NEW EDITION NOW AVAILABLE ON AMAZONSEARCH for ADAR REVIEW This original edition from 2013 is a classic and affordable book to prepare for the FSOT exam. The New Edition was updated for the changes to the test during the 2014 transition from ACT to PearsonVue.The Complete Study Guide to the Foreign Service Officer Test includes information about the test and Foreign Service, valuable test-taking strategies, practice questions and essay prompts. According to the Department of State, 22,000 candidates took the FSOT in 2012 but only 425 Foreign Service Officers were hired that year. The FSOT and other steps in the candidacy are extremely competitive. In addition, if you take the FSOT unprepared and fail the exam, the Department of State requires that you wait 12 months before becoming eligible to take the test again. Thus, it is extremely important to be prepared the first time. More people rely on Adar Review than on any other FSOT Review book for sale at Amazon. For more information about the book and Adar Review, please visit us at: FSOTreview.com The book includes sections on the overall candidacy process, the FSOT written exam and the FSOA oral assessment. The book also has: â€¢ A full-length Job Knowledge practice test with explanations for every questionâ€¢ 12 practice essays. Adar Review commends you on your desire to join the Foreign Service and wishes you success in the selection process, the FSOT and in your career. We value our customers' opinions and wish to integrate any recommendations you may have to improve the quality of the book and the value of this study guide for future candidates. Please share any comments or suggestions for improvements with us by email ([email protected]/* */) or using the contact forms on our web site.