A+ Computer Science
Contest Materials

 The BEST Prep for UIL Computer Science!


"Our team at Lovejoy HS won our district meet this weekend.
Your Aplus Material has been invaluable for us this year."
Ken Cole - Lovejoy High School




NEW - Updated Reviews - All Java / UIL reviews will be available in word, Examview, and Moodle formats.  These review banks can be easily loaded into Moodle to create interactive tests and quizzes.

NEW - A+ Practice Site ( formerly Hands-on Primer ) - New problems have been added and all problems can be solved online.    Online Practice Site


The UIL Computer Science official test and packet writer will once again be writing tests and packets for A+ Computer Science.



2014-2015 CONTEST PREP COMBO PACK 
   JAVA WRITTEN TESTS and PROGRAMMING PACKETS

Topics will reflect the NEW 2014-2015 UIL Topic List  - $200.00

·  Fourteen (14) UIL styled Java Computer Science written tests with 40 questions each with explanations.
·  Six (6) UIL type programming practice packets with solutions with 12 problems each.
·  Discounted price for buying both the NEW tests and packets.



2014-2015 JAVA WRITTEN TESTS 

Topics will reflect the NEW 2014-2015 UIL Topic List  - $125.00

·  Fourteen (14) UIL styled Java Computer Science written tests. Each test contains 40 m/c questions that are designed to prepare students for UIL Computer Science competition. These Java practice tests can also be used to help students prepare for the AP Computer Science A exam.  A key will be included for each test with explanations for each problem.
· The UIL Computer Science topic list is used to determine question content. The UIL Computer Science topic list contains many of the topics from the AP Computer Science Java Subset.
·  You may photocopy as needed for all students in your school only.
· To insure test security, individual tests will be mailed or emailed on the Monday following the release date. Previously released tests will be mailed or emailed immediately. There are no shipping charges for orders shipped by email. 

UIL runs a Texas based Computer Science contest.  The contest is very well run and the format could be used in any state.

Contact me if you need materials for a date/month not listed.


PRACTICE
RELEASE DATES  - 10.04 - TBA - TBA - 10.25 - 11.01 - 11.08
11.15 - 11.22 -  01.10 - 01.17 - 01.24 - 02.07 - 02.14  - 02.21
Sample Test

 

2014-2015 JAVA WRITTEN TEST to host a CONTEST

Topics will reflect the NEW 2014-2015 UIL Topic List   - $70.00

Contact me if you need materials for a date/month not listed.  We can provide tests for dates not listed.

CONTEST

DATES  - 10.04 - TBA - TBA - 10.25 - 11.01 - 11.08
11.15 - 11.22 -  01.10 - 01.17 - 01.24 - 02.07 - 02.14  - 02.21

Sample Test




2014-2015 JAVA PROGRAMMING PACKETS

Topics will reflect the NEW 2014-2015 UIL Topic List   - $100.00

· Six (6) UIL type programming practice packets. Each packet will contain at least 12 problems of varying difficulty.
· All problems cover common UIL Computer Science topics.
· All packets include a student packet, student data files, judges packet, judges data files, and all contest forms.  Solutions will be provided for all problems.
· You may photocopy as needed for all students in your school only.
· To insure packet security, individual packets will be mailed or emailed on the Monday following the release date. Previously released packets will be mailed or emailed immediately. There are no shipping charges for orders shipped by email.

UIL runs a Texas based Computer Science contest.  The contest is very well run and the format could be used in any state.


PRACTICE
RELEASE DATES - 10.25, 12.20, 01.24, 02.07, 02.14, 03.01

Sample Pack
Packets are released for practice when no longer used for meets.
Packets can be used for meets during the stated ranges above.

 

2014-2015  JAVA PROGRAMMING PACKET to host a CONTEST

Topics will reflect the NEW 2014-2015 UIL Topic List   - $90.00

Contact me if you need materials for a date/month not listed.  We can provide packets for meet dates not listed.

CONTEST
DATES   - 10.25 ( this packet will cover all of October )

               12.20 ( this packet will cover all of November )

               01.10 - 01.17 ( this packet covers two weeks )

               01.24 - 02.01 ( this packet covers two weeks )

               02.07 - 02.14 ( this packet covers two weeks )

               02.21 - 03.01 ( this packet covers two weeks ) 

Sample Pack
Packets are released for practice on the dates shown above when no longer used for meets.
Packets can be used for meets during the stated ranges above.



JAVA MULTIPLE-CHOICE QUESTION REVIEW BANKS

Topics will reflect the NEW 2014-2015 UIL Topic List   - $125.00

Included are more than 20 multiple-choice question banks, containing more than 1000 multiple-choice questions.  These question banks are not included with the question banks that are part of the curriculum materials.  New Reviews coming for Boolean Algebra and Logic Diagrams!

All banks are Moodle and Examview ready!
Banks support Examview 3 and up.
Banks support Moodle 2.0 and up.
Banks support Blackboard 5.0 and up.
 
Topics covered include : Variables, Data Types, Operators, Ifs, Loops, Recursion, Number Systems, Bitwise Operators, Sorting and Searching, Boolean Algebra, Lists, ArrayList, LinkedList, Arrays, Sets, Maps, Graphs, Scanner, Stacks, Queues, Precedence, Split, Exceptions, Output / Printf, Generic Classes, Inheritance, Interfaces, Abstract Classes, Heaps, Strings, Matches, Boolean Logic, and Digital Electronics

· Each bank of multiple-choice questions is provided in MS Word, Examview, BlackBoard, and Moodle formats. 
· Each bank of multiple-choice questions provides concentrated coverage of a specific topic.
· Each bank of multiple-choice questions provides a great way to review for the AP Computer Science exam and for UIL Computer Science contests.  

Java Multiple-Choice Review Questions Sample

 

A+ PRACTICE SITE LICENSE - Live Programming Problems!

Topics will reflect the NEW 2014-2015 UIL Topic List   - $125.00

Online Practice Site loaded with tons of practice problems. 

· Teachers can login and monitor student progress.
· Hundreds of live programming problems that teach the basics and advanced aspects of java programming.
· Great for UIL hands-on practice and training - helps get teams ready to compete quickly!

 ·Topics covered - Input, Output, Loops, Ifs, Strings, Nested Loops, Matrices, Graphs, Maps, Sets, Mazes, Arrays, ArrayList, BigInteger, and GregorianCalendar
· Designed to demonstrate how to get started with basic Java programming processes and then move on to more advanced topics.

· Each topic has numerous problems presented that range in difficultly level, allowing all students to be successful.
· Also included are tips and strategies that have enabled my teams to win numerous UIL and TCEA State Championships.
 

You can mail or fax printable order forms to ::

A+ Computer Science
15418 Coral Leaf Trail
Cypress, TX  77433
fax - 281.256.3390
phone - 832.266.7549

A+ Sole Source Letter

 

If you have questions or comments, please send me an email at     stacey.armstrong@apluscompsci.com    author information