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Review Materials for the FE, PE, SE, ARE, NCIDQ Exams

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  • Fundamentals of Surveying Complete Exam Bundle

    Save 15% and get free U.S. standard shipping PPI's FS Fundamentals of Surveying Review Bundle, is updated to the current exam specs and provides EVERYTHING you need to pass the FS Fundamentals of Surveying exam the first time.


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    Fundamentals of Surveying Complete Exam Bundle

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    The NCEES FS Fundamentals of Surveying exam is CBT – make sure you have everything you need.

    Give yourself the best opportunity to pass the FS Fundamentals of Surveying exam with PPI’s Fundamentals of Surveying Complete Exam Bundle. This comprehensive collection of resources provides EVERYTHING you need to pass the Fundamentals of Surveying exam the first time. The review materials in this bundle are updated to the current exam specs, contains thorough coverage of surveying principles and codes, as well as numerous practice problems to challenge your knowledge of those concepts. The Fundamentals of Surveying exam is a difficult NCEES exam to pass, with an average pass rate of 40%. This curated bundle includes the #1 review manual in the industry, practice problems and the most realistic practice exam on the market. 

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  • Principles of Practice of Surveying Complete Exam Bundle

    Save 15% and get free U.S. standard shipping PPI's Principles and Practice of Surveying Review Bundle, is updated to the current exam specs and provides EVERYTHING you need to pass the PS Principles and Practice of Surveying exam the first time. 


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    Principles and Practice of Surveying Complete Exam Bundle

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    The NCEES Principles and Practice of Surveying exam is CBT – make sure you have everything you need.

    Give yourself the best opportunity to pass the Principles and Practice of Surveying exam with PPI’s Principles and Practice of Surveying Review Bundle. This comprehensive collection of resources provides EVERYTHING you need to pass the Principles and Practice of Surveying exam the first time. The review materials in this bundle are updated to the current exam specs, contains thorough coverage of surveying principles and codes, as well as numerous practice problems to challenge your knowledge of those concepts. The Principles and Practice of Surveying exam is a difficult NCEES exam to pass, with an average pass rate of 40%. This curated bundle includes the #1 review manual in the industry, practice problems and the most realistic practice exam on the market. 

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  • Surveyor Reference Manual

    The Surveyor Reference Manual is the most comprehensive reference available for surveyors preparing for the Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) exam. It's also useful as a study aid for the Principles and Practices of Surveying (PS) exam. 


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    Surveyor Reference Manual, 7th Edition

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    Format(s):    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    George Cole, PhD, PE, PLS

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    The Reference Manual every Surveying examinee needs!

    George Cole’s Surveyor Reference Manual, Seventh Edition (SVRM7) offers a complete review for the NCEES Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) Exam. This book is the most up-to-date, comprehensive reference manual available, and is designed to help you pass the NCEES FS exam the first time!

    Surveyor Reference Manual, Seventh Edition features include:

    • 44 chapters provide an in-depth review of FS exam topics
    • Introduces many subjects covered on the Principles and Practice of Surveying (PS) exam
    • Enhanced coverage on aerial mapping
    • 8 appendices containing essential support material
    • Over 300 practice problems to build your problem-solving skills
    • Over 120 common surveying terms defined in an easy-to-use glossary
    • Hundreds of equations, figures, and tables
    • Industry-standard terminology and nomenclature
    • Example problems that demonstrate how to apply the concepts presented

    Topics Covered

    • Algebra, Basic Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus
    • Field Data Acquisition
    • Plane Survey Calculations
    • Geodesy and Survey Astronomy
    • Cadastral and Boundary Law
    • Mapping
    • Specialty Surveying Areas
    • Accuracy Standards

    Pair this reference manual with the Practice Exam to maximize your problem-solving efficiency and build exam-day readiness.

    This manual is included in the Fundamentals of Surveying Complete Exam Bundle

    About the FS exam

    The NCEES FS Exam is your first step in becoming a professional surveyor (P.S.). The exam is a closed book computer-based exam containing 110 questions. You will receive and electronic reference at the exam.

    About the PS exam

    The NCEES PS Exam is a closed book computer-based exam containing 100 questions. You will receive and electronic reference at the exam.

    After You Pass

    Surveyor Reference Manual, Seventh Edition (SVRM7) will serve as an invaluable reference throughout your surveying career.

