12)
    • Customizable Book Tabs (TABPPI)

     

    $435
  • ARE Building Design & Construction Systems Passing Zone
    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st. Take your independent study to the next level with an online, structured study schedule, access to an expert advisor, and problems of the week.
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    ARE Building Design & Construction Systems Passing Zone

     

    The ARE Building Design & Construction Systems Passing Zone is a 4-week, online study program for architecture professionals who need a quick refresher before the exam. The Passing Zone combines structured, independent study with the support and guidance of an expert advisor.

    The ARE Building Design & Construction Systems Passing Zone offers:

    • a structured, online study schedule with weekly readings and practice problems
    • online forum access to an advisor who will answer your questions within 24 hours
    • online Problems of the Week to assess your progress
    • a searchable archive of past questions and answers

    Schedule

    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st.

    Advisor

    Your Passing Zone advisor is Brad Saeger.

    Required Texts

    Each week, you will be assigned chapters to read from the ARE Review Manual, 2nd Edition. You will also solve problems and complete a practice exam from Building Design & Construction Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam, 2nd Edition. To save 15% on these required texts, add them to your Passing Zone below.

    As low as: $300

  • Building Design & Construction Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARBDCS2)

    155 challenging sample problems plus an 85-problem practice exam with 3 vignettes help you successfully prepare for the Building Design & Construction Systems division.


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    Building Design & Construction Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARBDCS2), 2nd Edition

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-325-8
    Page Count:    136
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425, Holly Williams Leppo, AIA, NCIDQ-certified, LEED AP

    Get the realistic practice you need to successfully prepare for the Building Design & Construction Systems division of the Architect Registration Examination (ARE) with Building Design & Construction Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam. This edition has been updated to the 2009 International Building Code. 155 challenging sample problems are presented in the same formats as the problems on the exam, including multiple-choice, check-all-that-apply, and fill-in-the-blank. Three sample vignettes prepare you for the graphic portion of the exam. Clearly explained solutions are provided to supplement your review.

    A realistic 85-problem practice exam simulates the actual exam’s content areas, length, level of difficulty, format, and use of logical distracters. The practice exam includes three vignettes covering accessibility and ramps, roof plans, and stair design, just like the actual exam does. Make Building Design & Construction Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam an essential part of your preparation.

    Realistic Practice for the Building Design & Construction Systems Division

    • Downloadable PDF files, which can be can be imported into your drafting software, allow you to practice creating graphic vignette solutions.
    • Practical tips for approaching the multiple choice sections, solving the vignettes, and using the vignette software help you avoid common mistakes.
    • Updated codes and standards provide you with the most current ARE review materials.

    ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam will help you pass the actual exam by

    • sharpening your problem-solving skills
    • increasing your problem-solving speed and confidence  
    • enabling you to assess essential knowledge, skills, and analytical abilities
    • demonstrating the most efficient problem-solving methods

    Coverage of the Building Design & Construction Topics

    • Codes and Regulations
    • Concrete
    • Doors, Windows, and Glazing
    • Finish Materials
    • Masonry
    • Material Costs
    • Metals
    • Moisture Protection and Thermal Insulation
    • Principles
    • Site Planning and Design
    • Vertical Transportation
    • Vignettes
      • Accessibility/Ramp
      • Roof Plan
      • Stair Design
    • Wood
    • Codes and Regulations
    • Concrete
    • Doors, Windows, and Glazing
    • Finish Materials
    • Masonry
    • Material Costs
    • Metals
    • Moisture Protection and Thermal Insulation
    • Principles
    • Site Planning and Design
    • Vertical Transportation
    • Wood
    • Accessibility/Ramp
    • Roof Plan Vignette
    • Stair Design Vignette
    $85
  • ARE Building Systems Passing Zone
    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st. Take your independent study to the next level with an online, structured study schedule, access to an expert advisor, and problems of the week.
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    ARE Building Systems Passing Zone

     

    The ARE Building Systems Passing Zone is a 4-week, online study program for architecture professionals who need a quick refresher before the exam. The Passing Zone combines structured, independent study with the support and guidance of an expert advisor.

    The ARE Building Systems Passing Zone offers:

    • a structured, online study schedule with weekly readings and practice problems
    • online forum access to an advisor who will answer your questions within 24 hours
    • online Problems of the Week to assess your progress
    • a searchable archive of past questions and answers

    Schedule

    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st.

    Advisor

    Your Passing Zone advisor is Brad Saeger.

    Required Texts

    Each week, you will be assigned chapters to read from the ARE Review Manual, 2nd Edition. You will also solve problems and complete a practice exam from Building Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam, 2nd Edition. To save 15% on these required texts, add them to your Passing Zone below.

