Accounting Aptitude Test

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iMocha’s accounting aptitude test is the preferred pre-employment test for recruiters and hiring managers to hire job-fit candidates for roles such as Accountant. Our test helps to reduce hiring cost by 40% and increase interview-to-selection ratio by 62%.

About Accounting Aptitude Test

Accountants manage the accounts of any organization, ensure compliance with tax regulations and also help top management through financial analysis. The accountants not only do the bookkeeping but have to create financial statements and reports. As accountants have to work on numbers, they must possess strong analytical, problem-solving skills to understand & interpret the financial reports.

Our accounting aptitude test is created & validated by experienced Subject Matter Experts (SME) to assess skills of accounting professionals as per industry standards. Aptitude test for accountants helps recruiting team and hiring managers to evaluate the expertise of candidates in abstract reasoning, analytical thinking, critical thinking, etc.

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Test Summary

The accounts aptitude test is based on the important skills mentioned as below: 

1. Numerical Reasoning: 

  • To assess ability to interpret, analyze and draw logical conclusions 

2. Abstract Reasoning: 

  • To assess ability to think clearly, identify logical patterns 
  • To assess the ability to learn new skills and solve complex problems 
  • To assess an ability to strategize 

3. Verbal Reasoning:

  • To assess ability to comprehend and reason with the concepts on a written page 

4. Accounting Fundamentals: 

  • To assess knowledge of posting entries, overhead allocation, FIFO, LIFO, Cash flows, Stock valuation, Adjustment entries, accounting principles

5. Verbal Ability: 

  • To assess grammar and vocabulary 
  • To assess expertise in written English 

6. Logical Reasoning: 

Our aptitude test for accounting ensures the recruiters hire the best applicants who have effective skills in accounting. The score reports give you a detailed analysis of every candidate that provides better insights on who could be the best fit for the position of accountant. 

The aptitude test for accounting job enables employers to identify potential accountants by evaluating their working skills and job readiness. For this reason, an emphasis is laid upon evaluating the knowledge of applied skills gained through real work experience, rather than theoretical knowledge.

This test may contain MCQ's (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQ's (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blanks, Descriptive, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, AI-LogicBox, Job-based Simulations, True or False Questions, etc.

Our accountant aptitude test contains a combination of application and theory questions that help you to evaluate aptitude as well as the accounting skills of candidates.

Test Duration: 20 minutes

No. of Questions: 20

Level of Expertise: Entry/Mid/Expert

Useful for hiring

  • Accountant

Topics Covered

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Accounting Fundamentals

iMocha’s accounting aptitude test helps recruiters and hiring managers to evaluate candidate’s understanding about accounting fundamentals such as recording, summarizing, analyzing, and then reporting financial data

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Numerical Reasoning

This assessment evaluates a candidate’s ability to analyze numerical information in the form of charts, graphs, and tables

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Verbal Reasoning

This test helps to evaluate a candidate’s communication skills effectively with words

Sample Questions

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Question types:

Multiple Option


Ratio Analysis



Q 1. Ferris Corporation wants to improve its current ratio from the present level of 1.5 when it closes the books next week. The action of __________ will have the desired effect. Choose the correct option to fill in the blank.
Paying off all current payables from cash
Selling off all current marketable securities for cash
Writing-down all impaired assets
Delaying all next payrolls

Question types:

Multiple Option





Q 2. Manuel wrote the following complex combined formulas. Identify the output of the following formula based on the table with data contained in the range A1: B5.
HLOOKUP(44,A2:B5,3) - HLOOKUP(53,A4:B5,2) = ?

Table with section and value column

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