Name of Candidate: Jane Smith
WEIGHTED AGGREGATE SCORE: 88%
OVERALL RATING: Strongly Recommended
Logical, Analytical and Problem Solving
The first problem required the individual to
understand a detailed banking procedure
and to follow an established pattern before
answering specific questions. The goal was
to evaluate the person's ability at procedure
analysis; an important skill in applications
programming. This candidate scored 6 out
of 8 points for problem one.
In problem two, six statements had to be
placed in the proper sequence in order to
create a valid procedure. This person achieved
10 out of 12 points. When considering both
the aforementioned results, this candidate
demonstrated above average ability at
working with procedures.
Next, the individual was provided with specific
rules that had to be followed when evaluating
six series of predefined symbols. When asked
to detect errors, this candidate scored 18 out
of a possible 18 points, which was excellent.
Problem four tested one's ability at
instruction evaluation, table look-up
and data manipulation. Several seven
digit expressions, that simulated
computer instructions, had to be analyzed
in order to generate new numeric values.
This person scored 16 out of 18 points
which indicated an above average potential
for comprehending computer functions.
The next problem required the candidate
to create symbolic, computer-like
instructions in order to send a fictitious
spaceship to the correct destination.
The intent of this question was to analyze
the candidate's potential success at
utilizing established computer languages
in system solutions. This person scored
15 out of 15 points which was superior.
The sixth problem tested the candidate's
concentration and accuracy characteristics
by having the individual solve progressively
difficult expressions according to technical
specifications, this person scored 13 out of
17 points which was high average.
The last computer-related problem required
the candidate to develop a concrete solution
from four related facts that were provided.
Out of a possible 12 points, this person
scored 10 which demonstrated above
average logic and reasoning ability.
Overall, this candidate's computer-related
skills are above average.