We at The Sports Dump secured a copy of Vince Young’s Wonderlic test from the 2006 NFL Draft Combine and it is impressive. It got me thinking about what my score would be if I took it. I want to thank www.walterfootball.com for giving us a 12 question sample of the 50 question Wonderlic test the NFL has the draft prospects complete at the combine. Are you going score a 6 like Vince Young or can you compete with The Jumbo and score a 45. Give it a shot.
Set a timer at for 2 minutes and 53 seconds and answer as many as possible.
Question 1: Assume the first two statements are true. Is the final one: (A) true, (B) false or (C) not certain?
The boy plays baseball. All baseball players wear hats. The boy wears a hat.
Paper sells for 21 cents a pad. What will four pads cost?
Question 3: How many of the five pairs of items listed below are exact duplicates?
Nieman, K.M. Neiman, K.M.
Thomas, G.K. Thomas, C.K.
Hoff, J.P. Hoff, J.P.
Pino, L.R. Pina, L.R.
Warner, T.S. Wanner, T.S.
Question 4: Do the following two words (A) have similar meanings, (B) have contradictory meanings or (C) mean neither the same nor the opposite?
A train travels 20 feet in 1/5th of a second. How many feet will it travel in three seconds?
When rope is selling at $0.10 a foot, how many feet can you buy for sixty cents?
Question 7: The ninth month of the year is:
(A) October, (B) January, (C) June, (D) September, (E) May.
Question 8: Which number in the following group of numbers represents the smallest amount?
7 .8 31 .33 2
In printing an article of 48,000 words, a printer decides to use two sizes of type. Using the larger type, a printed page contains 1,800 words. Using smaller type, a page contains 2,400 words. The article is allotted 21 full pages in a magazine. How many pages must be in smaller type?
Three individuals form a partnership and agree to split the profits equally. X invests $9,000, Y invests $7,000, and Z invests $4,000. If their profits are $4,800, how much less does X receive than if the profits were divided in proportion to the amount invested?
Question 11: Assume the first two statements are true. Is the final one (A) true, (B) false or (C) not certain?
Tom greeted Beth. Beth greeted Dawn. Tom did not greet Dawn
A boy is 17 years old and his sister is twice as old. When the boy is 23 years old, what will be the age of his sister?
Don’t go beyond this point until you finish.
Are you ready to grade your test? Here are the answers:
(1) A—true; (2) 84 cents; (3) one; (4) A—similar; (5) 300 feet; (6) six feet; (7) D—September; (8) .33; (9) 17; (10) $560; (11) C—not certain; (12) 40 years old
Take the number you answered correctly, and multiply that number by 4.167. That’s your Wonderlic score. How did you do?