# Numerical Word Problems Test

Numerical Word Problems, also simply called math word problems, are mathematical questions presented in a verbal format. The questions will assess your mathematical ability and your logical reasoning.

**What questions can I expect?**

The word problems can range from short to long, from simple to complex. Some questions will only require mathematical ability to solve, others will require logical reasoning as well.

__Example question:__

At a toy factory it takes two machines 50 minutes to create 10 teddy bears. How many teddy bears can one machine create in 30 minutes?

__Answer options:__

A) 6

B) 5

C) 3

D) 2

__Explanation:__

First find how many teddy bears one machine can create in 50 minutes:

10 ÷ 2 = 5

Now find how long it takes one machine to create 1 teddy bear:

50 ÷ 5 = 10 minutes per teddy bear
At last find how many teddy bears the machine can create in 30 minutes:

30 ÷ 10 = 3 teddy bears

**Where are Numerical Word Problems tests used?**

Numerical Word Problems can be found in pre-employment tests for jobs requiring math skills in day-to-day functions, including cashiers, analysts, bank tellers, engineers, and more.

## Practice Numerical Word Problems Test

Try a free Numerical Word Problems Test.

This free practice test contains 6 test questions and has a time limit of 9 minutes.

##### Would you like to improve your test score? Practice smart with a Test Prep Account.

Practice on **107** Numerical Word Problems and a total of 426 numerical aptitude test questions with detailed description and score statistics.

**The many features of a Test Prep Account:**

- Preparation software developed under a didactic and methodical perspective
- High-quality practice test questions
- Clearly explained solutions
- Accessibile on
**all**devices - Detailed score data and progression charts
- Reference scores to compare your performance against others
- Training Assistant
- Practice mode (feedback after every question and no time limit)

Learn more or sign up now to get instant online access 24/7 to your personal Test Prep Account.