Table of contents for Ultimate psychometric tests : over 1, 000 verbal, numerical, diagrammatic and IQ practice tests / Mike Bryon.

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Preface v

1 Psychometric tests: what are they? 1

What to expect on the day 2

2 How to pass psychometric tests and how to use this book 4

The value of practice 4; Get test wise 5; How much and what kind of practice 5; Undertake two sorts of practice 6; Set yourself a personal challenge 7; The winning mindset 8; What to do if you fail 8

3 Verbal reasoning 10

Word link 11; Word link – synonyms 13; Word link – opposites 16; Find the new word 21; Word swap 25; Sentence sequencing 28; Best word(s) to complete a sentence 33; English usage 36; Identify the correct sentence or word(s) 40; Read a passage and evaluate a statement 45

4 Numerical reasoning 61

The key operations 62; Sequencing 79; Number problems 84

5 Personality questionnaires 97

Your approach to decision making 99; Communicating with others 101; Your approach to planning 104; Managing people and resources 107; Motivating yourself and others 109; Features of your ideal role 111; Your attitude towards risk 113; The secret of your success 114; Appropriate responses in work 116

6 Non-verbal reasoning, mechanical comprehension and IQ tests 123

Non-verbal reasoning 124; Features in common 124; Find the shape that completes the series 139; Completing the series in columns and rows 165; Mechanical comprehension 175; IQ tests 196

7 Answers and explanations 222

Verbal reasoning 222; Numerical reasoning 229; Personality questionnaires 236; Non-verbal reasoning, mechanical comprehension and IQ tests 242

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Employment tests.
Employee selection.
Psychological tests.