Core Practice Exam
Last verified on October 4, 2019
The Core Practice Exam is a resource for candidates preparing for the diagnostic radiology Core Exam. The software interface that you will see is the same interface used in the ABR exam centers. While the content presented in the practice exam is specific to the Core Exam, the software interaction can be used by anyone preparing for a Diagnostic Radiology Core, Certifying, Subspecialty, Radioisotope Safety (RISE), or MOC exam.
The content selected for this practice exam is a sample of what could be found on a Core Exam, including question formats and content areas covered. Please note that all images within this exam have been optimized for the ABR exam centers. Your own computer may have a different calibration. The best way to use this practice exam is to take it in one sitting without reviewing the answers as you go, as if you were taking an actual exam. An answer key
, which can be printed, has been provided for the exam.
You can access the practice exam from the ABR website by clicking here
. Please note that using Internet Explorer 10 or the latest version of Google Chrome on a desktop operating system will provide you with the most complete experience. Mobile device browsers are not supported.
Core Practice Exam FAQs
How do I log in to the Core Practice Exam?
Enter you credentials accordingly:
Candidate Code: Your ABR ID
Validation Code: Your password in myABR
Launch Code: Enter “core”
Where are the Practice Exam answers?
Answers can be found in the Answer Key
Scores for the Practice Exam are not generated. If you wish to manually calculate your score, please compare your answers to the Answer Key found above.
What is the point of the Practice Exam?
The Core Practice Exam is intended to help you gain familiarity with the exam software. It is not intended to be a comprehensive overview of content or questions found on the exam. To find the latest versions of Core Exam Study Resources, please visit here
How many questions are on the Practice Exam?
There are 100 items on the exam. A tutorial precedes the practice questions.
How many times may I take the Practice Exam?
As often as you’d like. It will need to be reset before taking it again. To reset, please visit here
Once there, enter your Candidate Code (your ABR ID) and Validation Code (myABR password), and click “Log In.” Your Practice Exam will be reset.
Will my responses be saved if I walk away or take a break?
Closing your internet browser will not save your responses. After a long period of inactivity, the exam may time out, and your responses will not be saved.