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Verbal comprehension test

Time

30 min

Questions

30

Level

Intermediate

Language

English

Type

Cognitive

Suitable for

Office, Management

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Test Summary

Verbal comprehension refers to people's ability to apply reasoning skills to information presented in written form, interpret words in instructions, access their vocabulary, read a passage of information, and identify relevant information from that passage.

The current test is structured to assess a candidate's ability to read a passage of information quickly and identify relevant information from that passage.

For example, a question may require a candidate to read a short paragraph. Following that, the person will be given a list of statements and asked to choose which one is correct or incorrect based on the information provided in the paragraph only. When answering the questions, the person must only answer based on the information presented or not in the given paragraph, without using their personal opinions to dictate their answers.

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

Test Outcomes

This test could help identify candidates who may be able to:

  • Recognize the words that are being said and formulate an on-topic response or opinion.
  • Understand words commonly used by their peers and respond appropriately to written or spoken words
  • Interpret and apply words in instructions and directions.

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