Offered in Nanaimo or Cowichan (depending on demand)

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The following areas will be covered in the assessment for the above program:

Area of Study

Minimum Score

Details

Time

Reading Comprehension

19/30

30 questions – multiple choice

40 minutes

Grammar/Punctuation

19/30

30 questions – multiple choice. Identify correct usage in sentences (pronouns, verbs, transition words), spelling, capitalization and punctuation.

30 minutes

Math

23/30

30 questions on operations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percent and word problems.

60 minutes

Approximate time: 2 1/2 Hours - A calculator is permitted. A dictionary is not permitted.

Resources to help you prepare for your assessment:

Reading Comprehension Study Guide and Practice Test

Grammar and Punctuation Practice Assessment

Grammar and Punctuation Study Guide 1: Pronouns

Grammar and Punctuation Study Guide 2: Subjects and Verbs

Grammar and Punctuation Study Guide 3: Punctuation

Spelling Study Guide

Business Math Practice Assessment

Business Math Study Guide 1 - Decimals

Business Math Study Guide 2 - Fractions

Business Math Study Guide 3 - Percentages

Business Math Study Guide 4 - Units of Measurement

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