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Applicant Profile Industrial Suite Industrial Problem Solving

Applicant Profile Industrial Suite

Industrial Problem Solving

Aon Hewitt’s Industrial Problem Solving Test is designed to measure candidates’ ability to read, locate, and use data and information presented in a table format. Specifically, candidates are required to locate information in a table and then do basic arithmetic calculations to determine the correct answer.

The Industrial Problem Solving Test requires 35 minutes to complete 25 multiple-choice items. The test includes five different tables or charts, each followed by five questions. Candidates must use the information presented in tables to determine the correct answers.

Key Features


  • Validated for use in a variety of industrial settings


  • Industrial jobs
  • Jobs requiring basic math problem solving skills

Skills Targeted

  • Basic math skills
  • Reasoning with math
  • Problem solving
  • Using diagrams, tables, graphs


  • Web
  • Paper

Scoring and Reporting

  • Web
  • Fax