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Mechanical Aptitude Test

iMocha’s mechanical engineer aptitude the ideal pre-hire test for recruiters and hiring managers to assess candidates objectively. Our test is useful for hiring Mechanical Engineers, Industrial Engineers, and Design Engineers. This test has helped our customers to reduce hiring time by 45%.

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Mechanical Aptitude Test

Mechanical Aptitude is the level of understanding that an individual holds when working or using mechanical machinery. Mechanical engineers produce specifications to design, develop, manufacture and install new or modified mechanical components or systems. They must be technically sound, demonstrate numerical and scientific ability, and have problem-solving skills. They analyze problems to see how a mechanical device might help solve a given situation. They must be able to understand and explain blueprints and technical drawings and use Computer-Aided Design Software.

The online mechanical aptitude test enables employers to identify potential hires by evaluating their working skills and job readiness. For this reason, an emphasis is laid upon evaluating the knowledge of applied skills gained through real work experience rather than theoretical knowledge. The mechanical aptitude test is created and validated by experienced subject matter experts (SMEs) to assess the mechanical aptitude of candidates as per industry standards. The Mechanical Engineering aptitude test helps recruiting teams and hiring managers evaluate whether the person is skilled enough in core concepts, analytical thinking, problem-solving, and excellent communication skills.

Online mechanical aptitude test evaluates the skills of candidates:

  • Effective technical skills
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Creativity
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Team working skill

A Mechanical Engineer's role is to carry out functions and analyze machinery-related problems. To check out his ability and skills for this job, a mechanical engineer aptitude test includes a set of issues on mechanical aptitude that must be completed at a predefined time. The hiring analytics of our mechanical reasoning aptitude test will be generated instantly. It will help you make better hiring decisions and predict candidate and employee success.

This assessment can be combined with other mechanical engineering assessment tests to make it a comprehensive assessment to suit specific job role requirements.

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Test Summary

Mechanical aptitude tests may contain MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQs (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blanks, Descriptive, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, True or False Questions, etc.

The aptitude test for mechanical engineers contains a combination of application and theory questions that help you evaluate candidates' aptitude, application, and practical skills.

Useful for hiring
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Industrial Engineers
  • Design Engineers
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Concepts of Mechanics

iMocha’s mechanical aptitude test helps recruiters to evaluate a candidate’s understanding of engineering mechanics, which deals with laws and principles of mechanics to solve engineering problems.

Verbal Reasoning

This test helps to evaluate a candidate’s communication skills effectively with words.

Numerical Reasoning

This mechanical reasoning test helps recruiters and hiring managers assess a candidate’s ability to solve numerical problems by interpreting numerical data.

Abstract Reasoning

Our aptitude test for mechanical engineering helps to evaluate candidates’ ability to solve problems based on the outside world with sense.


Sample Question
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Q 1. Cogwheel number 1 rotates counterclockwise as shown in the diagram.
If the red cogwheel rotates in the direction of the arrow, choose option 1.
If it rotates in the opposite direction, choose option 2.
If the red cogwheel does not move at all, choose option 3.

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