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**About the Exam**

The test was introduced in 1950 to test recruits for the armed forces, checking if they can be trained. There have been a few changes made to it and it still remains the main screening test for armed services since the Korean and Vietnam War.

The AFQT is a Score not a test, that is based on your total scores on four of the ASVAB sub-tests. See our complete page HERE

**Exam Details**

- This a multiple choice test.
- Anyone eligible and interested in enlisting can also take it.
- The test does not emphasize on speed of answering the question.

**Exam Scores**

- The scores of all the tests are combined together into a single score and percentile
- Army recruits should score at least 31 to qualify for the armed forces.
- The score is derived from the tests on Verbal and Math’s sub tests of the ASVAB which includes Paragraph Comprehension, Word Knowledge, Arithmetic Reasoning and Mathematics knowledge.
- The verbal sections are counted twice while the math section is counted just once.

**Exam Content**

This is a Score and not a test, that is taken from your ASVAB score

**Paragraph Comprehension**11 questions to be answered in 22 minutes so you have 2 minutes per question. Here are some of the skills the Paragraph Comprehension section will test:• Drawing logical conclusions

• Identify the author’s intent, e.g. to persuade, inform, entertain, etc.

• Make predictions

• Analyze and evaluate the use of text structure to solve problems or identify sequences

• Find information from a graphic (chart or similar, graphic representation)

• Identify and use scale, legends on a sample map**Arithmetic Reasoning**Also knows as word problems, there are applied math questions. Arithmetic Reasoning questions will involve the following basic math skills:- Basic operations – addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
- Operations with fractions, decimals and percent
- Ratio
- Scale
- Solving simple equations
- Basic geometry

**Mathematics**Basic High School Math including:- Adding/Subtracting/Multiplying/Dividing with Whole Numbers, Fractions, Decimals, Integers, and Algebraic Terms
- Finding percentages

**Word Knowledge**Basic vocabulary knowledge including:- Vocabulary
- Meaning in Context (Give the definition of a word from context)
- Synonyms

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## Armed Forces Qualifications Test Study Guide and Practice tests

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Complete Study Guide including hundreds of pages of Tutorials, Self-Assessments, 2 sets of sample questions, Complete guide to multiple choice strategy, Complete guide to taking a test, and Practice Test Questions for Paragraph Comprehension, Work Knowledge, Arithmetic Reasoning, and Mathematics Knowledge.

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Pages:186

ISBN:978-1480082076

English**Publication Date:**October 19, 2012

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