Nclex computation question

0 If we need to answer a computation question, do we need to put the standard units? (ml, mg, ml/min, etc) Or do we just put the numbers?


Feb 11, '13 by julz68The test will tell you what it wants. It will also be specific on how to round it, either whole number or to which decimal point. Hope this helps!


Feb 11, '13 by californiaboyQuote from julz68So of it asks for mL/hour, we only put the number? Do we still have to put mL/hour beside the answer?In my test, it asked for numbers only

Feb 11, '13 by AZMOMO2, ASNThe block actually had the ml/hr next to it... so I just had to put the number in the empty box. I only had one math question, so I am positive about that one. It also told me which place to round to.

Feb 11, '13 by californiaboyQuote from AZMOMO2Thanks for the info guys.The block actually had the ml/hr next to it... so I just had to put the number in the empty box. I only had one math question, so I am positive about that one. It also told me which place to round to.

Feb 11, '13 by julz68Quote from AZMOMO2Yep. I had 5 dosage calc questions and they were all that wayThe block actually had the ml/hr next to it... so I just had to put the number in the empty box. I only had one math question, so I am positive about that one. It also told me which place to round to.

Feb 12, '13 by KelRN215, BSN, RNQuote from AZMOMO2It's been 6 years since I took NCLEX and this is how I remember it being. The answer box would say ________ mL/hr or gtts/min or whatever they are looking for.The block actually had the ml/hr next to it... so I just had to put the number in the empty box. I only had one math question, so I am positive about that one. It also told me which place to round to.