The CPT exam is 120 multiple choice questions. 20 of those questions are research questions that do not count for you or against you. The 100 questions that count towards your grade are from your CPT textbook. You should study your textbook, and you can use the study guide on the NASM website, to help you narrow the focus of your studying. You can find the study guide by going to www.nasm.org
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