Paraprofessional

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Comprehensiveness Basic
Administration Time - 30 min
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Language English
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The Paraprofessional test measures knowledge and skills that are necessary for assisting in the instruction of students. The test measures the academic content areas of mathematics, reading, and grammar. The mathematics portion measures basic skills in operations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and percentages. The reading portion requires the candidate to read short passages and demonstrate comprehension of the material. The grammar portion requires the candidate to identify and correct grammatical, punctuation, and capitalization errors, and choose the wording that most effectively expresses the idea of a sentence.

Time Recommended: 32 minute average
Number of Questions: 50
Designed for Unproctored Environment: Yes
Questions per Skill Level: 24 Beginning, 26 Advanced
Number of Sittings: One
Designed for Remote Testing: Yes
Question Format: Multiple choice
Product Category: Qwiz Primary Skills

Test Topics Questions / Topic
Grammar 20
Math 20
Reading 10

Detail Description:

Question Topic Question Description Skill Level
Math Add whole numbers Basic
Math Add whole numbers Basic
Math Subtract whole numbers Basic
Math Subtract whole numbers Advanced
Math Multiply whole numbers Advanced
Math Multiply whole numbers Advanced
Math Divide whole numbers Advanced
Math Divide whole numbers Basic
Math Add fractions Advanced
Math Add fractions Advanced
Math Subtract fractions Advanced
Math Subtract fractions Advanced
Math Add decimals Basic
Math Add decimals Basic
Math Subtract decimal numbers Advanced
Math Subtract decimal numbers Advanced
Math Multiply decimal numbers Advanced
Math Multiply decimal numbers Advanced
Math Calculate the number given the percentage Advanced
Math Calculate the percentage given whole numbers Advanced
Grammar Errors in parts of speech Basic
Grammar Errors in parts of speech Basic
Grammar Errors in parts of speech Basic
Grammar Errors in parts of speech Basic
Grammar Errors in parts of speech Basic
Grammar Use proper punctuation Basic
Grammar Choose the best wording Basic
Grammar Choose the best wording Advanced
Grammar Choose the best wording Advanced
Grammar Use proper punctuation Basic
Grammar Use proper punctuation Advanced
Grammar Use proper punctuation Basic
Grammar Capitalize proper nouns Basic
Grammar Choose best word arrangement Advanced
Grammar Choose best word arrangement Advanced
Grammar Choose best word arrangement Basic
Grammar Choose best word arrangement Advanced
Grammar Choose best word arrangement Advanced
Grammar Choose the best wording Basic
Grammar Capitalize proper nouns Basic
Reading Draw conclusions based on content Basic
Reading Identify a main idea Basic
Reading Understanding less explicit aspects of content Advanced
Reading Draw conclusions based on content Basic
Reading Identify evidence that supports a statement Basic
Reading Interpret information Basic
Reading Interpret information Advanced
Reading Draw a conclusion based on content Advanced
Reading Identify a main idea Advanced
Reading Identify evidence that supports a statement Advanced

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