Abstract Reasoning Test

What does the Abstract Reasoning Test measure?

The Abstract Reasoning Test (ART) assesses 'fluid intelligence', which is considered the purest form of general mental ability and is shown to be a superior predictor of work achievement.

ART is able to measure the capacity to learn and adapt to novel experiences and situations.This requires the respondent to analyse complex patterns and think holistically across two dimensions - core abilities for strategic thinking.


Incredibly quick to complete (20 minutes), the ART still retains a reputation for reliability and validity.

Without relying on the use of numbers or words, the ART has been designed to assess ability across culture and language groups.
articularly useful for global roles, there is no need to implement different language versions of the test.

Assessment reports

The following online reports are available for Abstract Reasoning Test:

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