Title Aptitude, Personality and Motivation Tests, 3/e
Subtitle Analyse Your Talents and Personality, and Plan Your Career
Author Jim barrett
ISBN 9788130934181
List price Rs 250.00
Price outside India Available on Request
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 254
Book size 140 x 216 mm
Publishing year 2016
Original publisher Kogan Page Limited
Published in India by Source Books
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, .
Status New Arrival
About the book


“A great source of preparation” —The Evening Standard
“Could help you land the job you want.”—The Sun


Aptitude, Personality and Motivation Tests provides you with comprehensive, well-proven psychological methods that will help you to understand and make full use of your abilities. Once you have built a personal profile of attributes and skills, you can use this knowledge for:

  • career guidance and planning
  • thorough preparation for tests
  • gaining self-awareness and making full use of your talents and abilities

Each chapter contains a test, instructions on how to mark  the test, comments on what the test measures and advice on how to use the information from the test. This book also includes a very useful career database.


Preface to the third edition


Part 1: Aptitudes

Chapter 1. Visual reasoning test: Answers to visual reasoning test

Chapter 2. Numerical reasoning test: Answers to numerical  test

Chapter 3. Verbal Analysis test: Answers to verbal analysis test

Chapter 4. Sequential reasoning test: Answers to sequential reasoning test

Chapter 5. Spatial recognition test: Answers to spatial recognition test

Chapter 6. Three-D Test: Answers to three-D test

Chapter 7. Systems test: Answers to systems test

Chapter 8. Vocabulary test: Answers to vocabulary test

Chapter 9. Figurework test: Answers to figurework test

Chapter 10. Aptitude profiling and ‘IQ’ : Level of Score • Your aptitude profile • Difference between scores • IQ • Intelligence tests •  The IQ scale • Your IQ •

Part 2: Personality
Chapter 11. Personality test and job satisfaction:
  Personality test • Personality chart • Understanding your personality further • Interpretation of your scores • Description of personality titles

Part 3: Motivation
Chapter 12. Career search test:
Instructions • Career search test • Scoring • Motivation and careers chart • Interpretation of motivation and careers chart • Careers guide

Chapter 13.  Career development test:  Instructions • Career development test • Scoring • Areas for career development

Part 4: Career profiles
Chapter 14. Career database

Explanation of test items

About the Author:

Jim Barrett
is a chartered psychologists and consultant with many years’ experience advising organization of all sizes on their selection procedures and assessment systems. He is the co-author of the international best-seller Test Your Own Aptitude, and also How to Pass Advanced Aptitude Tests, Ultimate Aptitude Tests and Career, Aptitude and Selection Tests.

Target Audience:

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