More on the GAIN Assessment Test

The Wonderlic GAIN test is approved by the National Reporting System (NRS) to assess the Educational Functioning Levels (EFL) of English and math skills among adults. It consists of two sections: 80 English skills questions and 75 mathematical skills questions, with a given time of 45 minutes to complete each section (total of 90 minutes). The questions vary and cover both basic and advanced skills in each area. The GAIN test is held at administration centers and can be administered online or on paper. Following the test session, each examinee gets a personal report of their current EFL levels and their progress.

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What is the General Assessment of Instructional Needs?

Skills that will be evaluated in this test are as follows:

English Skills

  • Information Retrieval
  • Letter and Word Recognition
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Words in Context
  • Parts of Speech
  • Proofreading for Grammatical Errors
  • Punctuation/Capitalization
  • Sentence Structure

Numeracy Skills

  • Addition/Subtraction
  • Multiplication/Division
  • Basic Numeracy
  • Charts and Graphs
  • Fractions and Decimals
  • Geometry and Trigonometry
  • Pre-Algebra/Algebra

How to Practice for GAIN?

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