    • Aerial Mapping
    • Algebra and Trigonometry
    • Basic Sciences
    • Boundary Law, Cadastral Law, and Administration
    • Business Law
    • Computer Operations and Programming
    • Data Adjustment
    • Economics
    • Field Data Acquisition and Reduction
    • Finance
    • Geodesy
    • Geodetic Survey Calculation
    • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
    • Graphical Communication, Mapping
    • Higher Math
    • Land Development Principles
    • Laser Scanning
    • Management
    • Measurement Analysis
    • Photo/Image Data Acquisition and Reduction
    • Plane Survey Calculation
    • Probability and Statistics
    • Survey Astronomy
    • Survey Planning Process and Procedures
    • Written Communication

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  • Surveying Solved Problems

    Over 900 problems provide an opportunity to apply your knowledge of surveying theory and equations or both the FS and PS exams. Assess and strengthen your problem-solving skills for exam day.


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    Surveying Solved Problems, 5th Edition

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-655-6
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    Jan Van Sickle, PLS

    Problems and Detailed Solutions for Comprehensive Exam Prep

    This solved problems book contains over 900 multiple-choice problems representing a broad range of topics on both the Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) and Principles and Practice of Surveying (PS) exams. The problem scenarios are instructionally designed so that you learn how to identify and apply related concepts and equations. The breadth of topics covered and the varied complexities of the problems allow you to assess and strengthen your problem-solving skills, while step-by-step solutions demonstrate accurate, efficient solving methods.

    Surveying Solved Problems, Fifth Edition (SVSP5) will help you:

    • familiarize yourself with the exam topics
    • practice using the appropriate NCEES-supplied reference
    • connect relevant surveying theories to challenging problems
    • identify accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches

    Pair these solved problems with the Reference Manual for a comprehensive review, and the Practice Exam to maximize your problem-solving efficiency and build exam-day readiness.

    This book is included in the Fundamentals of Surveying Complete Exam Bundle

    About the FS exam

    The NCEES FS Exam is your first step in becoming a professional surveyor (P.S.). The exam is a closed book computer-based exam containing 110 questions. You will receive and electronic reference at the exam.

    About the PS exam

    The NCEES PS Exam is a closed book computer-based exam containing 100 questions. You will receive and electronic reference at the exam.

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  • Fundamentals of Surveying Practice Exam

    Two 55 question exams provide an opportunity to apply your knowledge of surveying theory and equations for the FS exam. All 110 questions match the exam specifications for knowledge areas and topics to thoroughly prepare you for exam day.


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    Fundamentals of Surveying Practice Exam, 5th Edition

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-654-9
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    George Cole, PhD, PE, PLS

    Build exam-day confidence and strengthen time-management skills

    Completely up-to-date to the NCEES CBT exam specifications, Fundamentals of Surveying Practice Exam, Fifth Edition contains a 110-question exam matching the specifications for Knowledge Areas and topics, and for approximate problem counts within those Knowledge Areas for a better exam prep experience.

    Fundamentals of Surveying Practice Exam, Fifth Edition (SVFPE5) features include:

    • 110 multiple-choice problems presented in two sessions of 55 problems each
    • Problems reflect the format, scope of topics, and level of difficulty of the NCEES computer-based Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) exam
    • Like the FS exam, an average of 3 minutes is required to solve each problem in this book
    • Step-by-step solutions to quantitative problems demonstrate efficient problem-solving approaches
    • Qualitative solutions explain the correct answer, and present related supportive information such as surveying laws, regulations, and history

    Pair this practice exam with the Surveyor Reference Manual, Seventh Edition for a comprehensive review with the Fundamentals of Surveying Complete Exam Bundle.

    About the FS exam

    The NCEES Fundamentals of Surveying Exam is your first step in becoming a professional surveyor (P.S.). The exam is a closed book computer-based exam containing 110 questions. You will receive and electronic reference at the exam.

