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AUD CPA Exam Tips

October 13, 2017

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While the AUD CPA Exam section contains similarities to the FAR CPA Exam section in its content, structure, and format, successfully passing AUD requires a tailored approach. As Auditing and Attestation specifically covers the audit process, this CPA Exam section will test candidates’ knowledge of certain auditing concepts and their ability to apply that knowledge to unique auditing problems. Equip yourself with this knowledge and these abilities by putting the following AUD CPA Exam tips into practice.


Task-Based Simulations: CPA Exam Strategies

October 11, 2017

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On every section of the CPA Exam, you will encounter Task-Based Simulations (TBSs). A Task-Based Simulation is a CPA Exam question type that requires you to complete four to eight tasks using the information provided, and they can be quite complex. However, you don’t need to let them intimidate you. You just need to learn the exam content and practice answering TBSs.

Task-Based Simulations: CPA Exam Numbers


Document Review Simulation CPA Study Tips

October 9, 2017

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As you may know, Task-Based Simulations (TBSs) are one of the primary question types featured on the CPA Exam. As constructive-response questions, TBSs are not only more complex than the other two question types (CPA Exam multiple-choice questions and BEC Written Communications), but they are also more varied.

One kind of TBS you’ll see within the TBS testlets of each exam section is the Document Review Simulation (DRS). DRSs are particularly intricate simulations, so bracing yourself for them requires specific study precautions. Follow these Document Review Simulation CPA study tips to train for these tricky TBSs.


Dr. Gleim: Our Favorite Teacher

October 5, 2017

With another Teacher’s Day come and gone, Gleim would like to honor the teacher to whom we owe decades of success. Dr. Irvin Gleim, Ph.D., CIA, CMA, CFM, CPA, founded Gleim CPA Review in 1974 after writing one of the first CPA review books. Since then, he has enabled Gleim to help millions of accounting professionals pass their accounting certification exams. With each new course released, Gleim continues to fulfill our mission of preparing exam candidates that Dr. Gleim committed to so long ago.


Taking the CPA Exam: How to Become a Better Test Taker

October 3, 2017

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As a CPA candidate, you know that taking the CPA Exam requires you to learn about the exam and study its content. These actions will prepare you at a basic level, but you can gain an extra advantage over the exam by improving your test-taking abilities as well. After all, the CPA Exam is a test, so becoming a better test-taker will help you pass it.

Tips for Taking the CPA Exam Well

Waiting until you’re already taking the CPA Exam to apply a good test-taking strategy is ultimately ineffective because you can’t become a better test-taker instantaneously. Your inexperience will outweigh your good intentions, and your mid-exam modifications will simply distract and inhibit you. Transforming into a better test-taker requires advanced preparation, so follow these tips to refine your test-taking skills before you sit for and while you are taking the CPA Exam.


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