This mechanical reasoning test evaluates candidates’ understanding of basic mechanical and physical concepts. This test helps you identify individuals with good mechanical reasoning skills who can apply mechanical principles to solve problems.
Force and movement
Pulleys, gears, and wheels
Facility maintenance, HVAC technician, equipment installation technician, electrician, welder, plumber, carpenter, machine operator, machinist, automotive mechanic, engineer (mechanical, electrical, civil, aerospace), technical salesperson.
A simple gear, if installed incorrectly, can result in the malfunction of a machine. Not only will the performance of the engine be affected, but the mistake can also compromise the safety of those using the machine. Hiring candidates with a strong grasp of mechanical concepts is crucial for success in mechanical and manufacturing jobs.
The mechanical reasoning test assesses candidates’ comprehension of the principles of physics and mechanics. This screening test evaluates candidates in the three main areas of mechanical concepts: force and movement, velocity, and pulleys, gears, and wheels. Through questions that focus on real-life problems and events, the test evaluates candidates’ ability to perceive the relationship of physical forces and mechanical elements in practical situations.
Candidates who perform well on this test have a strong grasp of mechanical and physical principles. They possess a level of mechanical aptitude that enables proficiency in relatively basic mechanical roles and functions. The test ensures that these candidates have all the mechanical comprehension skills needed to perform tasks involving relatively complex equipment.
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