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Whether you’re preparing for the Ability–to–Benefit program or about to take the Wonderlic Basic Skills test for a college entrance exam, JobTestPrep is here to help. Our preparation resources include dozens of practice tests and drills, study guides, solving methods and tips, detailed answer explanations, score reports, and more. Start preparing today to ensure your success on the Wonderlic ATB Basic Skills Test.


Ability To–Benefit Program and Test

The Ability–to–Benefit program is for prospective students who do not possess a high school diploma, GED, or its equivalent, and wish to apply to post-secondary institutions.. To be admitted to the Ability–to–Benefit program, students must pass an entrance exam—the Wonderlic Ability–to–Benefit Basic Skills Test.

The Wonderlic Basic Skills Test measures a student’s basic verbal and math skills. The test consists of two 20-minute tests. The math portion consists of 45 questions and the verbal portion consists of 50 questions. This test must be proctored and comes in both English and Spanish. Additionally, this test is approved by the U.S. Department of Education for all ATB Title IV programs.


Wonderlic Ability–To–Benefit (ATB) Test Scores

 To receive a passing grade on the Wonderlic Ability–to-Benefit Basic Skills Test you must receive the following scores:

  • Verbal section – 200
  • Quantitative section – 210

It’s important to note that these are the minimum passing scores for Wonderlic’s standards. Your prospective school or program may have its own standards, so be sure to consider that as well.

JobTestPrep can help you prepare for the exam. Our resources can help you get the practice you need to become familiar with the materials you will face on the exam and helpi you achieve a higher score.


Wonderlic Ability–To–Benefit Test Sample Questions

Take a quick look at the question types that are on the Wonderlic Ability–to–Benefit Test.

Wonderlic Verbal Questions

1. Did you _____ today?
a. swam
b. swim
c. swimming
d. swims

Correct answer: B

2. Choose the word that is misspelled.

The fish in the (A) ocean were swimming rapidly because there was a (B) predotor behind them. To avoid being eaten, the (C) guppy swam into the (D) cove.

A. Ocean
B. Predotor
C. Guppy
D. Cove

Correct answer: B

3. Which word best completes the sentence?

I used a _____ to brush my hair.

a. Toothbrush
b. Shoe
c. Hairbrush
d. Fork

Correct answer: C

Wonderlic Quantitative Questions

1. 81/9 =
a. 9
b. 8
c. 7
d. 11

Correct Answer: A

2. The trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 5.5 hours. How many minutes is that?

a. 330
b. 400
c. 550
d. 620

Correct Answer: A

3. There were 3,000 cookies sold at the state fair. 3/5 of them were chocolate chip. How many cookies were NOT chocolate chip.

a. 1200
b. 1300
c. 600
d. 1800

Correct Answer: A


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  • Four full-length Wonderlic Basic Skills practice tests, including 190 Q&A questions.
  • All question types as seen on the real test
  • Fully detailed explanations and score reports
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