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PE Power Reference Manual

Available in Print or eTextbook

A must-have book for exam-day success on the PE Electrical: Power exam!

PE Power Reference Manual, 4th Edition by John Camara, PE has undergone an intensive transformation to ensure focused study for success on the new closed-book NCEES PE Electrical Power computer-based test (CBT). This book is the most up-to-date, comprehensive reference manual available, and is designed to help you pass the first time!

The CBT exam is now offered year-round at approved Pearson Vue testing centers. The only resource examinees can use during the test will be the NCEES PE Electrical Power Reference Handbook. To succeed on exam day, you need to know how to solve problems using that resource. PE Power Reference Manual makes that connection for you.

New Features Include:

  • Improved design to focus study on the most important exam material
  • Explanations and demonstration of how to use NCEES handbook equations
  • NCEES handbook equations are highlighted in blue for quick access
  • Additional essential equations highlighted in red for easy identification
  • In chapter callouts map to specific handbook locations to streamline your review process
eTextbook access benefits include:

  • One year of access
  • Ability to download the entire eTextbook to multiple devices, so you can study even without internet access
  • An auto sync feature across all your devices for a seamless experience on or offline
  • Unique study tools such as highlighting in six different colors to tailor your study experience
  • Features like read aloud for complete hands-free review

Jump-start your path to exam-day success with the PE Power Reference Manual.

PE Electrical & Computer Power Reference Manual
$259.00

FAQs

It is an 8-hour exam. It contains 80 total questions: 40 multiple-choice questions in the 4-hour AM session, and 40 multiple-choice questions in the 4-hour PM session.
The PE structural exam is the only open-book exam remaining. All other PE exams are now closed-book computer-based exams, commonly referred to as CBT.
The PE exam can be difficult. The exam tests your competency in all aspects of engineering and should not be taken lightly. You should plan on taking several weeks to prepare and study before sitting for the exam. To see the average pass rate of first time test takers during the last exam, click here.
The PE exam tests for a minimum level of competency in engineering. You need a minimum of four years of post-college work experience to be able to sit for the exam.

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