ASVAB Paragraph Comprehension

Practice Quiz presents 28 free review questions and explanations for the Paragraph Comprehension subtest of the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) given by the United States Military Entrance Processing Command (USMEPC).

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The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) Paragraph Comprehension is a subtest of the larger exam administered by the United States Military Entrance Processing Command. American citizens who are eligible to be enlisted may take the exam, and once they have completed it, they must wait one full month before they can retest if they choose.

There are 15 multiple-choice questions in total, and test-takers have 13 minutes to complete this portion of the exam. The questions feature a short passage and 4 options from which the test taker must choose. This part of the exam gauges the test taker\'s ability to comprehend themes and infer meaning from the paragraphs. It may be taken in paper or computerized form.

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