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Hertfordshire South West Herts Schools Consortium Tests

Maths and Verbal Reasoning

The Hertfordshire Entrance Exam is a Verbal Reasoning Test and is written by GL Assessment it is administrated within an hour. The Maths is also written by GL Assessment, and is administrated in 50 minutes. The exams are intense and many students don’t get time to finish the papers.

  • Both papers are multiple choice and pupils indicate their answers on a separate answer sheet.
  • http://www.swhertsschools.org.uk/familiarisation-papers/

Buckinghamshire Transfer Tests

Numerical Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning & Non Verbal Reasoning

For the Buckinghamshire Exams there are two transfer tests. They are multiple choice tests and are both of about the same level of difficulty they include Verbal Reasoning, Numerical Reasoning and Non-Verbal Reasoning. Each test is 45 – 50 minutes long and is in a number of separately timed sections.

  • The first paper tests verbal skills, including comprehension, English technical language and verbal reasoning.
  • The second paper tests non-verbal reasoning, spatial reasoning and maths.
  • All questions on both papers are multiple choice and pupils indicate their answers on a separate answer sheet.
  • https://www.gl-assessment.co.uk/free-familiarisation


At Tuition Works we believe that it’s important to teach English to students who wish to be supported, for the eleven plus exams. We teach the foundations of Literacy by specialist qualified teachers. Our teachers have a full understanding of the National Curriculum and the latest methods of teaching.



The Tuition Works team are able to support your child by teaching Maths to the level that will make them very comfortable in both school and for their eleven plus exam. We concentrate on grasping the basic numeracy and arithmetic skills and understanding algebra, fractions, decimals, percentages, graphs, shape, space, geometry and many more maths topics including complex problem solving applications needed for the eleven plus.

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