How good are your number and maths skills?

Take the Numerical Reasoning Test to assess your ability to deal with numbers quickly and accurately.

About the test

The Numerical Reasoning Test comprises 30 questions, each one accompanied by a statistical table or graph. Your task is to choose the correct answer from a number of possible options. Once you complete the test, your results will be analysed to identify how strong your numerical skills are.

Why take this test?

Taking the Numerical Reasoning Tests helps you assess your ability to work with numbers, charts and graphs. Understanding the extent of your numerical reasoning skills can then help you choose careers that you will thrive in.

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Manage your time

If you’re stuck, just move on to the next question. Come back to it later. Remember, the test is timed, so try to avoid wasting time unnecessarily.

Practise with number puzzles

Do number puzzles, like Sudoku, in newspapers or magazines, or download an app. This will effectively help you enhance your number skills.

Don’t make assumptions

The answers to the test questions are in the accompanying tables or graphs. Anything else you learned that might seem relevant should be ignored.

Make notes

Keep a notepad or scrap paper beside you and make notes of facts you think are important. This will help you work out your answers.

Test sample

Below is an example of the type of question that will come up in the Numerical Reasoning Test.

Test sample

Below is an example of the type of question that will come up in the Numerical Reasoning Test.

Numerical Reasoning

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Employee Engagement

CRITERIA ASSESSED

Compensation & Benefits

Work Life Balance

Learning & Development

Leadership

Career Opportunities

COMPANY A
Satisfied Unsatisfied
34% 48%
23% 39%
57% 18%
56% 37%
59% 23%
COMPANY B
Satisfied Unsatisfied
52% 33%
32% 23%
21% 19%
54% 32%
37% 28%
COMPANY C
Satisfied Unsatisfied
54% 36%
30% 48%
30% 47%
52% 40%
31% 28%

Survey Respondents by Company (in hundreds)

Pie Chart
Which criterion has the largest difference between satisfied and unsatisfied employees at Company A?

What jobs require numerical reasoning skills?

Take the Numerical Reasoning Test to discover how your number skills match up against 250+ professional occupations.