Proofreading Skills Test

For proofreading, secretarial, editing, writing and manuscript review


Proofreading skills test helps you screen applicants quickly and effectively

The SkillSeries™ Proofreading Test is presented to applicants in the form of a brief business letter that contains 20 errors in spelling grammar and punctuation. Applicants are asked to circle each of the errors.

Perfect for proofreading, secretarial, editing, writing and manuscript review positions this test takes three minutes to administer, but this simple step will help you identify applicants who are skilled in:

• Proofreading written documents
• Grammar
• Punctuation
• Basic spelling

Product Specifications:

• Administration time: 3 minutes
• Number of questions: 1 letter to review for error

Online tests are loaded at the end of the next business day.

Other Tests Available In This Series

Analyzing Skills
Assembly Skills
Attention To Detail Skills
Filing Skills
Grammar Skills
Inspection Skills
Logic & Reasoning Skills
Math Skills
Proofreading Skills
Reading Comprehension Skills
Spelling Skills
Vocabulary Skills

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