Last Updated on June 26, 2024

HSPT Quantitative Skills Practice Test 2024 (52 Questions and Answers) with explanation. You can try the HSPT (High School Placement Test) Quantitative Skills Practice Test for free, with review questions and answers. In addition, you can download a printable PDF for better HSPT test prep.

**Number Series (18 questions):** These questions test your ability to reason nonverbally. You’ll be given a series of numbers arranged in a set pattern and asked to pick, from four choices, the number that would logically come next in the series.

**Geometric Comparison (9 questions):** These questions test your ability to reason nonverbally. You will be shown three geometric figures and asked quantitative questions about the figures—for example, which has more than, which has less than, or is equal to one of four choices.

**Nongeometric Comparison (8 questions):** Your nonverbal reasoning skills will be tested. You’ll be given three number statements and asked quantitative questions about the statements—for example, which is greater than, less than, or equal to one of four choices.

**Number Manipulation (17 questions):** These questions test basic math ability. You’ll be asked to perform mathematical operations to decide which of four choices is the correct answer.

## HSPT Quantitative Skills Practice Test

**Q61. Look at this series: 1, 4, 9, 5, 17,… What number should come next?**

- (A) 6
- (B) 8
- (C) 22
- (D) 25

**Q62. Examine (A), (B), and (C) and find the best answer.**

- (A) (A) is more shaded than (B).
- (B) (B) is less shaded than (C).
- (C) (A) and (B) are equally shaded.
- (D) (B) and (C) are equally shaded.

**Q63. What number is 3 more than 20% of 100?**

- (A) 17
- (B) 23
- (C) 28
- (D) 123

**Q64. Examine (A), (B), and (C) and find the best answer.**

- (A) (A) 3 + (2 * 1)
- (B) (B) 8 / (2 * 2)
- (C) (C) 10 divided by (1 + 1)
- (A) (A) and (B) are equal.
- (B) (C) is greater than (B).
- (C) (A) is greater than (B) but less than (C).
- (D) (C) is greater than (B) but less than (A).

**Q65. Look at this series: 567, 542, 517, 492,… What number should come next?**

- (A) 499
- (B) 483
- (C) 477
- (D) 467

**Q66. Look at this series: 9, 12, 11, 14, 13, 16, 15,… What two numbers should come next?**

- (A) 14, 13
- (B) 8, 21
- (C) 14, 17
- (D) 18, 17

**Q67. Examine (A), (B), and (C) and find the best answer.**

- (A) The number of lines in (A) and (C) together equals the number of lines in (B).
- (B) The number of lines in (B) is five more than the number of lines in (C).
- (C) The number of lines in (A) is two more than the number of lines in (B).
- (D) The number of lines in (B) and (C) together is five more than the number of lines in (A).

**Q68. What number is 7 less than 3/4 of 20?**

- (A) -2
- (B) 8
- (C) 10
- (D) 13

**Q69. Examine (A), (B), and (C) and find the best answer.**

(A) 1/3 of 12

(B) 4% of 100

(C) 1/5 of 10

- (A) (A) is less than (C).
- (B) (A) and (B) are equal.
- (C) (A) plus (B) is equal to (C).
- (D) (C) is greater than (B).

**Q70. What number is 2 less than 3% of 200?**

- (A) 1
- (B) 4
- (C) 22
- (D) 58

**Q71. What number divided by 6 is 1/2 of 18?**

- (A) 9
- (B) 24
- (C) 36
- (D) 54

**Q72. Look at this series: 1, 7/8, 3/4, 5/8,… What number should come next?**

- (A) 2/3
- (B) 1/2
- (C) 3/8
- (D) 1/4

**Q73. Examine the triangle and find the best answer.**

- (A) AB is equal to AC.
- (B) AB is less than AC.
- (C) BC is greater than AC.
- (D) AB is equal to BC.

**Q74. What is 12 more than 30% of 90?**

- (A) 15
- (B) 39
- (C) 42
- (D) 52

**Q75. Examine (A), (B), and (C) and find the best answer.**

(A) 1/2 * 1/4

(B) 1/8 * 1/2

(C) 1/4 * 1/8

- (A) (A) is greater than (B) or (C).
- (B) (A) is greater than (B) but less than (C).
- (C) (C) is greater than (A) or (B).
- (D) (B) is greater than (C) or (A).

**Q76. Look at this series: 8, 22, 12, 16, 22, 20, 24,… What two numbers should come next?**

- (A) 28, 32
- (B) 28, 22
- (C) 22, 28
- (D) 22, 26

**Q77. What number multiplied by 2 equals 1/3 of 30?**

- (A) 20
- (B) 15
- (C) 12
- (D) 5

**Q78. Look at this series: XX, XVI, XII, VIII,… What number should come next?**

- (A) IV
- (B) V
- (C) VI
- (D) III

**Q79. Examine the graph and find the best answer.**

- (A) (B) is greater than (E).
- (B) (C) minus (A) is equal to (B).
- (C) (C) minus (E) is equal to (D).
- (D) (D) plus (E) is greater than (C).

**Q80. Examine (A), (B), and (C) and find the best answer where a is a positive number.**

(A) 3a

(B) 2(a + a)

(C) 2a + a

- (A) (A) and (B) are equal.
- (B) (A) and (C) are equal.
- (C) (C) is greater than (B).
- (D) (A) and (C) are equal to (B).