Would you like to know your current reading speed?
Below you will find a simple test you can take in just 1 minute.
Simply start a timer for 1 minute and begin reading the text below at your current, natural reading speed. When a minute is up, make a note of where you had reached and then look to the right-hand margin where you will see a series of numbers. The numbers represent your Words per Minute (WPM). If you fall between two numbers, just split the difference.
At the bottom of this page you will find some typical results for comparison.
Comprehension and Retention
It is all very well reading a nice piece like the one above for a minute but what about your ability to comprehend and retain information?
If you would like to take a reading test that measures your speed and comprehension just fill out the short form below with your first name and email address and we will send you a selection of tests to take.