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  • Principles and Practice of Surveying Practice Exam

    Updated to January 2019 exam specsCompletely up-to-date to the NCEES CBT exam specifications


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    Principles and Practice of Surveying Practice Exam, 4th Edition

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-645-7
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 11
    Authors:    George Cole, PhD, PE, PLS

    Build exam day confidence and strengthen time-management skills

    Updated to January 2019 exam specs

    Completely up-to-date to the NCEES CBT exam specifications, Principles and Practice of Surveying Practice Exam, Fourth Edition contains a 100-question exam matching the specifications for Knowledge Areas and topics, and for approximate problem counts within those Knowledge Areas for a better exam prep experience.

    The NCEES changed exam specs now include deeper coverage of topics like ALTA/NSPS land title surveys; control networks and geodetic network surveys; construction surveys; boundary surveys; route surveys for alignments and utilities; topographic surveys; surveys to establish new parcels, lots, or units; as-built/record drawing surveys; and consultation surveys.

    Principles and Practice of Surveying Practice Exam, Fourth Edition (SVPPE4) includes:

    • Explanations for the CBT format
    • New problem types (alternative item types (AITs))
    • Tips for passing the PS Exam
    • List of additional and reliable reference materials
    • Types of materials to bring to the exam

    Pair this practice exam with the Surveyor Reference Manual, Seventh Edition for a comprehensive review with the Principles and Practice of Surveying Complete Exam Bundle.

    About the exam

    The Principles and Practice of Surveying (PS) CBT exam is a 100-question closed book computer-based (CBT) exam, in which you are given 7 hours to complete. There are two sections of the exam that are approximately 50 questions each. The PS exam uses USCS measurements.

    • Business/Professional Practices
    • Legal Principles
    • Professional Survey Practices
    • Standards and Specifications
    • Types of Surveys
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  • NCEES Fundamentals of Surveying Practice Exam (NCFSR)

    This book contains 50 questions and solutions to familiarize you with the Fundamentals of Surveying exam format and content. New question types are included along with the same great questions you've seen in previous versions of this book.


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    NCEES Fundamentals of Surveying Practice Exam (NCFSR)

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    ISBN:  978-1-932613-87-2
    Format:    Paperback
    Authors:    NCEES

    The NCEES Fundamentals of Surveying Practice Exam

    This book contains 50 questions and solutions to familiarize you with the Fundamentals of Surveying exam format and content. New question types are included along with the same great questions you've seen in previous versions of this book.

    $30
  • NCEES Principles and Practice of Surveying Practice Exam (NFPSR)

    This book contains 50 questions and solutions to familiarize you with the Principles and Practice of Surveying exam format and content. Seven new questions in alternative formats are included, along with the same great questions you've seen in previous versions of this book and the online practice exam.


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    NCEES Principles and Practice of Surveying Practice Exam

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    ISBN:  978-1-932613-95-7
    Format:    Paperback
    Authors:    NCEES

    Contains the same great questions published in previous versions of this book along with updated exam specifications effective January 1, 2019.

    The NCEES Principles and Practice of Surveying Practice Exam

    This book contains 50 questions and solutions to familiarize you with the Principles and Practice of Surveying exam format and content. Seven new questions in alternative formats are included, along with the same great questions you've seen in previous versions of this book and the online practice exam.

    $30
  • Definitions of Surveying and Associated Terms
    This is the surveyor's bible, published by the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM). Long has this best-selling book been a staple in the arsenal of practically every surveyor in America, whether preparing for the licensing exams, or looking for the proper context of a word or term.
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    Definitions of Surveying and Associated Terms

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    ISBN:  978-097659-910-4
    Page Count:    314
    Format:    Paperback
    Dimensions:    8 1/2 x 5 1/2
    Authors:    American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM)

    This is the surveyor's bible, published by the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM). Long has this best-selling book been a staple in the arsenal of practically every surveyor in America, whether preparing for the licensing exams, or looking for the proper context of a word or term.

    This edition is updated to incorporate over 500 new definitions and modify approximately 150 others. The 2005 revised edition contains over 100 more pages than its predecessor but is still compact and easy to handle.

    A colorful jacket has been chosen for the book, so as to give it a distinctive look from earlier editions. Recommended by the CST Board.

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    Take a prep course from the developer of the #1 CA Civil Surveying prep books. Courses are up to date with current exam specs and provide guided structure to focus your studies.

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  • Casio FX-115 ES Plus Advanced Scientific Calculator

    Prepare for your exam with the versatile Casio FX-115 ES Plus calculator—accepted by the NCEES for all exams.


