Ultimate IQ Tests

Author: Ken Russell
Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 9780749474317
Release Date: 2015-08-03
Genre: Business & Economics

IQ tests are routinely encountered in recruitment for various industries, including for jobs in the government, armed forces, education as well as industry and commerce. Competition is fierce and employers are determined to cut the weak from the strong so it is essential for candidates to be prepared. Ultimate IQ Tests is the biggest book of IQ practice tests available. Written and compiled by experts in IQ testing and brain puzzles it contains 1000 practice questions organized into 25 tests, with a simple guide to assessing individual performance. With a brand new test in this edition, designed to be more challenging than the others so you can track progress, this is the best one-stop resource to mind puzzles. Working through the questions will help you to improve your vocabulary and develop powers of calculation and logical reasoning. From the best-selling Ultimate series, Ultimate IQ Tests is an invaluable resource if you have to take an IQ test, but it's also great fun if you like to stretch your mind for your own entertainment - and boost your brain power.

The Book of IQ Tests

Author: Philip J. Carter
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402757358
Release Date: 2008-03-01
Genre: Games

Readers test their intelligence--and that of their friends--with a self-scoring collection of twenty-five challenging IQ quizzes that include diagrams, numerical challenges, wordplay, and other entertaining elements.

IQ and Personality Tests

Author: Philip J. Carter
Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 0749449543
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Psychology

Aptitude tests assess a person's abilities or intelligence, often as part of an IQ test, whilst personality questionnaires help to reveal an individual's characteristics or personality traits. Both are of equal value to employers as they can indicate a candidate's suitability to a particular position. IQ and Personality Tests contains hundreds of practice questions from both these vital areas of assessment. The personality questions look at attitudes and values, often in an entertaining way, whilst the aptitude questions are organised into two IQ tests which assess verbal, numerical, logical and spatial reasoning skills. They are typical of the type and style of question candidates are likely to encounter in actual IQ tests. Answers and a simple analysis of scores are also given, so that readers can assess their performance. Whilst providing entertainment, the questions in IQ and Personality Tests are also a great source of practice material for those faced with the real tests.

The Complete Book of Intelligence Tests

Author: Philip Carter
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781907312045
Release Date: 2009-10-06
Genre: Self-Help

Enjoyable mental exercises to help boost performance on IQ tests This engaging book offers readers the ultimate in calisthenics for the brain. Using the same fun, informative, and accessible style that have made his previous books so popular, Philip Carter helps people identify mental strengths and weaknesses, and provides methods for improving memory, boosting creativity, and tuning in to emotional intelligence. Featuring never-before-published tests designed specifically for this book, plus answers for all questions, this latest treasure trove from a MENSA puzzle editor outlines a fun, challenging program for significantly enhancing performance in all areas of intelligence.

Psychometric Tests For Dummies

Author: Liam Healy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119996491
Release Date: 2011-01-06
Genre: Business & Economics

Today's job market is tough; it's dog-eat-dog, ruthless and competitive. Preparation is essential if you want to get the edge. As psychometric testing becomes standard for blue-chip companies to one-man bands this For Dummies guide could mean the difference between success and failure. As the world of HR embraces psychometric testing, more and more people are faced with the daunting prospect of having to sit these mysterious exams. The tests have become the standard way in which employers judge abilities – your capacity to work with numbers, words and diagrams; your attainment – what you actually know; and your personality – how you’re likely to act. Psychometric Testing For Dummies is the essential tool for being prepared and calm. The book takes readers step-by-step through each type of test, what to expect and how to prepare for them. It also offers over 850 sample questions to practice on. Psychometric Testing For Dummies makes these notoriously difficult and confusing tests easy. Psychometric Testing For Dummies includes: Understanding why psychometric tests are used Detailed examination of numerical, verbal, technical and abstract tests Full explanation of personality tests How to deal with feedback Over 850 sample questions

Test Your IQ

Author: Philip Carter
Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 9780749458508
Release Date: 2009-09-03
Genre: Business & Economics

IQ tests are now encountered in recruitment for the government, the armed forces, education, industry and commerce. Test Your IQ contains 400 IQ test questions written and compiled by IQ-test experts, complete with a guide to assessing individual performance. Working through the questions can help anyone improve their vocabulary and develop powers of calculation and logical reasoning. By studying the different types of test, and recognizing the different types of question, readers can improve their test scores and increase their IQ rating. Test your IQ is invaluable to those who have to take an IQ test, but it's also great fun for anyone who likes to stretch their mind for their own entertainment. Author Information Ken Russell and Philip Carter are IQ test experts who are continually devising new IQ tests and puzzles. They have produced over 60 books covering all aspects of testing, crosswords, puzzles and reasoning. These include The Times Book of IQ Tests (Books 1 to 5). Philip Carter is also the author of IQ & Psychometric Tests and The IQ & Psychometric Test Workbook, all published by Kogan Page.

