# CAST Practice Test

If you need help studying for the Construction and Skilled Trade Selection System (CAST) test or just want some more information about what the test is like, youâ€™ve come to the right place!

Click below to take a free CAST practice test!

## What’s on the CAST Test?

Questions: 110
Time limit: 100 minutes

The Construction and Skilled Trade Selection System test contains 110 questions and is timed at just over 1.5 hours.

Let’s take a closer look at each of the four sections of the exam:

GRAPHIC ARITHMETIC
16 questions

These questions measure your ability to solve problems based on information found in drawings, blueprints, and other visuals relevant to construction.

These are some of the specific topics covered:

• Subtraction
• Multiplication
• Division
• Algebra

MATHEMATICAL USAGE
18 questions

These questions evaluate your ability to problem-solve using mathematical operations.

These are some of the specific topics covered:

• Subtraction
• Multiplication
• Division
• Algebra
• Measurements and conversions

MECHANICAL CONCEPTS
44 questions

These questions test your understanding of fundamental mechanical concepts relevant to construction.

These are some of the specific topics covered:

• Gravity
• Levers
• Pulleys
• Gears
• Shapes
• Centrifugal Force

32 questions

These questions assess your ability to read, comprehend, and interpret passages of text. You’ll be given four reading passages, each followed by a set of multiple-choice questions to answer.

## How to Register

To get started with the registration process, you’ll need to contact your employer. They will be administering the test, so they can provide you with any information you need.

CAST Study Guide and Flashcards

Get practice questions, detailed study lessons, and complex subjects broken down into easily understandable concepts.

## CAST Test Scores

The individual scores from each section are combined into a single index score ranging from 1 to 10. There isn’t a set passing score (your employer will decide what passing score they want), but your final score gives you and your employer a good idea of your knowledge and skill levels.

## Online CAST Prep Course

If you want to be fully prepared, Mometrix offers an online CAST prep course. The course is designed to provide you with any and every resource you might want while studying. The CAST course includes:

• Review Lessons Covering Every Topic
• 350+ CAST Practice Questions
• More than 50 Digital Flashcards
• Over 20 Instructional Videos
• Money-back Guarantee
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• and More!

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## FAQs

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What is a CAST test?

A

The Construction and Skilled Trades Selection System (CAST) test is used as a standardized assessment tool used by employers in the construction and skilled trades industries.

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How many questions are on the CAST test?

A

The test contains 110 questions.

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What is the time limit for the CAST test?

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The test is timed at 100 minutes.