Wonderlic Sample Questions
The questions below come from a selection of Wonderlic cognitive ability tests including the Wonderlic Personnel Test (also called the Cognitive Ability Test) and the SLE tests. These questions are different than the ones found on the practice tests; we offer free. For an exclusive full length practice test, with solutions, explanations and more, get the full test prep pack.
General Knowledge/Following Instructions
The sixth month of the year is
A. August
B. September
C. January
D. June
The correct answer is D.
The sixth month of the year is June.
Antonyms
The correct answer is C.
Scrupulous is a word used to describe someone who is punctual and precise, while negligent is a word used to describe someone who is lazily careless.
Vocabulary/Acronyms
The correct answer is A.
DIY is the acronym for “do it yourself”
Word Comparison
The correct answer is A.
To antecede and precede both mean to be earlier than something.
Checking and Speed
The correct answer is B.
Grinberg, A.L. and Havanos, B.G. are the two pairs which have exact duplicates.
Disarranged Sentences
The correct answer is B.
The sentence is: Summer and winter are not seasons, which is false.
Deductive Reasoning
The correct answer is C.
According to the first statement we know that black haired people are kind, but kind people do not necessarily have black hair. Therefore we cannot know for sure if the third statement is correct.
Math Word Problems
The correct answer is B.
Because 30 is 6 times more than 5, we also multiply the cost by 6, 0.3*6=1.80.
The correct answer is F.
Because 36 seconds is 18 times more than 2 seconds we also multiply the distance traveled by 18, 100*18=1800, which does not appear in the answers.
The correct answer is A.
In the current agreement Dana receives 10% of $6600, which is $6600*10/100=$660. If the profits were divided equally between the three partners she would have received a third which is $6600*1/3=$2200. Therefore she would have made $2200-$660= $1540 more in the second case.
Number Series
The correct answer is B.
We can see that numbers in the series constantly grow by 4, therefore the next number will be 44+4=48.
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