PC User Aptitude Test

Identify skills for PC users: problem solving, spreadsheets, databases, accuracy, etc.

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To evaluate a candidate’s practical and analytical skills required for the effective use of PC’s. It does not measure programming aptitude.

General Description:

This test is ideal for evaluating the potential of candidates with or without prior PC experience.

The test measures:

All required skills and abilities necessary for PC use:

• Understanding of supplier manuals
• Problem solving skills
• Ability to understand and use common spreadsheet programs such as Lotus
• Ability to understand and use database concepts
• Interpretation of specifications of the type found in vendor manuals
• Ability to work accurately and rapidly
• Ability to sustain concentration and solve in-depth problems
• Attention to detail

Test administration:

The test requires only clerical supervision to administer. Once begun, it is self-instructive for candidates, requiring 75 minutes to complete.


The overall rating is based on scores according to the following table:

Score Recommendation
90 – 100% Excellent
80 – 89% Very Good
70 – 79% Good
60 – 69% Limited Use
59% or less Very Low

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