# Elevator Industry Aptitude Test (EIAT) Practice Questions

The EIAT reading section has 30 questions.  Below is a more detailed list of the types of reading questions that are likely to appear on the test.

• Drawing logical conclusions
• Identify the author’s intent to persuade, inform, entertain, or otherwise
• Make predictions
• Analyze and evaluate the use of text structure to solve problems or identify sequences
• Give the definition of a word from context

Reading Comprehension I – 20 questions

Reading Comprehension II – 8 questions

### Mathematics

The Elevator Industry Aptitude Test includes a Basic Mathematics section. There are a total of 30 questions.  The topics covered include:

• decimals
• whole numbers
• fractions
• number system conversions
• percentages
• basic algebra
• word problems

### Mathematics Practice

Basic Math – 10 questions
Basic Math 2 – 10 questions
Word Problems Tutorial
Algebra – 7 questions
Percent – 18 questions
Fractions, Percent and Decimals – 14 questions

### Mechanical Comprehension (Aptitude)

Mechanical Aptitude questions usually cover the following :

Levers, Circuit, (Parallel and Series) Pendulum, Pivot points, Switches, Weight, Time and Distance, Pulleys, Conductors, Load, Path, Switches, Fuses and Gears