Aptitudes are the specific capacities and/or abilities required to learn or perform a task or job.   They are identified in the items listed below.

DIRECTIONS:
  Estimate your level for each aptitude according to the scale on the left of the statement.  Click on the circle to the left that corresponds to your estimated level for the aptitude.
EXTREMELY HIGH LEVEL.  You rank within the top 10 percent of the general population in terms of this aptitude.
ABOVE AVERAGE LEVEL.  You rank within the highest third of the general population  - not including the top 10 percent - in terms of this aptitude.
AVERAGE LEVEL.  You rank within the middle third of the general population in terms of this aptitude.
BELOW AVERAGE LEVEL.  You rank within the lowest third of the general population in terms of this aptitude. 

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GENERAL LEARNING: The ability to "catch on" or understand instructions and underlying principles.  The ability to reason and make judgments.

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VERBAL: The ability to understand the meaning of words, the relationships between words, and the meanings of sentences and paragraphs.  The ability to use words effectively and to present information or ideas clearly.

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NUMERICAL:  The ability to perform arithmetic operations quickly and accurately.

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SPATIAL:  The ability to "see" forms in space and to understand relationships of plane and solid objects, as in reading blueprints and solving geometric problems.  The ability to visualize objects of two or three dimensions.

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FORM PERCEPTION:  The ability to see important detail in objects, in pictures, or in printed material.  The ability to make comparisons and discriminations and see slight differences in shapes and shadings of figures and widths and lengths of lines.

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CLERICAL PERCEPTION:  The ability to see detail in manuscript or tabular material.  The ability to observe differences in copy, to proofread words and numbers, and to avoid misreading numbers in arithmetic computation.

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MOTOR COORDINATION:  The ability to coordinate eyes with hands or fingers in making accurate movements with speed.

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FINGER DEXTERITY:  The ability to move the fingers and manipulate small objects rapidly or accurately.

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MANUAL DEXTERITY:  The ability to move the hands easily and skillfully.  The ability to work with the hands in placing and turning motions.

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EYE-HAND-FOOT COORDINATION:  The ability to coordinate hand and foot movements in response to what the eye sees.

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COLOR DISCRIMINATION:  The ability to recognize similarities or differences in colors, or in shades or other values of the same color.  The ability to identify a particular color, or to recognize harmonious or contrasting color combinations, or to match colors accurately.

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