    As low as: $300

  • Building Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARBS2)

    123 sample problems plus a 95-problem practice exam with a vignette help you successfully prepare for the Building Systems division.


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    Building Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARBS2), 2nd Edition

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-329-6
    Page Count:    108
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Holly Williams Leppo, AIA, NCIDQ-certified, LEED AP, David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425

    The best way to build confidence for the Building Systems division of the Architect Registration Exam (ARE) is to solve problems—the more problems the better. Building Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam provides you with the realistic problem-solving practice you need to successfully prepare for the Building Systems division. This edition has been updated to the 2009 International Building Code. 123 challenging sample problems are presented in the same formats as the problems on the exam, including multiple-choice, check-all-that-apply, and fill-in-the-blank. A sample vignette prepares you for the graphic portion of the exam. Clearly explained solutions are provided to supplement your review.

    A realistic 95-problem practice exam simulates the actual exam’s content areas, length, level of difficulty, format, and use of logical distractors. The practice exam includes a mechanical and electrical plan vignette just like the actual exam does. Make Building Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam an essential part of your preparation.

    Realistic Practice for the Building Systems Division

    • Downloadable PDF files, which can be can be imported into your drafting software, allow you to practice creating graphic vignette solutions.
    • Practical tips for approaching the multiple-choice sections, solving the vignettes, and using the vignette software help you avoid common mistakes.
    • Updated codes and standards provide you with the most current ARE review materials.

    ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam will help you pass the actual exam by

    • sharpening your problem-solving skills
    • increasing your problem-solving speed and confidence  
    • enabling you to assess essential knowledge, skills, and analytical abilities
    • demonstrating the most efficient problem-solving methods

    Coverage of the Building Systems Topics

    • Acoustics
    • Codes and Regulations
    • Electrical Systems
    • Environmental Issues
    • HVAC
    • Lighting
    • Plumbing
    • Specialties
    • Vignette
      • Mechanical and Electrical Plan
    • Acoustics
    • Codes and Regulations
    • Electrical Systems
    • Environmental Issues
    • HVAC
    • Lighting
    • Plumbing
    • Specialties
    • Vignette
      • Mechanical and Electrical Plan
    $85
  • ARE Construction Documents & Services Passing Zone
    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st. Take your independent study to the next level with an online, structured study schedule, access to an expert advisor, and problems of the week.
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    ARE Construction Documents & Services Passing Zone

     

    The ARE Construction Documents & Services Passing Zone is a 4-week, online study program for architecture professionals who need a quick refresher before the exam. The Passing Zone combines structured, independent study with the support and guidance of an expert advisor.

    The ARE Construction Documents & Services Passing Zone offers:

    • a structured, online study schedule with weekly readings and practice problems
    • online forum access to an advisor who will answer your questions within 24 hours
    • online Problems of the Week to assess your progress
    • a searchable archive of past questions and answers

    Schedule

    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st.

    Advisor

    Your Passing Zone advisor is Brad Saeger.

    Required Texts

    Each week, you will be assigned chapters to read from the ARE Review Manual, 2nd Edition. You will also solve problems and complete a practice exam from Construction Documents & Services: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam, 2nd Edition. To save 15% on these required texts, add them to your Passing Zone below.

    As low as: $300

  • Construction Documents & Services: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARCDS2)

    Successfully prepare for the Construction Documents & Services division with 128 practice problems, plus a 100-problem practice exam with a vignette.


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    Construction Documents & Services: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARCDS2), 2nd Edition

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-323-4
    Page Count:    114
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Holly Williams Leppo, AIA, NCIDQ-certified, LEED AP, David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425

    Get the realistic practice you need to successfully prepare for the Construction Documents & Services division of the Architect Registration Examination (ARE) with Construction Documents & Services: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam. This edition has been updated to the 2007 AIA documents. 128 challenging sample problems are presented in the same formats as the problems on the exam, including multiple-choice, check-all-that-apply, and fill-in-the-blank. A sample vignette prepares you for the graphic portion of the exam. Clearly explained solutions are provided to supplement your review.

    A realistic 100-problem practice exam simulates the actual exam’s content areas, length, level of difficulty, format, and use of logical distractors. The practice exam includes a building section vignette, just like the actual exam does.

    Make Construction Documents & Services: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam an essential part of your preparation.

    Realistic Practice for the Construction Documents & Services Division

    • Downloadable PDF files, which can be can be imported into your drafting software, allow you to practice creating graphic vignette solutions.
    • Practical tips for approaching the multiple-choice sections, solving the vignettes, and using the vignette software help you avoid common mistakes.
    • Updated codes and standards provide you with the most current ARE review materials.

    ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam will help you pass the actual exam by

    • sharpening your problem-solving skills
    • increasing your problem-solving speed and confidence  
    • enabling you to assess essential knowledge, skills, and analytical abilities
    • demonstrating the most efficient problem-solving methods


    Coverage of the Construction Documents & Services Content Areas

    • Bidding Procedures and Documents
    • Building Section
    • Codes and Regulations
    • Construction Administration Services
    • Construction Drawings
    • Contractual Documents
    • Project and Practice Management
    • Project Manual and Specifications
    • Bidding Procedures and Documents
    • Building Section
    • Codes and Regulations
    • Construction Administration Services
    • Construction Drawings
    • Contractual Documents
    • Project and Practice Management
    • Project Manual and Specifications
    $85
  • ARE Programming, Planning & Practice Passing Zone
    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st. Take your independent study to the next level with an online, structured study schedule, access to an expert advisor, and problems of the week.
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    As low as: $300


    ARE Programming, Planning & Practice Passing Zone

     

    The ARE Programming, Planning & Practice Passing Zone is a 4-week, online study program for architecture professionals who need a quick refresher before the exam. The Passing Zone combines structured, independent study with the support and guidance of an expert advisor.

    The ARE Programming, Planning & Practice Passing Zone offers:

    • a structured, online study schedule with weekly readings and practice problems
    • online forum access to an advisor who will answer your questions within 24 hours
    • online Problems of the Week to assess your progress
    • a searchable archive of past questions and answers

    Schedule

    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st.

    Advisor

    Your Passing Zone advisor is Brad Saeger.

    Required Texts

    Each week, you will be assigned chapters to read from the ARE Review Manual, 2nd Edition. You will also solve problems and complete a practice exam from Programming, Planning & Practice: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam, 2nd Edition. To save 15% on these required texts, add them to your Passing Zone below.

    As low as: $300

  • Programming, Planning & Practice: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARPPP2)

    88 challenging sample problems plus an 85-problem practice exam with a vignette help you successfully prepare for the Programming, Planning & Practice division.


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    Programming, Planning & Practice: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARPPP2), 2nd Edition

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-327-2
    Page Count:    102
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Holly Williams Leppo, AIA, NCIDQ-certified, LEED AP, David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425

    Get the realistic practice you need to successfully prepare for the Programming, Planning & Practice division of the Architect Registration Examination (ARE) with Programming, Planning & Practice: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam. This edition has been updated to the 2007 AIA documents. 88 challenging sample problems are presented in the same formats as the problems on the exam, including multiple-choice, check-all-that-apply, and fill-in-the-blank. A sample vignette prepares you for the graphic portion of the exam. Clearly explained solutions are provided to supplement your review.

    A realistic 85-problem practice exam simulates the actual exam’s content areas, length, level of difficulty, format, and use of logical distractors. The practice exam includes a site zoning vignette just like the actual exam does.

    Make Programming, Planning & Practice: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam an essential part of your preparation.

    Realistic Practice for the Programming, Planning & Practice Division

    • Downloadable PDF files, which can be can be imported into your drafting software, allow you to practice creating graphic vignette solutions.
    • Practical tips for approaching the multiple-choice sections, solving the vignettes, and using the vignette software help you avoid common mistakes.
    • Updated codes and standards provide you with the most current ARE review materials.

    ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam will help you pass the actual exam by

    • sharpening your problem-solving skills
    • increasing your problem-solving speed and confidence  
    • enabling you to assess essential knowledge, skills, and analytical abilities
    • demonstrating the most efficient problem-solving methods

    Coverage of the Programming, Planning & Practice Topics

    • Codes and Regulations
    • Environmental, Social, and Economic Issues
    • Programming and Analysis
    • Project and Practice Management
    • Project Budget and Financing
    • Site Zoning
    • Codes and Regulations
    • Environmental, Social and Economic Issues
    • Programming and Analysis
    • Project and Practice Management
    • Project Budget and Financing
    • Site Zoning
    $85
  • ARE Site Planning & Design Passing Zone
    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st. Take your independent study to the next level with an online, structured study schedule, access to an expert advisor, and problems of the week.
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    As low as: $300


    ARE Site Planning & Design Passing Zone

     

    The ARE Site Planning & Design Passing Zone is a 4-week, online study program for architecture professionals who need a quick refresher before the exam. The Passing Zone combines structured, independent study with the support and guidance of an expert advisor.

