HESI A2 Practice Test

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You will find HESI practice questions from various sections in our free test below. Review your answer explanations and find which subjects gave you the most trouble.

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HESI A2 Overview

The HESI A2 exam is made up of different subject specific exams. There are 8 different subject exams for the HESI A2.

Your school / program will determine which subject tests you will be taking. You will probably not be required to take all 8 subject exams.

The most common subject exams are math, grammar, vocab, and reading.

An overview of the different sections on the HESI exam.

Preparing For The HESI

Students can prepare for the HESI A2 by using a couple of different methods. Check out some of those methods below.

Study Guides

Study guides are one of the best ways to prepare for the HESI A2 exam. Study guides provide a ton of information on all topics. The best study guides are organized, cover everything you need to know, and can be easily accessed.

If you do not want to waste your time making your own study guides, use our HESI prep course. The study guides in our prep course cover everything you will need to know for the exam.

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Practice Tests

Another proven method when it comes to preparing for the HESI A2 are practice tests. Practice tests will help you gauge where you are at with your studying. Try out a free HESI practice test above to get started.

All of our practice questions and HESI A2 practice tests include answer explanations to help you understand why an answer was right or wrong. We want to make sure our students grasp difficult concepts.

Users who take one of our HESI prep courses will have instant access to 1,500+ question and full-length practice exams.

Our full-length practice exams are timed exams that help students get a better feel for the actual exam.


Flashcards are a great way to prepare for any exam, especially the HESI. Flashcards serve as a fun, different way to memorize and learn the material. Flashcards are especially handy for the HESI vocab section.

Our prep course includes 250+ flashcards to review. Students can use these flashcards to learn the material faster versus traditional learning methods.

Frequently Asked Questions

No, you will most likely not be required to take all sections of the exam. This is decided by your school or program, so check with them.

There are 8 different subject tests:

  • Math
  • Grammar
  • Vocab
  • Reading
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics

Yes, you can use a calculator. However, you cannot bring one. It will be provided for you.

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After students sign up for the course, they will have instant access to 1,500+ practice questions, full-length practice exams, in-depth study guides, and flashcards.

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If a student fails the HESI exam, they are eligible to take the exam again. Students can take the HESI exam up to 6 times.

This question depends on the school or institution you are taking the exam at. The cost varies depending on your school. Students should expect their exam to cost around $50. Most schools range in the $35 to $65 range.

Each school or program sets their own requirements for scores.

With that being said, many schools follow a similar scoring system of a minimum composite score of 75% and a minimum individual subject score of 70%. However, these are not followed by every institution.

Read more about HESI scores.

Authored By: Denise Lessow
Authored By: Denise Lessow

Denise has been helping students study for 25+ years.

Denise has a wealth of knowledge and has helped students reach scores in the top 10% across all subject areas for the HESI, TEAS, and NLN PAX exams.

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