Mr. Anker's tests are good learning tools for children, generally. The tests are interactive computer games that present useful academic information in a fun environment.
Reviewers of Mr. Anker's tests praise them for being both fun and varied, with easy to follow instructions. The tests cover a variety of topics, such as mathematics, reading, writing and memorization. Despite the popularity of Mr. Anker's tests, some reviewers criticize the overall difficulty of the tests as too easy, even at higher grade levels. Still, most reviewers agree that the advantages of using the tests to prepare for state exams far outweigh the negatives.