Series 7 – Test Taking Tips
The Series 7 Exam – representative-level FINRA exam qualifies an individual to sell a full range of investment products, including corporate securities, municipal securities, investment companies, variable products, direct participation programs, options and government securities.
This tutorial, available to students registered for Series 7 exam prep with NRS FIRE and will provide tips for taking the test.
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Series 7 Exam Details
Exam Format: 125 multiple-choice questions
Exam Duration: 3 hours, 45 minutes (225 minutes)
Passing Score: 72%
Corequisite: SIE Exam
Broker-dealer Sponsorship: required
Series 7 Exam Outline
|FUNCTION DESCRIPTION||Percentage of Exam||No. Questions|
|Function 1: Seeks Business for the Broker Dealer from Customers and Potential Customers||7%||9|
|Function 2: Opens Accounts after Obtaining and Evaluating Customers’ Financial Profile and Investment Objectives||9%||11|
|Function 3: Provides Customers with Information About
Investments, Makes Suitable Recommendations,
Transfers Assets and Maintains Appropriate Records
|Function 4: Obtains and Verifies Customers’ Purchase and Sales Instructions and Agreements; Processes, Completes and Confirms Transactions||11%||14|
Series 7 Study Materials
Modules: 23 chapters delivered in mobile-friendly, online and printable .pdf formats
Module Quizzes: Twenty-three 20-question, module quizzes to gauge initial comprehension
Live Tutorials: Live, instructor led tutorials offered on a rotating calendar basis
OnDemand Tutorials: 23 mobile friendly OnDemand, recorded tutorials available 24/7
- Introduction to the Series 7
- Test taking tips to help you beat the test
Midterms: Two midterms: a 25-question and a 50-question test
Mini Finals: Two 50-question mini-finals
Final Exams: Six 125-question, weighted finals that simulate the Series 7 exam
Green Light Status Indicator: Know with confidence your level of preparedness
- Suggested Study Plan: System-generated study plan based on incorrect answers on initial assessments. Includes a custom suggested study plan assessment containing actual missed questions from final exams.
- Custom Assessments: Create unlimited, 20 or 50-question, custom exams from any number of modules. Feature unlocks when final exams are completed.
Instructor Access: Unlimited email/phone access to our expert NRS Exam Prep instructors
FIRE Drill App: Access to additional practice questions in our free Series 7 FIRE Drill App
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Candidates who correctly complete our program and achieve our designated “Green Light” average score on their practice final exams go on to pass their actual FINRA/NASAA exams. We are so confident that we offer candidates a “NO-PASS, NO-PAY” guarantee. We will refund full tuition to any “Green Light” student who does not pass their actual FINRA/NASAA exam.*
*The NRS Exclusive NO-PASS, NO-PAY Guarantee: To qualify for a refund, you must complete all course materials: Read all modules, attend all tutorials, take all quizzes and tests, and achieve an average score on your first attempt final exams of 3% over the passing score requirement for your FINRA/NASSA exam. Refund applies to online course fees only.