Sample Cognitive Abilities questions

To further illustrate how the tests assess a candidate’s cognition, we have prepared an exclusive list of cognitive ability tests for employment. You can use the following cognitive test samples to assess your candidate’ cognitive ability.

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Associative Memory Ability Assessment Questions

Remember Alphabets

Question : 1

Write down the alphabets in proper sequence.

Question : 2

Write down the alphabets in proper sequence.

Question : 3

Write down the alphabets in proper sequence.

Question : 4

Write down the alphabets in proper sequence.

Perceptual Speed Ability Assessment Questions

Odd Man Out

Question: 1

Choose the odd one out.

Options

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

Correct Answer :

  • (ii)

Topic : Odd man out

Question: 2

Choose the odd one out.

Options

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

Correct Answer :

  • (iii)

Topic : Odd man out

Question: 3

Choose the odd one out.

Options

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

Correct Answer :

  • (iii)

Topic : Odd man out

Question: 4

Choose the odd one out.

Options

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

Correct Answer :

  • (iv)

Topic : Odd man out

Numerical Ability Assessment Questions

Question: 1

The line graph given below shows the number of libraries and gardens in 4 states. Using this graph, answer the question given below.

What is the ratio of the number of libraries in state D to the number of gardens in the same state?

Options

  • 4 : 5
  • 5 : 4
  • 3 : 5
  • 5 : 3

Correct Answer :

  • 5 : 4

Topic : Line Graph

Question : 2

The regular sales of a movie theatre are 450 tickets per day. If it sells 20% more tickets on Sundays, what is the average sales per day of the month (of 30 days) if the month starts on Thursday?

Options:

  • 456
  • 457
  • 460
  • 462

Correct Answer :

  • 462

Topic: Average

Question : 3

If Vivian meets her best friend Claire once every two weeks, how many times a year do they meet?

Options :

  • 24
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27

Correct Answer :

  • 26

Topic: Arithmetic

Question: 4

The buyer has to pay 6% sales tax in addition to the cost price of a shirt. If the buyer pays $212 in all, then find the cost price of the shirt?

Options :

  • 310
  • 200
  • 100
  • 250

Correct Answer :

  • 200

Topic: Cost price and selling price

Reasoning

Question : 1

In a row, the position of James from the left side of the row is 25th, and the position of James from the right side of the row is 17th. Find the total number of students in the row?

Options :

  • 43
  • 40
  • 42
  • 41

Correct Answer :

  • 41

Topic: Ranking and Orders

Question : 2

Insert the adequate sign in the following expression. 88/24 + 5/6____ 4.2

Options :

  • Less Than (<)
  • Greater than (>)
  • Equal To (=)
  • Greater than (>)

Correct Answer :

  • Greater than (>)

Topic: Adequate Sign

Question : 3

John was feeling sleepy.

Options :

  • P: He goes to bed early every day given the word
  • P: He stayed up late doing his assignment
  • P: He didn’t have dinner last night.
  • None of the above

Correct Answer :

  • P: He stayed up late doing his assignment

Topic: Causes and Effects

Question : 4

Which figure will continue the given series?

Options :

  • (a)
  • (b)
  • (c)
  • (d)

Correct Answer :

  • (b)

Topic: Patterns

Question : 5

Which number will replace the question mark?

Options :

  • 11
  • 10
  • 9
  • 8

Correct Answer :

  • 8

Spatial Visualization Assessment Questions

Question : 1

Which figure will replace the question mark?

Options :

remote hiring
remote hiring
remote hiring
remote hiring

Correct Answer :

remote hiring

Topic : Patterns

Question : 2

Which figure is the odd one out?

Options :

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Correct Answer :

  • D

Topic : Image Logic

Question : 3

Which figure is the odd one out in the following figure pattern?

Options :

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Correct Answer :

  • C

Topic : Image Logic

Question : 4

Which option contains correct cube image if folded from the given pattern?

Options :

  • (a)
  • (b)
  • (c)
  • (d)

Correct Answer :

  • (b)

Topic : Cube Folding

Verbal comprehension Assessment Questions

Question : 1

Choose the word that best expresses the opposite meaning of the given word.

INTENSIVE

Options :

  • Superficial
  • Wistful
  • Pertinent
  • Patient

Correct Answer :

  • Superficial

Topic : Verbal Ability- Antonym

Question : 2

Arrange the given sentences correctly to make a coherent paragraph and choose the correct answer from the given options.

P. For the last week, I’ve been living with Apple’s new iPad Pro, and there are two thoughts I haven’t been able to shake.

Q. The first is that this might be the best portable computer Apple has ever made.

R. That’s unheard of for a tablet, especially one with 5G and a screen that puts Apple’s laptops to shame.

S. I mean, think about it: This iPad uses the exact same chipset you’ll find in the MacBook Air, the MacBook Pro, and even the new iMac.

Options :

  • SRQP
  • SRQP
  • SQRP
  • PQSR

Correct Answer :

  • PQSR

Topic : Ordering of Words

Question : 3

The following sentences, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the correct order of the sentences from among the given answer choices to construct a coherent paragraph.

P. They have both knowledge and experience that society could tap.

Q. We don’t realize that the ‘aged’ is the unutilized resource base in this country.

R. We have neither the facilities of the west nor the care and concern for our elders that have traditionally been a part of our culture.

S. In fact, we are a society in transition.

Options :

  • SRQP
  • SRQP
  • SQRP
  • QPSR

Correct Answer :

  • QPSR

Topic : Ordering of Sentences

Question : 4

Choose the word that best expresses the meaning of the following word.

WANDER

Options :

  • Defile
  • Doubt
  • Stroll
  • Stare

Correct Answer :

  • Stroll

Topic : Verbal Ability- Synonym

Question : 5

The following word has been used in three different contexts. Figure out which of the given sentences use the word correctly and pick the appropriate option.

NIMBLE

Sentence 1 : The nimble hamster enjoyed running on his wheel.

Sentence 2 : After receiving my shots, I knew my immunization records would be up-to-date, which would nimble me to register for school.

Sentence 3 : Even though Grandma Helen is in her nineties, she still has a nimble mind.

Options :

  • Only Sentence 3
  • Both Sentence 1 and Sentence 3
  • Both Sentence 2 and Sentence 3
  • Only Sentence 2

Correct Answer :

  • Both Sentence 1 and Sentence 3

Topic : One word, three sentences

Word fluency Assessment Questions

Question : 1

Draft a mail to your friend congratulating him for coming first in a government-sponsored competitive exam.

For our NLP models to work accurately, please write a minimum of 100 words up to a maximum of 200 words.

Topic : Personal letter to a friend