Six-Minute Solutions for Civil PE Exam Construction Problems (SXCCN)

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Copyright: 2012
Page Count: 96
Format: Paperback
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 11
  • Elaine Huang, PE

    Author Information

    Elaine Huang, PE, is a registered civil engineer in multiple states. Ms. Huang holds a bachelor of science degree in civil and environmental engineering from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and a master of engineering degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She has designed commercial and industrial structures, and has managed the construction of concrete, steel, masonry, and wood structures. Most recently, Ms. Huang has worked for the defense industry.



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    Six-Minute Solutions for Civil PE Exam Construction Problems (SXCCN)

    With an average of only six minutes to solve each problem on the Civil PE exam, speed and accuracy are vital to your success—and nothing gets you up to speed like solving problems.

    The practice problems contained in Six-Minute Solutions for Civil PE Exam Construction Problems are consistent with the multiple-choice format, difficulty, and subject matter of the exam.  Understanding how to solve construction problems quickly and efficiently is key to passing the Civil PE exam.

    Solving construction problems on the Civil PE exam also requires a thorough familiarity with design standards, and Six-Minute Solutions reflects those specified for the exam.

    Note: The construction depth exam standards changed as of October 2013; click here for more informationor download a PDF version of the new standards.

    Beat the Clock on the Civil PE Exam

    • 100 challenging, multiple-choice problems

    • 2 levels of difficulty: 20 morning and 80 afternoon construction problems

    • A hint for each problem

    • Step-by-step solutions

    • Explanations of how to avoid common errors

    Topics Covered

    • Earthwork Construction and Layout

    • Estimating Quantities and Costs

    • Scheduling

    • Material Quality Control and Production

    • Temporary Structures

    • Worker Health, Safety, and Environment

    • Other Topics


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    Customer Reviews (View All - 4)

    Great Problems Book Review by Luis
    I havent used it much yet, but it will come with me to the exam for sure (Posted on 9/4/2016)

    Good ref for the const. depth Review by Hazim
    it is fine, and good preparation. (Posted on 3/9/2015)

    Efficient Review by Chase
    The Six-Minute Solutions provides users with unique ways of attacking PE questions to ensure efficient is maximized with regards to time! (Posted on 8/5/2014)