Basic Reading Comprehension Assessment


Basic Reading Comprehension Assessment


The Basic Reading Comprehension test examines the test taker's ability to draw important information from written material. Test takers are asked to read text passages and answer questions, identify words based on how they are used in a sentence, and determine whether a statement is a fact or an opinion.

This test is designed to be administered to applicants for positions where the need for a demonstrated ability to understand basic written information is important.

Tests for Punctuation, Office Grammar and Spelling, Vocabulary, and English as a Second Language are also available.


Total Questions 30
Question Types Multiple Choice
Competencies Tested Planning Company Event Passage
Plant Care in an Office Environment Passage
Worker Productivity/Time Management Passage
Internal Employee Memo Passage
Emily's Letter Passage
Company Retreat Directions Passage
Tech Department Memo
Fact or Opinion
Context Sensitive Definitions
Tasks Tested Referencing Article
Main Idea
Omitted Information
Determining Passage Title
Reason for Memo
Passage Audience
Intent of Memo
Intent of Letter
Referencing Letter
Reading Comprehension
Following Directions
Applying Information
Determining Directions
Interpreting Sentences