# Accuplacer Math: Arithmetic - What Does My Score Mean?

You know your Accuplacer math arithmetic score, but what does it mean for you? Here is a guide that will tell you in what areas you need to improve.
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Low Arithmetic Skills
• Calculate an average, given integer values
• Identify data represented by simple graphs
• Make conversions between fractions, decimals, and percents
• Perform the basic arithmetic operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division using whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and mixed numbers
• Estimate products and squares of decimals and square roots of whole numbers and decimals
• Divide whole numbers by decimals and fractions
• Solve simple word problems involving fractions, ratio, percent increase and decrease, and area
• Solve simple percent problems of the form p% of q = ? and ?% of q = r

Minimal Arithmetic Skills
• Make conversions between fractions, decimals, and percents
• Perform the basic arithmetic operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division using whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and mixed numbers
• Estimate products and squares of decimals and square roots of whole numbers and decimals
• Solve simple percent problems of the form p% of q = ? and ?% of q = r
• Divide whole numbers by decimals and fractions
• Solve simple word problems involving fractions, ratio, percent increase and decrease, and area
• Find equivalent forms of fractions
• Estimate calculations involving fractions
• Solve simple percent problems of the form p% of ? = r

Basic Arithmetic Skills
• Estimate products and squares of decimals and square roots of whole numbers and decimals
• Solve simple percent problems of the form p% of q = ? and ?% of q = r
• Divide whole numbers by decimals and fractions
• Solve simple word problems involving fractions, ratio, percent increase and decrease, and area
• Find equivalent forms of fractions
• Estimate calculations involving fractions
• Solve simple percent problems of the form p% of ? = r
• Solve word problems involving the manipulation of units of measurement
• Solve complex word problems involving percent, average, and proportional reasoning
• Find the square root of decimal numbers
• Solve simple number sentences involving a variable

Sufficient Arithmetic Skills
• Find equivalent forms of fractions
• Estimate calculations involving fractions
• Solve simple percent problems of the form p% of ? = r
• Solve word problems involving the manipulation of units of measurement
• Solve complex word problems involving percent, average, and proportional reasoning
• Find the square root of decimal numbers
• Solve simple number sentences involving a variable

Substantial Arithmetic Skills
If yourscore is in this range, you have mastered the arithmetic processes listed above