Remembering Information

"Remembering Information" is an employment test that measures the ability to memorize detailed information and to recall this information (memory test). This skills test assesses short term memory required for remembering detailed information, such as work procedures and technical data.



Remembering Information


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About This Assessment

Type of Assessment

Competency Dimension

Skill and Ability Test


Time Limit

Number of Items

8 min.

28 items

Predicts Effectiveness in These Areas

Examples of Using Skills & Abilities on the Job

  • General Learning Ability
  • Problem Solving
  • Oral Communication
  • Productivity / Efficiency
  • Quality of Work
  • Remembering information provided in training
  • Remembering work procedures
  • Remembering numbers, symbols, and codes
  • Remembering names and addresses

Recommended for These Jobs

  • Appliance / Equipment Repair Technician
  • Building Maintenance Specialist
  • Cafeteria and Kitchen Worker
  • Communications System Installer
  • Compensation and Benefits Specialist
  • Computer Operator
  • Computer Support Specialist
  • Construction and Maintenance Dispatcher
  • Custodial Technician / Janitor
  • EEO/AA Specialist
  • Employee Safety Specialist
  • Equipment Repair Dispatcher
  • Groundskeeper
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Internet Specialist
  • Safety / Security Specialist
  • Skilled Assembler
  • Staffing Specialist
  • Training and Development Specialist
  • Underground Locating Dispatcher
  • Unskilled / Semi-Skilled Assembler
  • Utilities Installer
  • Vehicle Driver

Assessment Procedure

Individuals are given two minutes to memorize 14 pairs of pictures and numbers on a screen. After the two minutes are up, individuals are shown the same pictures in a different order. They are given two minutes to indicate which number was matched with each picture. This process is done twice.

Sample Problem(s)

Sample Problem for Remembering Information