# ASVAB Arithmetic Reasoning Questions

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 146  Settings  The study of mathematics will improve your reasoning ability. ASVAB Arithmetic Reasoning Questions are designed to test your knowledge of mathematics and teach you ways to apply the knowledge in life situations. It includes test on mathematical word problems that when focused on, you will be better prepared for mathematics as well as well as a whole.

• 1.
For the first two minutes of calls, a phone company charges \$10 and \$5 afterwards. What is the cost of 3 minutes?
• A.

\$25

• B.

\$30

• C.

\$170

• D.

\$75

• 2.
In a refrigerator, there are 4 eggs, 5 oranges and 3 apples. What is the probability of picking an apple or an egg?
• A.

12/35

• B.

7/12

• C.

4/12

• D.

3/7

• 3.
What is the percentage of tip if a meal cost \$97.25 and the tip is \$20.47?
• A.

15%

• B.

16%

• C.

25%

• D.

12%

• 4.
The length of ruler is 25 inches. What is the length of 3 and a half rulers of the ruler?
• A.

87.5 inches

• B.

90 inches

• C.

32.5 inches

• D.

12.06 inches

• 5.
The cost of a small piece of cake is \$2.65. What would be left if three of such cakes were bought from \$20?
• A.

\$20.69

• B.

\$12.05

• C.

\$36.10

• D.

\$8.62

• 6.
Two years ago, you were 5, your brother was 2. What would be the sum of your ages in 10 years time?
• A.

31

• B.

27

• C.

25

• D.

32

• 7.
To wet a whole football field, 930 litres of water are needed. How many litres of water will be needed to wet one third of the field twice?
• A.

310

• B.

620

• C.

300

• D.

320

• 8.
A bowl contains 4 white spoons and 8 blue spoons. What is the probability of picking a white spoon?
• A.

4/8

• B.

1/3

• C.

6/12

• D.

3/8

• 9.
A bag costs \$9.20, but the store now sells it for \$5.06. What is the percentage discount?
• A.

60%

• B.

50%

• C.

45%

• D.

40%

• 10.
. A boy worked for 40 hours per week and earned \$8.10 every hour. His father earned \$10.8 per hour. How many hours will his father work to earn the same amount the boy earned in 40 hours?
• A.

25

• B.

30

• C.

35

• D.

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