    The ARE Site Planning & Design Passing Zone offers:

    • a structured, online study schedule with weekly readings and practice problems
    • online forum access to an advisor who will answer your questions within 24 hours
    • online Problems of the Week to assess your progress
    • a searchable archive of past questions and answers

    Schedule

    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st.

    Advisor

    Your Passing Zone advisor is Brad Saeger.

    Required Texts

    Each week, you will be assigned chapters to read from the ARE Review Manual, 2nd Edition. You will also solve problems and complete a practice exam from Site Planning & Design: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam, 2nd Edition. To save 15% on these required texts, add them to your Passing Zone below.

    As low as: $300

  • Site Planning & Design: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARSPD2)
    Successfully prepare for the Site Planning & Design division of the ARE.
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    Site Planning & Design: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARSPD2), 2nd Edition

    In Stock / Ships in one business day.

    ISBN:  978-1-59126-154-4
    Page Count:    94
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425

    Get the realistic problem-solving practice you need to pass the Site Planning & Design division of the ARE with Site Planning & Design: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam.

    63 challenging sample problems are presented in the same formats as the problems on the exam, including multiple choice, check all that apply, and fill in the blank. Two sample vignettes in Site Design and Site Grading are designed to help build your confidence and prepare you for the exam. Clearly explained solutions, many of which are enhanced with study notes, are provided to supplement your review.

    After completing the sample problems, make sure you are fully prepared for the exam by taking the realistic practice exam. Designed to help you manage your study time effectively by identifying your areas of strength and weakness, the practice exam includes 65 multiple-choice problems as well as Site Grading and Site Design vignettes. This practice exam mirrors the actual exam through the topics covered, length, level of difficulty, format, and the use of logical distractors.

    Coverage of the Site Planning & Design Topics

    • Circulation and Parking
    • Climate and Sustainable Design
    • Legal and Economic Influences
    • Other Site Design Influences
    • Site Analysis
    • Site Design
    • Site Grading
    • Transportation and Utilities
    • Urban Development and Community Influences

    Get the Power to Pass with ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam

    • Sharpen your problem-solving skills
    • Increase your problem-solving speed and confidence
    • Assess essential knowledge, skills, and analytical abilities
    • See the most efficient problem-solving methods through clearly explained solutions

    Topics Covered

    • Circulation and Parking
    • Climate and Sustainable Design
    • Legal and Economic Influences
    • Other Site Design Influences
    • Site Analysis
    • Site Design
    • Site Grading
    • Transportation and Utilities
    • Urban Development and Community Influences
    $85
  • ARE Schematic Design Passing Zone
    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st. Take your independent study to the next level with an online, structured study schedule, access to an expert advisor, and a searchable archive of past questions and answers.
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    As low as: $300


    ARE Schematic Design Passing Zone

     

    The ARE Schematic Design Passing Zone is a 4-week, online study program for architecture professionals who need a quick refresher before the exam. The Passing Zone combines structured, independent study with the support and guidance of an expert advisor.

    The ARE Schematic Design Passing Zone offers:

    • a structured, online study schedule with weekly readings and practice problems
    • online forum access to an advisor who will answer your questions within 24 hours
    • a searchable archive of past questions and answers

    Schedule

    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st.

    Advisor

    Your Passing Zone advisor is Brad Saeger.

    Required Texts

    Each week, you will be assigned chapters to read from the ARE Review Manual, 2nd Edition. You will also solve problems and complete a practice exam from Schematic Design: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam. To save 15% on these required texts, add them to your Passing Zone below.

    As low as: $300

  • Schematic Design: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARSD)
    Successfully prepare for the Schematic Design division with 4 challenging sample vignettes, plus a realistic practice exam with 2 additional vignettes.
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    $85

    Schematic Design: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARSD)

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-125-4
    Page Count:    76
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425

    To pass the Schematic Design division of the ARE, you will need to successfully design two vignettes—one building layout vignette and one interior layout vignette. Schematic Design: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam gives you the realistic practice you need to successfully prepare for this division. Sharpen your problem-solving skills, increase your problem-solving speed and confidence, and assess essential knowledge.

    Each vignette includes a site plan where you create your solution. In addition to being included in the book, site plans are also available online and can be downloaded as a PDF. These site plans are accompanied by valuable tips for creating passing solutions on the actual computerized exam. Also included are fully explained examples of passing and failing designs to help you sharpen your problem-solving skills.

