The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB®) brings you a calculations practice test comprised of questions used on previous PTCE® examinations. The app contains over 125 questions with detailed answer explanations which allow you to test your understanding of calculations and conversions commonly found on the real PTCE®.

Have you ever wondered how difficult an exam question is to real PTCE test takers? The PTCB Calculations Questions app now provides the difficulty level for each practice question. Questions belong to one of three difficulty categories: Easy, Medium, or Hard. After you answer a question you’ll see its difficulty level in the explanation section.

View your progress, track your history, and study on the go with the official test prep app of the PTCB®.

Free with download:
- 10 practice questions
- Limited Question of the Day access
- Helpful test-taking information

Upgrade to premium to get:
- 125+ practice questions
- Endless Question of the Day access
- Two practice modes: simulation and study
- Detailed results analysis
- Intuitive navigation

Premium access is a one-time payment that never expires. It is not a subscription.

Difficulty levels were determined by the performance of past PTCE test takers from various test administrations. The skills and abilities of those test takers are not intended to illustrate or predict app users’ performance on the PTCE calculations questions.

What’s New

Version 6.7.6

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5
367 Ratings

367 Ratings

kayl jo ,

Perfect App

This app will help you with everything you need to know for the test. I love it and it’s definitely worth studying

Developer Response ,

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We’re so thrilled you’re enjoying the app. We wish you the best!


Continued Glitches

I absolutely LOVE the app! As an educator, going through the “Question of the Day” with my students every day has been a tremendous help! However, I constantly have problems loading the “Question of the Day.” Usually, I can “kill” the app, then open it again and it will work. The last few days, the QOTD doesn’t even come up. It’s been very frustrating. I will say that my students pass rates have gone up from 67% to 100% since I have implemented the QOTD in the classroom, though!

Developer Response ,

Hi there! We’re sorry to hear the app is misbehaving! What you’re describing is not typical app behavior. Please contact us so we can provide suggestions on how to improve your study experience. We can be reached through the app’s Settings menu — we’ll keep an eye out for your message! 👀

Keshaunaal ,

Same as ptcb pocket

Download the ptcb pocket prep book and upgrade for $9.99 it's the exact same app except the pocket prep teaches more than just math and it's free! BUT I must say that this app was suggested by my professor and it is really helping me with the math. So if you're struggling with the math this is the best app to go with. And the explanation section for the math problems is better than any other app!

Developer Response ,

Hi Keshaunaal, this app contains 90 official calculation-based practice questions taken from real PTCE exams. It's the only app that's been approved by the PTCB themselves. Pocket Prep's pharmacy technician exam prep app is a separate offering with different questions written by a completely different team. Please reconsider your review as it doesn't seem fair to punish this app by comparison. Thank you!


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50.1 MB

Requires iOS 11.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
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In-App Purchases
  1. PTCB Premium $14.99
  2. PTCB Special $13.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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