What Is The TEAS Test?

The TEAS test is used as an evaluation for student's readiness for nursing programs and nursing schools across the United States. The TEAS exam is administered by ATI testing (assessment technologies institute) and is a crucial part for getting accepted into nursing school. As of June 3rd 2022 the TEAS exam has been updated from TEAS Version 6 to TEAS Version 7 and this page relevant for the TEAS 7.

Free TEAS Practice Test Reading Section

ATI TEAS Practice Test Reading Question #1

This sample question is a typical TEAS test question that tests your ability to place a sentence within a sequence of events. Here is a tip: look for specific words that refer to time. 

Which of the following sentences indicates the end of a sequence?





 
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ATI TEAS Practice Test Reading Question #2

This is a typical ATI TEAS exam Craft & Structure question. It tests your understanding of using certain writing means such as underline. We tend to use underline frequently, but have you ever thought why?

Read the passage below before answering the question.

PhD students who are interested in tutoring BA students are asked to submit their nominations to the secretary of the PhD department no later than Friday, July 25. For a complete list of all exercises, see attachment.

Which of the following is the most likely reason for using an underline in the above message?





 
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ATI TEAS Practice Test Reading Question #3

This question is a typical ATI TEAS exam Integration of Knowledge question. You are required to consider all the elements in the question and think what connects them. 

A paper contained several subheadings: Car Crash Results, Gas Consumption, Mileage, Test Drive, License, and Insurance. Which of the following is likely to be the heading of the paper?





 
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The Reading section is the first section on the TEAS test, and its' purpose is to evaluate reading comprehension skills. It has 45 questions, to be completed in 64 minutes. There are three topics in the TEAS Reading section: Key Ideas & Details, Craft & Structure, and Integration of Knowledge & Ideas. Sometimes you will need to read a short or long passage and answer the questions that refer to the passage. Click here for specific and accurate ATI TEAS Test Reading practice

Here are two tips for dealing with the TEAS test reading section: 

  • Read! Reading is a great way to improve your vocabulary and reading speed. You will find yourself spending less time on reading the texts in the test and more time on actually answering the questions.
  • Treat the texts in the exam as real when answering the questions, and do not let your prior knowledge interfere. 

 

Free TEAS Practice Test Math Section

ATI TEAS Practice Test Math Question #1

This is a classic TEAS exam numbers & algebra question. These questions usually require a few steps for solving, so work slowly and make sure you don't skip any step. 

A farmer needs to calculate how much feed to buy each week for his farm. He knows that each cow eats 24 pounds of feed a day and each pig eats 7 pounds of feed a day. If he has x cows and y pigs, how much feed does he need to buy each week?





 
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ATI TEAS Practice Test Math Question #2

This is a typical ATI TEAS exam Measurement & Data question you are likely to encounter on the real test. The key for solving such questions is to make sure you are familiar with central tendency measures: range, mean, median, and mode.

6, 23, 25, 27, 27, 29, 31, 36

Which of the following conclusions would be correct if the outlier was removed from this set?





 
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ATI TEAS Practice Test Math Question #3

This is another typical ATI TEAS exam numbers & algebra question, involving percentages. Here you are required to perform a pretty basic calculation. On the real test though, you are likely to encounter questions with additional steps and a somewhat more complex calculation. Our main tip to master percentages questions is to understand what a percentage means and to make sure you know how to convert between percentages, fractions, and decimals.

In one classroom, 12.5% of the students own at least one pet. If there are 32 students in the classroom, how many students do not own any pets?





 
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The ATI TEAS test Math section consists of 38 questions, to be completed in 54 minutes. Math operations, algebraic applications, data interpretations, and measurements are covered on this part of the ATI TEAS exam within two topics: Numbers & Algebra and Measurement & Data. Calculators are now permitted on the actual ATI TEAS Exam.

Here are two tips for dealing with the ATI TEAS test math section: 

  • Numbers & Algebra is the largest topic on the Math section, with 23 questions, while the Measurement & Data topic contains only 9 questions. Therefore, if you don't have enough time, we recommend to put an emphasis on Numbers & Algebra first. 
  • Make sure you are familiar with order of operations by memorizing PEMDAS (Parentheses, Exponents, Multiplication, Division, Addition, Subtraction). From experience - it saves crucial time on the real test.

 

Free TEAS Practice Test Science Section

ATI TEAS Test Science Question #1

This ATI TEAS Test question asks about a basic topic from the field of neuroscience- the membrane’s potential. We recommend making sure you are familiar with some basic concepts such as depolarization, repolarization, action potential, and the different ions inside and outside the neuron. These are the key to solving many questions from the TEAS Science section. 

