Purpose: The Accounting & Bookkeeping Math Test evaluates a candidate’s skills in basic bookkeeping, accounting principles, and use of Excel spreadsheets. This aptitude test is appropriate for candidates going into a bookkeeping or entry-level accounting job where the new hire is expected to bring some basic skills into the job. It is a quick measure of ability and useful to inform your hiring decision.
About the Accounting & Bookkeeping Math Test
About the Test: This untimed test consists of 10 arithmetic problems, 10 word problems, and 20 items requiring interpretation of a spreadsheet.
High Scorers: Candidates scoring high on this test will be able to take on basic tasks without much supervision, and they will move quickly to learn new accounting tasks specific to your company.
Low Scorers: Candidates scoring low on this test will need a great deal of new employee orientation and training. They will not be able to function on their own without guidance.
Validity Information: This test was developed by subject matter experts. It has been reviewed by other experts in the accounting field to demonstrate content validity. Before using this test, we recommend that you review the content of the items to determine its appropriateness in your work environment.