aptitude test


aptitude test
Synonyms and related words:
Bernreuter personality inventory, Binet-Simon test, Brown personality inventory, Goldstein-Sheerer test, IQ, IQ test, Kent mental test, Minnesota preschool scale, Oseretsky test, Rorschach test, Stanford revision, Stanford-Binet test, Szondi test, TAT, Wechsler-Bellevue intelligence scale, achievement test, alpha test, apperception test, association test, beta test, controlled association test, free association test, inkblot test, intelligence quotient, intelligence test, interest inventory, mental test, personality test, psychological test, standardized test, thematic apperception test, word association test

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  • aptitude test — ➔ test1 * * * aptitude test UK US noun [C] HR ► a test to find out whether someone has a natural ability for a particular type of work: »Some companies conduct aptitude tests to detect the best job candidates …   Financial and business terms

  • aptitude test — aptitude tests N COUNT An aptitude test is a test that is specially designed to find out how easily and how well you can do something …   English dictionary

  • aptitude test — n a standardized test designed to predict an individual s ability to learn certain skills compare INTELLIGENCE TEST …   Medical dictionary

  • aptitude test — ☆ aptitude test n. a test for determining the probability of a person s success in some activity in which he is not yet trained …   English World dictionary

  • Aptitude Test — An exam used to determine an individual s propensity to succeed in a given activity. Aptitude tests assume that individuals have inherent strengths and weaknesses, and are naturally inclined toward success or failure in certain areas based on… …   Investment dictionary

  • aptitude test — any of various tests given to measure abilities, as manual dexterity, visual acuity, reasoning, or verbal comprehension, and used to assist in the selection of a career. [1920 25] * * * ▪ psychology       examination that attempts to determine… …   Universalium

  • aptitude test — profesinio tinkamumo testas statusas Aprobuotas sritis žmogiškųjų išteklių plėtra apibrėžtis Lietuvos Respublikos kompetentingų institucijų atliekamas asmens profesinių žinių patikrinimas, siekiant įvertinti jo gebėjimą dirbti pagal… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • aptitude test — A type of selection test intended to assess a candidate s promise, trainability, and potential rather than testing previously acquired competence. An intelligence test is often used as a measure of aptitude …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • aptitude test — /ˈæptətʃud tɛst/ (say aptuhchoohd test) noun a test for special fitness; a test given to find out what sort of work a person has the ability to learn, such as clerical work, mechanical work, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • aptitude test — ap′titude test n. edu a test designed to measure skills and used to assist in the selection of a career • Etymology: 1920–25 …   From formal English to slang