Making Calculations

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



Making Calculations


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About This Assessment

Type of Assessment

Competency Dimension

Skill and Ability Test


Time Limit

Number of Items

5 min.

36 items

Predicts Effectiveness in These Areas

Examples of Using Skills & Abilities on the Job

  • General Learning Ability
  • Problem Solving
  • Overall Efffectiveness
  • Completing forms and work documents
  • Making simple calculations
  • Analyzing basic numerical data
  • Reviewing financial data

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Assessment Procedure

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

Sample Problem(s)

Sample Problem for Making Calculations