FIGURE 5 World War IIArmy General Classification Test - AGCT
 Sample Vocabulary, Arithmetic, and Block-CountingItems from AGCT-la. 31. AGE means most nearly (A) person (B) school (C) bread (D) time 32. A STAVE is made of (A) thread (B) wood (C) jelly (D) grass 33. To SQUABBLE is to (A) float (B) sing (C) dispute (D) speak 34. A THUD is a (A) nut (B) bolt (C) sound (D) light 35. VIOLENT means most nearly (A) modern (B) dead (C) fierce (D) better 36. Bill has 6 dollars, Jack has 8 dollars, and Henry has 4 dollars. How many dollars do they have altogether? (A) \$16 (B) \$14 (C) \$17 (D) \$18 37. A man attended target practice 9 times. He scored 189 in all. What was his average score for each time? (A) 18 (B) 21 (C) 24 (D) 27 38. Six men went on a trip by automobile. The total expense was \$13.44, which was shared equally. How much was each man's share of the total expense? (A) \$2.24 (B) \$2.56 (C) \$2.92 (D) \$3.24 39. Men start work at 8:30 in the morning and quit at 12:00 noon. How many hours do the men work in the morning? (A) 2 1/2 (B) 3 (C) 3 1/2 (D) 4 40. A camp has 186 men in three equal groups. How many men are in each group? (A) 62 (B) 93 (C) 33 (D) 59
 Source: Zeidner, J. & Drucker, A. (1983, March). Behavioral Science in the Army: A Corporate History of the Army Research Institute. Alexandria, VA: U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences. (p.27).