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Post by Niyah » Wed, 20 Jul 2011 4:41 pm

jezreelcomajes22 wrote:hi! im jezreel from philippines. im located here at Teck Whye Ave. Singapore. this coming july 6, 2010 i will seat for an aptitude test! i wonder what test it should be.. like i heard only diagrams reasoning.. is it hard..? after the aptitude test is there a PERSONAL INTERVIEW like they gonna ask u about ur position that u applied..? i hope everyone who will take the test can pass.. ply reply. thanks!
kangwei19890629 wrote:15 july I have this apptitude test for s pass, so I'm very worry about it.
can you tell me something details about this test ?such as "there are some diagram,for example ......."
my e-mail is "[email protected]"
It is very urgent~~~

-~~hi there! Hows your exam? Did u make it?

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Post by treack » Mon, 24 Oct 2011 12:49 am

Hey Guys,
As mentioned before, I too had to go to the Aptitude test even though my Degree was legit and I come from a renowned university from the US. ( Maybe I was a freshie, that's why they don't believe in me).

I sat for my Aptitude test last week, and all I can say is DO NOT WORRY. You do not need to be very good at English, even any language to take test. Let me break it down for you.

PART 1: Question 1-25:20 seconds to answer
Q 26-40:25 seconds to answer
Q 41-60 (i can't remember exactly):30 Sec to answer

The questions are the same but in order of increasing difficulty, which explains the more time allocated for the latter questions.

The question example can be found here:
http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_QwEi1CQoyJU/S ... quence.jpg

Basically you need to determine what comes next after the sequence of patterns. DOn't worry though! the example i gave is one of the hardest questions in the test. So there is only about 3-4 questions of this difficulty. The rest should be easy!

PART 2 & 3: Not relevant and wouldn't be counted because it is asking for your understanding of how Singapore is and the feedback to the test itself.

I hope this helps! good luck!

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Re: Aptitude test

Post by x9200 » Mon, 24 Oct 2011 6:43 am

treack wrote:The question example can be found here:
http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_QwEi1CQoyJU/S ... quence.jpg

Basically you need to determine what comes next after the sequence of patterns. DOn't worry though! the example i gave is one of the hardest questions in the test. So there is only about 3-4 questions of this difficulty. The rest should be easy!
I am always surprised how many authors of such tests make a very basic mistake clearly suggesting the right answer by wrongly designing the answer set. Without analysing the sequence you can guess the right answer is likely "B".

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Mon, 24 Oct 2011 6:57 am

There are also literally dozens of tests that they use so your odds are extremely unlikely to get that same test. I had two guys sit the test at the same time and both tests were different. Good luck. I guess you must have had a masters, yeah?
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Post by zzm9980 » Tue, 25 Oct 2011 1:55 am

I just read all of the old posts in this thread. It makes me feel better that MOM requires this test of some people :)

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Tue, 25 Oct 2011 9:52 am

And members of this forum wonder why I get cynical occasionally..... :wink:
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Post by nakatago » Tue, 25 Oct 2011 9:54 am

sundaymorningstaple wrote:And members of this forum wonder why I get cynical occasionally..... :wink:
I've come to grips that subtle sarcasm and irony are becoming appropriate responses, given that a lot of people miss them anyway.
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Post by SeekHelp » Sun, 11 Dec 2011 7:20 pm

Hello~ Can anyone advise me in what case the aptitude test is needed?

I mean, how can we know that MOM will need us to sit for the test?
Thanks~

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Sun, 11 Dec 2011 7:30 pm

If you have a masters and are applying for an S pass type of job, test for sure.
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Post by ismaildxb » Wed, 14 Mar 2012 3:23 pm

Still the aptitude test are there for s pass and employment pass, i have a degree from the reputed university from india and work exp in gulf for 8 years.

Already my degree is verified by UAE ministry, even tough i need to take a aptitude test.
Mohamed Ismail Ali

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Post by ecureilx » Wed, 14 Mar 2012 3:32 pm

ismaildxb wrote:Still the aptitude test are there for s pass and employment pass, i have a degree from the reputed university from india and work exp in gulf for 8 years.

Already my degree is verified by UAE ministry, even tough i need to take a aptitude test.
Sorry, I wonder, if that was a question or a statement .. :(

A question mark would mean a lot ..

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Post by zzm9980 » Wed, 14 Mar 2012 3:36 pm

ismaildxb wrote:Still the aptitude test are there for s pass and employment pass, i have a degree from the reputed university from india and work exp in gulf for 8 years.

Already my degree is verified by UAE ministry, even tough i need to take a aptitude test.
You already failed.

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Post by ecureilx » Wed, 14 Mar 2012 3:38 pm

zzm9980 wrote:
ismaildxb wrote:Still the aptitude test are there for s pass and employment pass, i have a degree from the reputed university from india and work exp in gulf for 8 years.

Already my degree is verified by UAE ministry, even tough i need to take a aptitude test.
You already failed.
You mean "ALREADY FAIL" ?? :)

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Post by Mi Amigo » Wed, 14 Mar 2012 4:12 pm

ismaildxb wrote:i have a degree from the reputed university from india
What, there's only only one 'reputed' university in the whole country? Surely not - many people claim to have degrees, masters, etc. from such places; did they all attend the same institution? :devil:
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Post by ismaildxb » Wed, 14 Mar 2012 4:23 pm

Dear Friends,

This is my first time employment in singapore, some of friends told they applied for S pass and attend the test but they failed.

MOM said them to return to their home country.
Mohamed Ismail Ali

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