Which of the following statements about action potential is correct?  





 
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ATI TEAS Test Science Question #2

This ATI TEAS Test question asks about the function of one of the body's systems. We recommend making sure you are familiar with all the functions of the different body systems. Another important tip is to understand how these functions affect other factors in the body, as the questions might also ask about an indirect effect of a body system.

Which of the following is not carried out by the respiratory system?  





 
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ATI TEAS Test Science Practice Question #3

This Teas Test question asks about the processes of reduction and oxidation of different atoms during a chemical reaction. To solve this kind of question, it is important to remember the rules for assigning the atoms' oxidation numbers. Then, work slowly and carefully, and check the redox change on one atom at a time. 

Mg + 2HCl → MgCl2 + H2 

Which of the following statements correctly describes the reaction above?





 
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The science section of the TEAS test contains 50 questions, to be completed in 63 minutes. It is comprised of four topics topics: Human Anatomy & Physiology, Biology, Chemistry and Scientific Reasoning. The TEAS exam science section is one of the largest sections on the exam, and from our experience - this is also one of the most challenging, as you must memorize lots of information, in addition to understanding chemical and biological processes.  

Here are two tips for dealing with the TEAS science section: 

  • Focus mainly on human anatomy and physiology, as this topic makes up most of the science section. Sample questions 1 & 2 are good examples of this part. 
  • When dealing with the topics of Biology and Physics we found it crucial to rule the basics. Specifically: the structure of the atom, structure of DNA, and differences in structure between solid, gas, and liquid.

 

Free TEAS Practice Test English and Language Usage Section 

ATI TEAS Test English and Language Usage Practice Question #1

This is a typical TEAS Test conventions question, in which you need to find which phrase is misplaced. Here is a tip: first try to say the sentence to yourself in the correct way. It will make it easier for you to locate the exact phrase that is misplaced.

Some say that buying today is harder than finding the love of your life a house. Which of the following phrases is misplaced in the sentence above?





 
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ATI TEAS Test English and Language Usage Practice Question #2

This is a TEAS Test question that requires knowledge and acquaintance with the rules of the English language. Specifically, on this question, you are asked to locate the word that will maintain the logic of the sentence. Read both parts of the sentence carefully and think which word will not make them contradict each other. 

It is very rare to see green turtles off the coast of California; ________, during the summer they can be found among the rocks. Which of the following words best completes the sentence above?





 
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ATI TEAS Test English and Language Usage Practice Question #3

This is a typical vocabulary question. It requires you to pay attention to subtle differences between words and understand if there are redundant words in the sentence. 

The DMV is issuing new driving licenses to people, men, and women under the age of 21. Which of the following words or phrases are redundant in the sentence above?





 
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This section of the TEAS exam is often called the English TEAS Test. This part of the TEAS test is made up of questions assessing spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, grammar, and word meaning. There are three topics in the TEAS English section: Conventions of Standard English, Knowledge of Language, and Using Language and Vocabulary. This section contains 37 questions to be completed in 28 minutes.

Here are two things that will help you score high on this section: 

  • Increase your vocabulary by reading. Indeed, the vocabulary part in the English section is quite small, but you can win these points easily. 
  • Make sure you are familiar with various parts of speech: nouns, pronouns, verbs, prepositions, etc. Parts of speech appear in many questions during this section. The more you are familiar with them and their role, the better you will perform on this section. 

 

Free TEAS Practice PDF Study Guides

We offer five free TEAS practice study guides. Our main free TEAS test study guide includes practice questions, answers, and tips to begin your practice now. You can also find information about the number of questions and time frames for each section, as well as how much each topic contributes to your overall grade. The other four guides are subject-specific and contain tips for each of the subject sections. You can click the links below to download each TEAS exam study guide.

Free ATI TEAS Study Guide PDF with Free TEAS Questions

Questions
Free ATI TEAS Study Guide PDF for TEAS Math Practice

Math
Free ATI TEAS Study Guide PDF for TEAS Science Practice

Science
Free ATI TEAS Study Guide PDF for TEAS Reading Practice

Reading
Free ATI TEAS Study Guide PDF for TEAS English Practice

English

 

Get Started with Over 700 ATI TEAS Practice Test Questions

Our free TEAS practice questions offer a great sample for the types of questions you will find on the ATI TEAS exam and our ATI TEAS practice test packs. Continue your preparation with our updated ATI TEAS packs. Familiarize yourself with the question styles and improve your ability to perform under time pressure with our ATI TEAS practice tests material.

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact Eitan, TestPrep-Online's expert for the TEAS Test (Test of essential academic skills), at ask_eitan@testprep-online.com 

 

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