Match Wits with Mensa

Author: Marvin Grosswirth
Publisher: Da Capo Press
ISBN: 0738202509
Release Date: 1999-11
Genre: Games

Provides puzzles, brainteasers, mind games, and quizzes that are used to test intelligence

IQ and Aptitude Tests

Author: Philip Carter
Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 9780749461997
Release Date: 2010-12-01
Genre: Games

An aptitude test is designed to measure the potential for achievement in an individual, whilst an IQ test is a standardized test designed to measure intelligence. Both are now increasingly encountered in recruitment, selection and assessment procedures. IQ and Aptitude Tests contains over 350 practice questions together with answers, explanations and a guide to assessing performance. The questions are organized into four IQ tests together with verbal, spatial and numerical aptitude tests. These include tests of word meanings, grammar and comprehension, advanced verbal aptitude, logical analysis, mental arithmetic, numerical sequences, and number problems. Invaluable to those who are faced with an aptitude or IQ test, this book will also help anyone who needs to improve their verbal, numerical and reasoning skills.

Essentials of Stanford Binet Intelligence Scales SB5 Assessment

Author: Gale H. Roid
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471681885
Release Date: 2004-10-06
Genre: Psychology

Essentials of Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales(SB5) Assessment provides comprehensive instructions on optimal use of the Stanford-Binet, including helpful step-by-step administration, scoring, and interpretation guidelines. Using the popular Essentials format, this handy resource also covers test strengths and weaknesses, reliability, and validity, and describes clinical applications of its use. Students in courses on psychological assessment and appraisal will find this to be an indispensable tool to understanding and utilizing this popular measure of intelligence.

The Times Book of IQ Tests

Author: Kenneth A. Russell
Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 0749441674
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Business & Economics

The popular series of IQ testing books continues! This latest addition of The Times Book of IQ Tests: Book 4 contains 400 brand new questions. The questions are typical of those you are likely to encounter in actual IQ tests. The are organised into 10 timed tests, each of 40 questions, and come with a guide for assessing your performance. By practising the different types of tests, and learning to recognise recurring themes, it's possible to improve your IQ rating by a few vital points. So whether you are faced with an IQ test as part of a job interview, or simply wish to exercise your mind for your own entertainment, this new book provides you with plenty of opportunity to practise.

IQ Testing 101

Author: Dr. Alan S. Kaufman, PhD
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 0826106307
Release Date: 2009-07-20
Genre: Psychology

Does your IQ really measure your intelligence? Is IQ genetic? Can your IQ vary? Do we get smarter or dumber as we get older? How will IQ tests be different in the future? Dr. Kaufman, a leading expert on the development of IQ tests, explores these critical questions and many more in IQ Testing 101. This book provides a brief, compelling introduction to the topic of IQ testing-its mysteries, misconceptions, and truths. This newest edition to the popular Psych 101 Series presents a common-sense approach to what IQ is and what it is not. In lucid, engaging prose, Kaufman explains the nature of IQ testing, as well as where it came from, and where it's going in the future. A quick, fun, even enlightening read, not only for psychologists and educators, but for anyone interested in the study of intelligence. The Psych 101 Series Short, reader-friendly introductions to cutting-edge topics in psychology. With key concepts, controversial topics, and fascinating accounts of up-to-the-minute research, The Psych 101 Series is a valuable resource for all students of psychology and anyone interested in the field.

Self Scoring IQ Tests

Author: Victor Serebriakoff
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company
ISBN: 0760701644
Release Date: 1996-02
Genre: Psychology

Honorary International President of MENSA Victor Serebriakoff has created two comprehensive tests--similar to the elaborate standardized ones administered by professional psychologists--perfectly designed to measure your cognitive skills, reasoning abilities, quick-learning capability, and problem-solving proficiency. Begin with the practice quizzes to warm up, and then proceed to the actual tests, which concentrate on verbal, mathematical, and spatial relations questions. At the end of the booklet, you’ll find the right answers and an explanation of how to determine your IQ from your scores. There are also tables that convert your results into a percentage rating so you can assess where you fall in the general population.

Know Your Own I Q

Author: Hans Jurgen Eysenck
Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)
ISBN: 0140135189
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Psychology

Intelligence quotient, as a useful means of measuring brain capacity, has come increasingly into the public eye in recent years. This famous book (and its sequel Check Your Own IQ) enables the reader to estimate and confirm his/her own IQ rating.

Mensa Boost Your IQ

Author: Carolyn Skitt
Publisher: Carlton Publishing Group
ISBN: 184732830X
Release Date: 2011-07-01
Genre: Intelligence tests

This title consists of a series of IQ tests, starting at a normal level and progressing thorugh to an advanced stage.