# ASVAB Exam FAQs 2022

## ASVAB Test Overview

What is the full form of ASVAB?
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB).
What is the format of the ASVAB test?
Multiple choice test.
Which organization administers the ASVAB test?
The United States Military Entrance Processing Command (USMEPCOM).
What is the purpose of the ASVAB test?
This test measures your eligibility for enlistment in the U.S. Armed Forces.
What is the educational eligibility for ASVAB?
Students in the 10th, 11th and 12th grade are considered eligible to take ASVAB test.

## ASVAB Test Format

What are the ASVAB test formats?
Two formats: (1) Computerized test; (2) Written test.
How many sections are there in the computerized test format of the ASVAB?
9 sections.
How many sections are there in the Written test format of the ASVAB?
8 sections.
What is the test duration of the entire ASVAB test?
180 minutes (3 Hours).

## ASVAB Computerized Test Format

ASVAB Sections No. of Questions Time duration
General Science 16 questions 8 minutes
Arithmetic Reasoning 16 questions 39 minutes
Word Knowledge 16 questions 8 minutes
Paragraph Comprehension 11 questions 22 minutes
Mathematics Knowledge 16 questions 20 minutes
Electronics Information 16 questions 8 minutes
Automotive and Shop Information 11 questions 7 minutes
Mechanical Comprehension 16 questions 20 minutes
Assembling Objects 30 questions 40 minutes

## ASVAB Written Test Format

ASVAB Sections No. of Questions Time duration
General Science 45 questions 20 minutes
Arithmetic Reasoning 30 questions 36 minutes
Word Knowledge 35 questions 11 minutes
Paragraph Comprehension 15 questions 13 minutes
Mathematics Knowledge 25 questions 24 minutes
Electronics Information 20 questions 9 minutes
Automotive and Shop Information 25 questions 11 minutes
Mechanical Comprehension 25 questions 19 minutes
Assembling Objects 25 questions 15 minutes

## ASVAB Test Scores

It determines your eligibility for enlistment in the U.S. military.
How the ASVAB score is computed?
It is calculated on the basis of the average score of four ASVAB subtests: Arithmetic Reasoning, Mathematics Knowledge, Paragraph Comprehension, and Word Knowledge.
What is a good score to get on the ASVAB?
The minimum AFQT score is around 35.
What is the highest ASVAB score?
99.

## ASVAB Career Exploration Program

What is the ASVAB career exploration program?
It is a career exploration program. It provides opportunities for career exploration and planning.
Does the ASVAB career exploration program apply only to the military department?
No it applies to both the civilian and military worlds of work.