    Realistic practice for the Schematic Design division

    • 4 challenging sample vignettes
    • A realistic practice exam with two additional vignettes
    • Each vignette includes a site plan where you create your solution
    • Valuable tips for creating passing solutions on the actual computerized exam
    • Fully explained examples of passing and failing designs

    Coverage of the Schematic Design Topics

    • Building Layout
    • Interior Layout
    $85
  • ARE Structural Systems Passing Zone
    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st. Take your independent study to the next level with an online, structured study schedule, access to an expert advisor, and problems of the week.
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    ARE Structural Systems Passing Zone

     

    The ARE Structural Systems Passing Zone is a 4-week, online study program for architecture professionals who need a quick refresher before the exam. The Passing Zone combines structured, independent study with the support and guidance of an expert advisor.

    The ARE Structural Systems Passing Zone offers:

    • a structured, online study schedule with weekly readings and practice problems
    • online forum access to an advisor who will answer your questions within 24 hours
    • online Problems of the Week to assess your progress
    • a searchable archive of past questions and answers

    Schedule

    This Passing Zone begins May 6th and ends June 1st.

    Advisor

    Your Passing Zone advisor is Brad Saeger.

    Required Texts

    Each week, you will be assigned chapters to read from the ARE Review Manual, 2nd Edition. You will also solve problems and complete a practice exam from Structural Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam, 2nd Edition. To save 15% on these required texts, add them to your Passing Zone below.

    As low as: $300

  • Structural Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARSS2)

    125 challenging sample problems plus a 125-problem practice exam with a vignette help you successfully prepare for the Structural Systems division.


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    Structural Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (ARSS2), 2nd Edition

    In Stock / Ships in one business day.

    ISBN:  978-1-59126-331-9
    Page Count:    136
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Rima Taher, PhD, PE

    The best way to build confidence for the Structural Systems division of the Architect Registration Exam (ARE) is to solve problems—the more problems the better. Structural Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam provides you with the realistic problem-solving practice you need to successfully prepare for the Structural Systems division. This edition has been updated to the 2009 International Building Code. 125 challenging sample problems are presented in the same formats as the problems on the exam, including multiple-choice, check-all-that-apply, and fill-in-the-blank. A sample vignette prepares you for the graphic portion of the exam. Clearly explained solutions are provided to supplement your review.

    A realistic 125-problem practice exam simulates the actual exam’s content areas, length, level of difficulty, format, and use of logical distractors. The practice exam includes a structural layout vignette, just like the actual exam does.

    Make Structural Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam an essential part of your preparation.

    Realistic Practice for the Structural Systems Divsion

    • Downloadable PDF files, which can be can be imported into your drafting software, allow you to practice creating graphic vignette solutions.
    • Practical tips for approaching the multiple-choice sections, solving the vignettes, and using the vignette software help you avoid common mistakes.
    • Updated codes and standards provide you with the most current ARE review materials.

    ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam will help you pass the actual exam by

    • sharpening your problem-solving skills
    • increasing your problem-solving speed and confidence  
    • enabling you to assess essential knowledge, skills, and analytical abilities
    • demonstrating the most efficient problem-solving methods

    Coverage of the Structural Systems Topics

    • Concrete Structures
    • Connections
    • Foundation Systems
    • Lateral Forces: Principles
    • Notable Structures and Engineers
    • Seismic Design
    • Statics and Strength of Materials
    • Steel Structures
    • Structural Analysis
    • Truss Analysis
    • Vignette
      • Structural Layout
    • Walls and Retaining Walls
    • Wind Design
    • Wood Structures
    • Concrete Structures
    • Connections
    • Foundation Systems
    • Lateral Forces: Principles
    • Notable Structures and Engineers
    • Seismic Design
    • Statics and Strength of Materials
    • Steel Structures
    • Structural Analysis
    • Truss Analysis
    • Vignette
      • Structural Layout
    • Walls and Retaining Walls
    • Wind Design
    • Wood Structures
    $85
  • ARE in a Flash: Rapid Review of Key Topics (ARFL2)
    A perfect supplement for ARE preparation. Over 400 cards challenge your recall of key information and definitions, and improve your problem-solving speed.
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    ARE in a Flash: Rapid Review of Key Topics (ARFL2), 2nd Edition

    In Stock / Ships in one business day.

    ISBN:  978-1-59126-320-3
    Page Count:    407
    Format:    Cards
    Dimensions:    3 x 4
    Authors:    Gary E. Demele, AIA, NCARB

    ARE in a Flash is a perfect supplement for Architect Registration Exam (ARE) preparation. These 400+ cards challenge your recall of key concepts and definitions, and improve your problem-solving speed. Each card contains key information in the form of a question and you can assess your knowledge by looking at the answers on the reverse side of the card.

    Quickly Review Important Concepts for the ARE

    • Memorize key definitions.
    • Increase your problem-solving speed.
    • Improve your confidence.

    This product is nonreturnable if opened.

    $40

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