Perceptual Speed and Accuracy Aptitude Test

This test, PERCEPTUAL SPEED AND ACCURACY, asks candidates to compare sets of alphanumeric characters. We also offer CLERICAL SPEED AND ACCURACY, where candidates compare sets of first and last names. To see Clerical Speed and Accuracy instead, click here.

Pre-Employment Test

Purpose: The Perceptual Speed and Accuracy Test aims to gauge a candidate’s ability to work quickly while paying close attention to detail. They will be required to compare sets of information and identify discrepancies in alphanumeric strings, codes and stock numbers, while reading and responding quickly to each piece of information before the timer runs out.

About This Test: This is a 7-minute timed Perceptual Speed & Accuracy test.

What the Report Gives You: Aptitude scores and interpretation guidance.

Testing Process:

  • Immediate score report upon completion.
  • Proctoring desirable but not required.
  • The use of mobile phones is discouraged.

Target Group: We recommend using this test for positions such as inventory control / warehouse personnel, shipping & receiving clerk, accounting personnel, finance clerk, and administrative positions.

Sample Questions for Perceptual Speed & Accuracy Test


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(Sample questions differ from actual test appearance and do not contain real test content.)

Select Validity Information: In several empirical studies, this test was significantly correlated with: productivity (r=.28**); quality (r=.21*); attendance (r=.33**); safety (r=.24*) and overall job performance in a variety of entry-level jobs (r=.31**).


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