The Naval Service Recruiting Test

The Naval Service Recruiting Test (NSRT) is an important part of the joining process. The example questions here are your opportunity to practice. The mark you need to achieve in order to pass will be dependent on the branch you’re joining. Ask your AFCO for more information.

In order to give you the best chance of passing the NSRT, try and achieve the highest mark in each section, therefore we recommend you practice as often as possible.

Choose a test to practice

The NSRT will prove your suitability for a career in the Naval Service. Make sure you’re properly prepared by answering the example questions here, and keep trying to improve your score.

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Success in your NSRT will prove your suitability for a career in the Naval Service, so be as prepared as you can be by practicing answering the test questions below and try to keep improving your mark. Naval Service, so be as prepared as you can be by practicing answering the test questions below and try to keep improving your mark.

Numeracy

Numeracy

Part three is designed to measure your ability to quickly and accurately make calculations using the basic operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Fractions, percentages and basic algebra are also included. 

To make the most of this practice test, keep track of the timer onscreen and plan your answers accordingly. Your score is calculated solely on the number of correct answers you achieve, so if you get stuck move onto the next one and revisit if you have time. In exam conditions you would have five minutes to complete this number of questions. On the day you will have 16 minutes to complete 30 questions. On the next page you will have 4.5 minutes to complete 8 questions, this allows you slightly more time to practice and get to know the test. 

Your time is up and all questions have been disabled. Please submit your test to see your mark.

Question 1

Add 1347 + 645

Question 2

Subtract 3776 - 634

Question 3

Add 6342.7 + 89.2

Question 4

33 Officers and 75 Ratings are each allocated 4 white t-shirts and 2 blue t-shirts. How many t-shirts are issued in total?

Question 5

The mat and floor are similar shapes. How many mats would be needed to cover the floor? 

Question 6

What ONE number can replace BOTH question marks?

1/? = ?/36

Question 7

3b + 7c = 7c +  therefore  equals?

Question 8

20% of 60 equals?

Question 9

Multiply 53 x 87

Question 10

If you multiply a whole number by 4 and then divide it by 2, what will the final answer be?

Question 11

23 x 19 = 437

24 x 19 = 437 + X

Therefore X equals? 

Question 12

5 = ? % of 25

Question 13

If a distance of 250 nautical miles is shown on a chart by a 5cm long line, then 1cm represents:

Question 14

1 kilogram = 1000 grams. How many grams are there in 0.7 kilograms? 

Question 15

A Merlin helicopter flies anti-clockwise from point C. Where will it be if it flies through 810°?

 

Question 16

Which statement is NOT true?

Question 17

A Wildcat helicopter flies clockwise from point B. Where will it be if it flies through 540°?

   

Question 18

Which of these boxes will hold the largest number of 1cm cubes?

Question 19

If A = 3e and B = 3e, then which of the following does B equal?

Question 20

x = (multiples of 6, from 6 to 36)

y = (multiples of 8, from 8 to 32)

The shaded area contains common multiples of 6 and 8. Which number belongs in this area?

Question 21

(13 x 8) x 19 equals?

Question 22

a and b are numbers. How many times greater than the average of ½ a and ½ b is the average of 4a and 4b?

Question 23

Twenty seven tiles each measuring 25cm by 25cm fit along one edge of a room exactly. What is the length of the room?

Question 24

A rectangle has an area of 12cm². The length of one side is 4cm. What is the perimeter of the rectangle?

Question 25

A decimal fraction to the name and point  is? 

 

Question 26

3.8 x 6.3 is approximately equal to?

Question 27

¼ x ½ equals?

Question 28

5.4 ÷ 0.9 equals?

Question 29

What is the number 7.8649 - correct to three significant figures?

Question 30

What is the number 7.8649 - correct to three decimal places?

Reasoning

Verbal Ability

Numeracy

Mechanical Comprehension