Test of Clerical Skills (Form A)

Amby Duncan-Carr

Answer the questions below and then click the button at the bottom of the page to immediately check your answers.


  1. Select the correct place for the name in the box:
  2. Your answer:
    A
    B
    C
    D
    E



  3. Select the correct place for the name in the box:
  4. Your answer:
    A
    B
    C
    D
    E



  5. Select the correct place for the name in the box:
  6. Your answer:
    A
    B
    C
    D
    E



  7. Select the correct place for the name in the box:
  8. Your answer:
    A
    B
    C
    D
    E



  9. Select the correct place for the name in the box:
  10. Your answer:
    A
    B
    C
    D
    E


    #6 - 10   Calculate:

  11. 16 + 378 + 3 =
  12. Your answer:
    397
    427
    434
    497
    541


  13. 600,030 - 29,026 =
  14. Your answer:
    570,004
    570,903
    571,004
    629,016
    none of these


  15. 1704 x 605 =
  16. Your answer:
    114,760
    1,030,920
    1,034,920
    1,036,970
    none of these


  17. 11,158 58 =
  18. Your answer:
    109 R 36
    119 R 36
    192 R 22
    209 R 36
    none of these


  19. 21.4 + 8.05 + 63 =
  20. Your answer:
    1.282
    16.49
    30.08
    35.75
    92.45


    #11 - 20:   Indicate which filing cabinet drawer would be used:

  21. George Adams
  22. Your answer:
    Aa -- Cd
    Ce -- Fh
    Fi -- Gl
    Gm -- Ht
    Hu -- Jm


  23. Donnelly & Fitch, Inc.
  24. Your answer:
    Aa -- Cd
    Ce -- Fh
    Fi -- Gl
    Gm -- Ht
    Hu -- Jm


  25. Hobart Hunter III
  26. Your answer:
    Aa -- Cd
    Ce -- Fh
    Fi -- Gl
    Gm -- Ht
    Hu -- Jm


  27. Gnu Industries
  28. Your answer:
    Aa -- Cd
    Ce -- Fh
    Fi -- Gl
    Gm -- Ht
    Hu -- Jm


  29. Franco Fernandez
  30. Your answer:
    Aa -- Cd
    Ce -- Fh
    Fi -- Gl
    Gm -- Ht
    Hu -- Jm


  31. Island Group, Ltd.
  32. Your answer:
    Aa -- Cd
    Ce -- Fh
    Fi -- Gl
    Gm -- Ht
    Hu -- Jm


  33. Geoffrey Daniels
  34. Your answer:
    Aa -- Cd
    Ce -- Fh
    Fi -- Gl
    Gm -- Ht
    Hu -- Jm


  35. Ghosts, Goblins & Gremlins, Assoc.
  36. Your answer:
    Aa -- Cd
    Ce -- Fh
    Fi -- Gl
    Gm -- Ht
    Hu -- Jm


  37. Highway Apartments
  38. Your answer:
    Aa -- Cd
    Ce -- Fh
    Fi -- Gl
    Gm -- Ht
    Hu -- Jm


  39. Horatio Franklin Alger
  40. Your answer:
    Aa -- Cd
    Ce -- Fh
    Fi -- Gl
    Gm -- Ht
    Hu -- Jm


    21 - 25:   Select the word (if any) that is spelled correctly:

  41. Your answer:
    calendar
    calender
    calander
    none of these


  42. Your answer:
    merchendice
    merchandice
    merchandise
    none of these


  43. Your answer:
    competant
    compitent
    compettent
    none of these


  44. Your answer:
    apperant
    apparent
    appearant
    none of these


  45. Your answer:
    insistant
    incistant
    insistent
    none of these


    #26 - 30:   Compare each pair of names or addresses. Indicate whether they are EXACTLY the same or different in any way:

  46. Shawn Scheirer Auto Sales     Shawn Schierer Auto Sales
  47. Your answer:
    same
    different


  48. Linsley-Morrissey Sales, Inc. Lindsey-Morrissey Sales, Inc.
  49. Your answer:
    same
    different


  50. Club Nautica of Pittsburgh Club Nautica of Pittsburgh
  51. Your answer:
    same
    different


  52. Bob Thomas Honda-Kawasaki of Irwin Bob Thomas Honda-Kawasaki of Irvin
  53. Your answer:
    same
    different


  54. 11200 Perry Highway / Route 19 11200 Perry Highway / Route 19
  55. Your answer:
    same
    different


    #31 - 35:   Select the word (if any) that is spelled correctly:

  56. Your answer:
    confidance
    confidence
    confedense
    none of these


  57. Your answer:
    disappoint
    dissapoint
    diseppoint
    none of these


  58. Your answer:
    defendent
    deffendent
    diffendant
    none of these


  59. Your answer:
    amung
    among
    ammung
    none of these


  60. Your answer:
    occassionnally
    occassionally
    occasionally
    none of these


    #36 - 40   Compare each pair of names or addresses. Indicate whether they are EXACTLY the same or different in any way:

  61. 345 Mt. Lebanon Blvd.; PGH 345 Mt. Lebonan Blvd.; PGH
  62. Your answer:
    same
    different


  63. AEA Technology & Engineering, Corp. AEA Technology & Engineering, Corp.
  64. Your answer:
    same
    different


  65. 1254 East Northwest Blvd. 1254 East NorthWest Blvd.
  66. Your answer:
    same
    different


  67. Martin Thomassohn, Jr, Ph.D Martin Thomassohn, Jr., Ph.D
  68. Your answer:
    same
    different


  69. Sarah Michelle Pieffer, MSN Sarah Michelle Pieffer, MSN
  70. Your answer:
    same
    different



  71. Select the correct place for the name in the box:
  72. Your answer:
    A
    B
    C
    D
    E



  73. Select the correct place for the name in the box:
  74. Your answer:
    A
    B
    C
    D
    E



  75. Select the correct place for the name in the box:
  76. Your answer:
    A
    B
    C
    D
    E



  77. Select the correct place for the name in the box:
  78. Your answer:
    A
    B
    C
    D
    E



  79. Select the correct place for the name in the box:
  80. Your answer:
    A
    B
    C
    D
    E


    #46 - 50:   Calculate:

  81. 300 - 64.7 =
  82. Your answer:
    347
    335.3
    236.7
    235.3
    none of these


  83. 0.15 x 0.06
  84. Your answer:
    0.009
    0.09
    0.90
    90
    none of these


  85. 1.8 72 =
  86. Your answer:
    0.025
    0.25
    2.5
    4
    40


  87. What is 4/5 of 90?
  88. Your answer:
    20
    40.5
    72
    80
    none of these


  89. What is 40% of 120?
  90. Your answer:
    30
    33 1/3
    48
    80
    none of these



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