Verify - Deductive Reasoning


The Verify Deductive Reasoning Test is an online ability assessment that can be used to support both pre- and post-hire assessment processes. It enables organisations to recruit and develop candidates applying for jobs at all levels that require deductive reasoning ability. The Deductive Reasoning Test is a new test in the SHL Verify range of ability tests, and measures the ability to: • draw logical conclusions based on information provided • identify strengths and weaknesses of arguments • complete scenarios using incomplete information The test is 18 minutes long, has 20 items and is designed to provide an indication of how an individual will perform when asked to develop solutions when presented with information and draw sound conclusions from data. This form of reasoning is commonly required to support work and decision-making in many different types of jobs and at many levels. Sample tasks for jobs that may require deductive reasoning include, but are not limited to: • evaluate arguments • analyse scenarios • draw logical conclusions

Job levels

Director, Entry-Level, Executive, Front Line Manager, General Population, Graduate, Manager, Mid-Professional, Professional Individual Contributor, Supervisor


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Assessment length

Approximate Completion Time in minutes = 20

Test Type: A

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