Wonderlic Personnel Test! Practice Questions! Trivia Quiz

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  • 1. 
    The words ADOPT and ADAPT have __?__ meanings.
    • A. 

      Similar

    • B. 

      Contradictory

    • C. 

      Unrelated

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is the earliest date?
    • A. 

      Jul. 12, 2146

    • B. 

      Jun. 21, 2146

    • C. 

      Jun. 13, 2164

    • D. 

      Jun. 15, 2146

    • E. 

      Feb. 28, 2164

  • 3. 
    In 28 days, a person saved $42. What was this person's average daily savings?
    • A. 

      $0.42

    • B. 

      $1.28

    • C. 

      $0.82

    • D. 

      $1.75

    • E. 

      $1.50

  • 4. 
    If the first two statements are true, is the third statement true?Bryan skates faster than Bill.John skates faster than Bill and Brody.John skates faster than Bryan.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      Uncertain

  • 5. 
    What is the next number in the series? 122     109     96     83     70     __?__
    • A. 

      50

    • B. 

      53

    • C. 

      57

    • D. 

      60

    • E. 

      61

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      If you play with fire, you’ll get burned.

    • B. 

      The chickens come home to roost.

    • C. 

      Don't put all your eggs in one basket.

    • D. 

      Where there’s smoke, there’s fire.

    • E. 

      Don't count your chickens before they hatch.

  • 7. 
    Four individuals invest in real estate together and agree to split the profits equally. N invests $12,000, X invests $6,000, Y invests $25,000 and Z invests $7,000. If the profits for the first year were $120,000, Y receives __?__ less than if the profits were divided in proportion to how much they invested.
    • A. 

      $60,000

    • B. 

      $50,000

    • C. 

      $25,000

    • D. 

      $30,000

    • E. 

      $20,000

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Leap

    • B. 

      R

    • C. 

      Years

    • D. 

      Y

    • E. 

      S

    • F. 

      Year

  • 9. 
    PHOTOGRAPH is to BLURRY as KNIFE is to ___?___.
    • A. 

      SHARP

    • B. 

      PAIN

    • C. 

      CUT

    • D. 

      DULL

    • E. 

      STEEL

  • 10. 
    ​In a 3-year period, the revenues of A Corp. (in millions) were 42, 27, and 19; and for B Corp. (in millions): 27, 42 and 16. Which graph below best contrasts the number of acquisitions each company made over this period?
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

    • E. 

      E

  • 11. 
    Which in the following group of numbers is smallest? 
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      .6

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      .33

    • E. 

      13

  • 12. 
    A clock lost 2 minutes and 36 seconds in 78 days. How many seconds did it lose per day?
    • A. 

      1/2

    • B. 

      30

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      1/30

    • E. 

      39

  • 13. 
    The words PERCEIVE and DISCERN have __?__ meanings.
    • A. 

      Similar

    • B. 

      Contradictory

    • C. 

      Unrelated

  • 14. 
    One word below is CAPITALIZED. What is the opposite of that word? Instructors who give AMBIGUOUS lectures are often considered to be excellent and experience the most success in delivering student achievement.
    • A. 

      Opaque

    • B. 

      Interesting

    • C. 

      Ambivalent

    • D. 

      Strong

    • E. 

      Clear

  • 15. 
    A number in the series below has been omitted. What is the missing number?1/288  __?__    1/72    1/36    1/18    1/9
    • A. 

      1/124

    • B. 

      1/206

    • C. 

      1/194

    • D. 

      1/144

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 16. 
    __?__ is to FIRE as SETTLE is to ARGUMENT.
    • A. 

      WATER

    • B. 

      FUEL

    • C. 

      FAN

    • D. 

      FIGHT

    • E. 

      EXTINGUISH

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      $5.76

    • B. 

      $9.80

    • C. 

      $7.24

    • D. 

      $6.16

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 18. 
    Replace the ? in the boxed series below.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

    • E. 

      E

  • 19. 
    Which THREE of the following words have similar meanings?
    • A. 

      Downplay

    • B. 

      Determine

    • C. 

      Devalue

    • D. 

      Diminish

    • E. 

      Derive

  • 20. 
    Which of the following in the group of numbers is smallest?​
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      .8

    • C. 

      14

    • D. 

      .75

    • E. 

      4

  • 21. 
    A high-speed train travels 25 feet in 1/3 second. In 4 seconds, the train will have traveled __?__ feet.
    • A. 

      210

    • B. 

      240

    • C. 

      270

    • D. 

      300

    • E. 

      350

  • 22. 
    In the following set of words, which is different from the others?
    • A. 

      Piccolo

    • B. 

      Guitar

    • C. 

      Vocalist

    • D. 

      Oboe

    • E. 

      Viola

  • 23. 
    OBTAIN is to __?__ as CATCH is to DROP
    • A. 

      GRAB

    • B. 

      JUMP

    • C. 

      SECURE

    • D. 

      STEAL

    • E. 

      FORFEIT

  • 24. 
    A total of 84 hours was spent training 6 new employees. At this rate, it would take __?__ hours to train an additional 5 new employees.
    • A. 

      62

    • B. 

      66

    • C. 

      70

    • D. 

      74

    • E. 

      78

  • 25. 
    An 8-year-old boy is half his sister's age. When the boy is 12, how old will his sister be?
    • A. 

      16

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      18

    • E. 

      32