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Mechanical Aptitude

Test your knowledge of essential mechanical equipment and its operations. If you’re preparing to become a Firefighter, you’ll need to demonstrate strong mechanical aptitude on your entrance exam, and this practice test will help you achieve that. Questions include Gears, Levers, Pulleys, Mechanical Advantage, Volume, Perimeter, Weight Distribution, Fluid Dynamics, and Formulas.

Firefighter Mechanical Aptitude Test

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A firefighter mechanical aptitude test is a written exam that measures an individual’s knowledge of mechanical and physical concepts.

The topics covered on the test can include levers and mechanical advantage, gears, belt and pulley systems, fluid dynamics, ropes, interpreting diagrams, and mathematics using specific formulas. The test is used to help determine whether an applicant has the skills and abilities necessary to perform the job of a firefighter.

This practice test assesses your ability to visualize how objects work or interact with each other. While it may seem like one of the toughest parts of your entry exam, if you put in enough time studying then these concepts will begin making sense.

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