Mathematical reasoning

The Test

  • 115 minutes long given in one section
  • Part 1: first 5 test questions, calculator not allowed
  • Part 2: remaining 41 test questions, calculator allowed
  • Includes multiple choice, fill-in-the-blank, drop-down, hot spot and drag-and-drop items
  • Candidates are provided with an on-screen calculator, the Texas Instruments TI-30XS Multiview scientific calculator, for use on most of the items on the 2014 GED® Mathematics Test. You may also bring your own TI-30Xs calculator to use on the test.
  • Candidates are also given a reference sheet (displayed below).

The Content

  • Numbers & Operations
  • Geometry
  • Algebra
  • Functions

2014 Item Samplers (English & Spanish)


2014 GED® Test

The four performance levels for the GED® test are Below Passing, Passing Standard for High School Equivalency, GED® College Ready, and GED® College Ready + Credit (can potentially receive credit for college courses).

Below Passing

Below Passing GED Math.pdf
Below Passing (Spanish) GED Math.pdf

Passing Score

Passing Score, GED Math.pdf
Passing Score (Spanish) GED Math.pdf

College Ready

College Ready, GED Math.pdf
College Ready (Spanish) GED Math.pdf

College Ready + Credit

College Ready + Credit GED Math.pdf
College Ready + Credit (Spanish) GED Math.pdf

Reference Sheet

Formula & Symbols, Reference Sheet GED Math.pdf
Formulas & Symbols (Spanish) GED Math.pdf
Symbol Tool GED Math.pdf