Reading Comprehension

Measures a candidate’s ability to read and comprehend written text.

SKU: 660 Category:

Description

The Reading Comprehension test is designed to measure a candidate’s ability to read and comprehend written text. Candidates are instructed to read passages and answer questions regarding the content of the passages or inferences that could be made based on the passages. There are five passages in the test that relate to the 30 items in the test.

Reading Level: 7 th through 11th grades
Time Allowed: 34 minute time limit
Number of Questions: 30
Questions per Skill Level: 13 Beginning, 7 Intermediate, 10 Advanced
Number of Sittings: One
Designed for Unproctored Environment: Yes
Question Format: Multiple choice
Product Category: Administrative – Clerical

Measures the ability to read, interpret, and refer to content of various lengths, answer questions based on the content provided, comprehend main and supportive ideas, draw conclusions from what is stated or implied, and analyze and draw conclusions about contrasting and complementing relationships of ideas and concepts.

Test Topics Questions / Topic

Draw conclusions based on content. 10
Identify a main idea. 2
Identify evidence that supports a statement. 7
Identify logical relationships of ideas, concepts, statements. 3
Interpret (understand, analyze) information. 5
Interpret information. 2
Understand the less explicit aspects of content. 1

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