Preparing for Career Selection Tests : Numeracy and General Ability (3rd edition 2005) ~

Author(s): Vera Joosten


Contains carefully selected tests and exercises designed to identify and familiarise you with the skills and aptitudes used by employers to recruit jobs, especially those in the Police Force, Australian Defense Force, and the Public Services. First published 1986 as Basic Skills for Careers Book 2; this 3rd edition 2005.

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Preface Acknowledgements Introduction How to avoid the 10 most common mistakes of test-takers How to handle tests The selection process Part 1: Pre-Tests Sample tests General ability test Mechanical reasoning test Mathematics test: Level 1 Mathematics test: Level 2 Personality or psychological tests General ability pre-test Answer sheet: General ability pre-test Mathematics tests Pre-test checklist Multiplication table Part 2: Skill Builders Skill builder 1: Automatic responses Skill builder 2: Mental mathematics Skill builder 3: Problem-solving Skill builder 4: Analogies Skill builder 5: Abstract reasoning Skill builder 6: Mechanical reasoning and spatial relation skills Skill builder 7: Reading for meaning Skill builder 8: Mathematical skills Timed computation Part 3: Achievement Tests General ability post-test Answer sheet: General ability post-test Timed mathematics post-test: Level 1 Untimed mathematics post-test: Level 1 Timed mathematics post-test: Level 2 Appendix: Useful Resources on the Web Answers part one: Pre-tests Answers part two: Skill builders Answers part three: Achievement tests

General Fields

  • : 9780170123136
  • : Cengage Learning Australia
  • : Cengage Learning Australia
  • : September 2005
  • : 255mm X mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Vera Joosten
  • : Paperback
  • : 3rd New edition
  • : 511
  • : 210
  • : illustrations