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Why you need a Numerical Reasoning Test?

If you’re hiring for a position requiring specific numeric reasoning and logic skills, then our specific Numerical Reasoning Test is exactly what you need to ensure your job applicants have what it takes before you hire them. Numerical Reasoning tests are used to measure a person’s general numerical aptitude, based on facts and figures. It’s fast, efficient and will give you confidence to make a smarter hiring decision. Or do you want to re-train your existing employees? Develop them with the relevant numerical skills they need to improve their day-to-day work.

Download our Numerical Reasoning Test FactFile for further information.

Overview of Test

Designed to test an individual’s ability to utilise a wide range of numerical reasoning skills by requiring Candidates to apply logic and reasoning in order to answer the numerical-based questions of the following types: Simplifying Algebraic Equations, Number Sequences, Lateral Thinking and Numerical Comprehension. Questions are presented in a variety of question formats including: manual answer boxes and multiple choice questions. This test has progressive difficulty, with questions becoming harder as a candidate progresses through the test. The first 10 questions are at Fundamental level, questions 11 to 20 are at Core level and the final 10 questions are at Professional level.

Recommended Applications

Persons who need to utilise a wide range of numerical reasoning skills.

Complementary Tests

Complement our Numerical Reasoning Test, with the Verbal Reasoning Test for an overall view on a candidate’s aptitude ability.

Difficulty Levels tested:

Fundamental test level

Required to deduce from the information shown, an answer from the multiple choice selections available. A candidate taking the Fundamental level of a test is expected to have subject knowledge aligned to a foundation level GCSE graduate.

Core test level

Required to solve more complex problems & are given an answer box to manually enter an answer. A candidate taking the Core level of a test is expected to have subject knowledge aligned to a higher level GCSE graduate.

Professional test level

Required to solve problems which require advanced mathematical/logic abilities & are given an answer box to manually enter an answer. A candidate taking the Professional level of a test is expected to have subject knowledge aligned to an A-Level graduate.


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Numerical Reasoning Test FactFile


Key Skills Measured:
  • Deduction
  • Mental Agility
  • Lateral Thinking
  • Logic & Reasoning
  • Numerical Comprehension
Test Detail:
  • 30 Questions presented
  • 30 Minutes to allowed to complete
  • Practice test available
  • Progressive difficulty
  • Fixed question order

Complementary Tests:

Sample Question

Please read the following information & answer the question below. Answer the question according to the information shown in the graph.

The following statement is correct.  “The combined sales of Audi and Kia branded cars exceeds the sales of Volkswagen.”

() True

() False

() Insufficient Information

Numerical Reasoning Test sample question
sample report- Numerical Reasoning test

Sample Numerical Reasoning Test report

Sample Numerical Reasoning Test report to get a feel for the type of analysis you can receive from a candidate taking this test.

Report clearly shows the candidate’s percentage score, as well as giving them a percentile score against others in your organisation and worldwide.

Require bespoke adjustments to these tests?

All assessments can be adjusted to meet your specific needs. Bespoke activities often include the addition of organisation specific questions relating to specific software, company policies and procedures as well as the removal of questions if required.

To find out more about our bespoke assessments, click here.

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