# AFQT Practice Questions

### Questions on the AFQT test

The AFQT score is one of the most important scores on the ASVAB test. Other qualifications, such as your age, weight, marital status, may be waived, but the AFQT score will NOT be waived.

The AFQT sub-tests are:

• Arithmetic Reasoning – Math word problems.
• Word Knowledge – Vocabulary, Meaning in Context and synonyms.
• Paragraph Comprehension – Understand and extract
information from written material.
• Mathematics Knowledge – Basic High School math.

### Paragraph Comprehension

The Paragraph Comprehension tests your ability to obtain information from written passages.  There are 11 questions that must be answered in 22 minutes.

### Arithmetic Reasoning

Word Problems

How to Solve Word Problems

### Word Knowledge

Ability to select the correct meaning of a word presented in context and to  identify best synonym for a given word

### Mathematics Knowledge

Knowledge of high school mathematics  principles.  There are 16 questions that must be answered in 20 minutes.

### Practice

Exponents – 8 questions
Basic Math – 10 questions
Basic Math 2 – 10 questions
Word Problems Tutorial
Algebra – 7 questions
Percent – 18 questions
Fractions, Percent and Decimals – 14 questions
Basic Geometry – 9 questions
Slope of a Line
Pythagorean Geometry
Linear Equations with 1 variable – 5 questions
Linear Equations with 2 variables – 5 questions
Scientific Notation – Complete Tutorial and 6 questions
Order of Operation – 6 questions

### Online Course

AFQT Online Practice Course
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### Contents

Getting Started
How this Study Guide is Organized 7
The AFQT Study Plan 8
Making a Study Schedule 10

Paragraph Comprehension
Self-Assessment 14
Help with Paragraph Comprehension 26

Arithmetic Reasoning
Self-Assessment 33
Arithmetic Reasoning Problems 44

Word Knowledge
Self-Assessment 53
Help with Building your Vocabulary 57

Mathematics
Self-Assessment 63
Fractions, Decimals and Percent Tutorial 79
Metric Conversion Tutorial 80
Algebraic Equations Tutorial 83
Basic Geometry Tutorial 84
Calculating Perimeter, Area & Volume 86

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