ASVAB Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (#23)

Section: Paragraph comprehension

About three-fourths of the Earth's surface is covered with water. Of these 336 million cubic miles of water, most (97.2 percent) is found in the oceans and is salty. Glaciers at both poles contain another 2 percent of the total amount. Less than 1 percent (0.8 percent) is available as fresh water for people to use--and much of that is not near the people who need it the most. The amount of fresh water available for people to use is

97.2 percent.
0.8 percent.
2.0 percent.