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    Casio FX-115 ES Plus Advanced Scientific Calculator

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    Authors:    Casio

    Casio's FX-115 ES Plus calculator is on the list of approved calculators for the NCEES engineering and surveying exams. Solve exam problems with the versatility and functionality of the Casio FX-115 ES Plus.

    The Casio FX-115 ES Plus Calculator

    • Natural textbook 2-line display = You can find exact roots of quadratic functions, and it displays advanced notation in standard form.
    • Advanced mathematics = You can find the calculation of integrals, derivatives, and summation sequences with the appropriate notation templates. You also can easily identify local maximum and minimum.
    • Engineering functionality = You can access 40 pre-programmed scientific unit conversions. 
    • Enhanced capabilities =  You can utilize complex number calculation, simultaneous and polynomial equation solving, "Calc", "Solv", and base N calculations.
    • Power reliability = It operates on both solar and battery power.

    Master your Casio FX-115 ES Plus Calculator with PPI's Casio Calculator OnDemand Lessons.

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  • PPI Book Tabs
    Organize your exam references using these attractive, durable, and easily customizable crack-and-peel book tabs.
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    Customizable Book Tabs

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    ISBN:  978-1-59126-524-5
    Page Count:    48 Tabs
    Format:    Tabs
    Dimensions:    1 1/4 x 1/2
    Authors:    Editors of PPI

    Quickly locate important information on exam day with these 48 multi-colored customizable book tabs.

    The Ideal Tool for Organizing Information in Your References

    • Simple to affix to a book page
    • Easily customizable with permanent marker (Sharpie)
    • Tear resistant thanks to their special design
    • 48 multi-colored 1-1/4" x 1/2" tabs (two sheets)

    Please note: Not all state boards allow the use of tabbed reference materials during exams. Confirm with your state board whether you are permitted to use tabbed references.

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  • Surveyor Reference Manual, eTextbook

    The Surveyor Reference Manual, eTextbook offers one year access to the most comprehensive reference available for surveyors preparing for the Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) exam. It's also useful as a study aid for the Principles and Practices of Surveying (PS) exam.


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    Surveyor Reference Manual, 7th Edition eTextbook - 1 Year

     

    ISBN:  978-1-59126-649-5
    Format:    ePub
    Authors:    George Cole, PhD, PE, PLS

    The Reference Manual every Surveying examinee needs!

    George Cole’s Surveyor Reference Manual, Seventh Edition (SVRM7) offers a complete review for the NCEES Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) Exam. This book is the most up-to-date, comprehensive reference manual available, and is designed to help you pass the NCEES FS exam the first time!

    Surveyor Reference Manual, Seventh Edition features include:

    • 44 chapters provide an in-depth review of FS exam topics
    • Introduces many subjects covered on the Principles and Practice of Surveying (PS) exam
    • Enhanced coverage on aerial mapping
    • 8 appendices containing essential support material
    • Over 300 practice problems to build your problem-solving skills
    • Over 120 common surveying terms defined in an easy-to-use glossary
    • Hundreds of equations, figures, and tables
    • Industry-standard terminology and nomenclature
    • Example problems that demonstrate how to apply the concepts presented

    Topics Covered

    • Algebra, Basic Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus
    • Field Data Acquisition
    • Plane Survey Calculations
    • Geodesy and Survey Astronomy
    • Cadastral and Boundary Law
    • Mapping
    • Specialty Surveying Areas
    • Accuracy Standards

    Pair this reference manual with the Practice Exam to maximize your problem-solving efficiency and build exam-day readiness.

    This manual is included in the Fundamentals of Surveying Complete Exam Bundle

    About the FS exam

    The NCEES FS Exam is your first step in becoming a professional surveyor (P.S.). The exam is a closed book computer-based exam containing 110 questions. You will receive and electronic reference at the exam.

    About the PS exam

    The NCEES PS Exam is a closed book computer-based exam containing 100 questions. You will receive and electronic reference at the exam.

    After You Pass

    Surveyor Reference Manual, Seventh Edition (SVRM7) will serve as an invaluable reference throughout your surveying career.

     

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    Can I share my PPI eTextbook? No. PPI eTextbooks are registered to a single user.

    Can I return or Cancel my eTextbook access? PPI eTextbooks are non-refundable.

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