Calculator for the GED® test
Prepare for your GED® test by learning about the approved calculators.
Calculator for the 2014 GED® test (all United States test-takers)
Texas Instruments TI-30XS on-screen calculator will automatically be available when you sit for the GED® test on computer after January 2nd, 2014 for all but a select few Mathematical Reasoning questions, and some Social Studies and Science questions.
- Watch the TI-30XS introduction video (English)
- Watch the TI-30XS introduction video (Spanish)
- 2014 Standalone Calculator Tutorial (View Online Now) (Download and View Later)
- 2014 Standalone Calculator Tutorial in Spanish (View Online Now) (Download and View Later)
Calculator for the 2002 Series GED® Test (Canadian and international test-takers)
On Paper (Canada Test Centers Only)
The testing center will provide you with the Casio FX260 handheld calculator on part of the GED® Mathematics Test.
On Computer (Canadian Test Centers Only)
Texas Instruments TI-30XS on-screen calculator will automatically be available when you sit for the GED® Mathematics Test (Part 1) on computer.
You may also choose to use a handheld calculator. If you choose to do so, you may only use the Casio FX260 handheld calculator. You must bring this calculator with you to the testing center for use with the GED® Mathematics Test on computer. No handheld calculator, other than the FX260, may be used.
NOTE: International test-takers CANNOT use a handheld calculator and will be able to use the on-screen calculator provided.
Watch the introduction video about the TI-30XS on-screen calculator (en Espanol).
Watch the video about using the Casio FX260 for calculator operations (en Espanol).