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Author Smith, Heidi.

Title How to pass numerical reasoning tests
Published London : Kogan page, 2003

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 MELB  513.076 Smi/Hto  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 229 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Contents -- Introduction 00 -- Numerical reasoning tests in context 00; Preparation and test technique 00 -- 1 Review the Basics 00 -- Chapter topics 00; Key terms used in this chapter 00; Multiplication tables 00; Dividing and -- multiplying numbers 00; Prime numbers 00; Multiples 00; Working with large numbers 00; -- Working with signed numbers 00; Averages 00; Answers to Chapter 1 00 -- 2 Fractions and Decimals 00 -- Chapter topics 00; Terms used in this chapter 00; What a fraction is 00; Working with -- fractions 00; Fraction operations 00; Decimal operations 00; Answers to Chapter 2 00 -- 3 Rates 00 -- Chapter topics 00; Terms used in this chapter 00; Converting units 00; Working with rates -- 00; Work rate problems 00; Answers to Chapter 3 00 -- 4 Percentages 00 -- Chapter topics 00; Terms used in this chapter 00; Converting between percentages, fractions -- and decimals 00; Converter tables 00; Working with percentages 00; Simple interest and -- compound interest 00; Answers to Chapter 4 00 -- 5 Ratios and Proportions 00 -- Chapter topics 00; Terms used in this chapter 00; Working with ratios 00; Ratios and -- common units of measure 00; Types of ratio 00; Using ratios to find actual quantities 00; -- Proportions 00; Answers to Chapter 5 00 -- 6 Data Interpretation 00 -- Data interpretation questions 00; Answers to Chapter 6 00; Explanations to Chapter 6 -- questions 00 -- Glossary of terms and formulae 00 -- Recommendations for further practice 00
Notes Numerical reasoning (data interpretation) tests are an increasingly popular way of assessing candidates at an early stage of the job application process. For those unfamiliar with such procedures, the prospect can be daunting. This book is ideal for those lacking practice or confidence. Practical tips and worked examples guide readers step-by-step through the basic skills, while a mock Data Interpretation Test allows them to measure their progress
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [223]-226)
Subject Psychometrics.
Psychological tests.
Intelligence tests.
Mathematics -- Examinations, questions, etc.
Occupational aptitude tests.
Occupational aptitude tests -- Study guides.
Numerical analysis -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Numerical calculations -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Mathematics.
Genre/Form Examinations.
Examinations questions, etc
Examinations.
Examinations questions, etc [MESH]
Study guides.
LC no. 2003005107
ISBN 0749439580
Other Titles Numerical reasoning tests : a step by step guide to learning the basic skills