For Reading Comprehension Test

How effectively can a person read, process, and understand a text and its meaning?

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30 min

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Cognitive ability

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Talent AcquisitionLearning and DevelopmentCoaching

Hiring success rate

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85% hiring better

Test Used

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13997 times


Reading comprehension is the ability to read a passage of text, process it, and understand its meaning. It relies on word recognition, vocabulary knowledge, and language understanding. It involves accurately interpreting and analyzing written information and understanding the meaning of the words and sentences.

The current test is designed to assess a candidate's ability to read a passage of text, identify the main idea, understand vocabulary in context, and determine the author's intent. It includes questions designed to examine whether they understand, remember, analyze, and apply what they have read.

The test is timed and in a multiple-choice format.

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Why measure Reading Comprehension?

Reading comprehension is essential for almost every job, but especially for those demanding verbal and written communication skills. People with strong reading comprehension skills may be better able to interpret and analyze information. Potential employers can use these tests to screen candidates that may be a good fit for roles that require them to read, process, evaluate, and recall textual information from reports, manuals, guides, and internal or external correspondence.

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