Quickly and effectively measure verbal reasoning skills or high-level verbal reasoning skills for management positions, with the Wesman a general cognitive ability test.

Wesman Verbal Reasoning (Wesman)

Wesman is a short and effective general mental ability assessment and is popular for use in sales, management, and executive positions. The verbal component measures both the ability to reason through analogy and the perception of verbal relationships. The numerical component measures the ability to perceive quantitative relationships and operate with ingenuity.

Wesman provides a clear picture of an individual's potential for success in:

  • Executive/Management
  • Sales
  • Supervisory positions

Competency Areas

Verbal Reasoning


Online Administration

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Short Test Duration

Easily administered the Wesman can be completed in 20 minutes.

Validity and Reliablity

The Wesman correlates to other assessments of analytical thinking such as the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal (r = .51 to .66).

Resources & Downloads

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Sample Questions

Wesman Sample Question .jpg Download (0.04 MB)

Sample Reports

Wesman Sample Report .pdf Download (0.01 MB)
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