ASVAB Arithmetic Reasoning Prep

ASVAB Arithmetic Reasoning Prep

If you plan to join the military, you will be required to take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) exam. The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is also used for those who are wanting help to determine what type of career is best fit for them. The ASVAB also helps to identify the individual’s strengths and weaknesses as well as their interests.

ASVAB Prep Course

Those taking the ASVAB exam will be tested based on their knowledge of:

What to Expect on the ASVAB Exam. The ASVAB exam contains 10 sections: General Science, Arithmetic Reasoning, Word Knowledge, Paragraph Comprehension, Mathematics Knowledge, Electronics Information, Automotive and Shop Information, Mechanical Comprehension, Verbal Expression and Assembling Objects. The ASVAB includes a total of 145 questions and takes a total of 3 hours to complete.
What to Expect on the ASVAB Exam

• general science
• arithmetic reasoning
• word knowledge
• paragraph comprehension
• mathematics knowledge
• electronics information
• auto and shop information
• assembling objects
• mechanical comprehension


A great way to get a head start on learning what to expect on the ASVAB exam is to take practice tests and answer our ASVAB questions. Our ASVAB prep is similar in concept and difficulty to the actual ASVAB exam and can come in handy to learn about what can be expected on the ASVAB Arithmetic Reasoning exam.

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Arithmetic Reasoning

A steak dinner at a restaurant costs $15.99. If a man buys a steak dinner for himself and 4 friends, what will the total cost be? 

a. $63.96

b. $68.45

c. $74.76

d. $79.95

ASVAB Flashcards
ASVAB Flashcards
ASVAB Study Guide
ASVAB Study Guide







D: In total, the man is buying 5 steak dinners (one for himself and 4 for his friends). To find the total amount he will have to spend, multiply the cost of one dinner ($15.99) by the number of dinners purchased (5): $15.99 * 5 = $79.95

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