Adding and Subtracting Numbers

"Adding and Subtracting Numbers" is an employment test that measures the ability to solve math problems involving whole numbers, fractions, and decimals, by using addition and subtraction (math test). This skills test assesses basic numerical skills required for completing various job tasks.



Adding and Subtracting Numbers


Tests are administered through WebAssess, our online testing system. To access our tests, please complete our free registration, which does not obligate you in any way to buy our products.


About This Assessment

Type of Assessment

Competency Dimension

Skill and Ability Test


Time Limit

Number of Items

5 min.

56 items

Predicts Effectiveness in These Areas

Examples of Using Skills & Abilities on the Job

  • General Learning Ability
  • Problem Solving
  • Productivity / Efficiency
  • Quality of Work
  • Completing forms and work documents
  • Making simple calculations
  • Analyzing basic numerical data

Recommended for These Jobs

  • Building Maintenance Specialist
  • Cafeteria and Kitchen Worker
  • Custodial Technician / Janitor
  • Groundskeeper
  • Safety / Security Specialist
  • Skilled Assembler
  • Unskilled / Semi-Skilled Assembler
  • Vehicle Driver
  • Warehouse Fulfillment Specialist
  • Warehouse Worker

Assessment Procedure

This assessment includes various math problems involving addition and subtraction. For each problem, individuals are asked to choose the alternative that they think is the correct answer.

Sample Problem(s)

Sample Problem for Adding and Subtracting Numbers