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    I know its one of those 'how long is a piece of string' type questions but what is typically a good score on these numerical tests?

    Typically they are out of 20... So maybe 18+? A friend was telling me that the people who get the internships get full marks on them...

    Let me know, what you think constitutes a good mark. All speculative of course.

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    Most employers use a benchmark of around 70% in these tests. Scoring closer to full marks may bring more attention to your application but if you are comfortable on reaching the benchmark, I think it would be more beneficial investing your time strengthening the rest of your application and interview prep.
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    Most employers use a benchmark of around 70% in these tests. Scoring closer to full marks may bring more attention to your application but if you are comfortable on reaching the benchmark, I think it would be more beneficial investing your time strengthening the rest of your application and interview prep.
    Yeah but atm there is nothing I can add to my CV... Im applying for internships. The only thing I can do is improve my test scores to strengthen my application. Then work on interviews
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    Depends what everyone else gets. Personally, i can never be happy unless i get 100%.

    However, if most people (as in, most people who stand any chance at getting through) get 60% then id consider 70% good. (I still wouldn't be happy but lets call it contented). Similarly, if most people get 70% then Id call 80% good.
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    I know HSBC, at least for the paper tests at their assessment centres, have a minimum benchmark of 16 out of 20. I would imagine this gives a good guide. For SHL I think.

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    (Original post by Commercial Paper)
    I know HSBC, at least for the paper tests at their assessment centres, have a minimum benchmark of 16 out of 20. I would imagine this gives a good guide. For SHL I think.

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    Alright. Thanks bud .
 
 
 
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