Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB)
If you are serious about joining the military, then get serious about taking the Armed Services Vocation Aptitude Battery (ASVAB). The ASVAB is a timed multi-aptitude test including arithmetic reasoning, word knowledge, paragraph comprehension, and mathematics knowledge. The ASVAB has 10 tests. Scores from four of the tests – Word Knowledge (WK), Paragraph Comprehension (PC), Arithmetic Reasoning (AR), and Mathematics Knowledge (MK) – are combined to compute the score on what is referred to as the Armed Forces Qualification Test (AFQT). Scores on the AFQT are used to determine eligibility for enlistment in the Army, Navy, Air Force, or Marine Corps. Scores on all of the ASVAB tests are used to determine the best job for you in the military.