Category Archives: Non-verbal Reasoning

Free and Low-Cost Downloads from Better Tuition

We have recently updated our download store so that it’s even more straightforward to use. If you haven’t visited it yet, do take a look: you will find FREE practice entrance exam/ 11 plus papers, covering maths, English, verbal and … Continue reading

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Trafford Grammar School Entrance Examinations Calendar 2014

Entrance Exam Calendar 2014  Trafford’s grammar schools have scheduled their 2014 entrance examinations as follows:   School   Date of Entrance Examination   Altrincham Grammar School for Boys   Saturday 13th September     AltrinchamGrammar School for Girls   Saturday … Continue reading

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15th December: Festive NVR

It’s day fifteen of Better Tuition’s advent calendar and we have some festive non-verbal reasoning activity for you.  Scroll to the end of the page to find the answers (no cheating!). Find the shape that has been vertically reflected. Question 1: Question … Continue reading

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December 7th: Christmas Non-Verbal Reasoning

It’s day seven of Better Tuition’s advent calendar and we have some festive non-verbal reasoning activity for you.  You will find the answers here.  Try more festive NVR from Better Tuition. Non-verbal reasoning helps develop problem-solving skills and is particularly useful for … Continue reading

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Entrance exams/ 11 Plus: two helpful quizzes

Better Tuition has prepared two reasoning quizzes to help prepare your child for Trafford’s entrance exams (formerly known as 11+).  These quizzes will also be useful for Year 6 children currently preparing for entrance exams/ 11+ for Manchester Grammar, Bolton … Continue reading

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Entrance exam pointers from Better Tuition for Year 5 and 6 children

Whilst many Year 6 children in Greater Manchester are busily preparing for independent school entrance exams/ 11 plus, lots of Year 5 students are just beginning to get to grips with verbal and non-verbal reasoning.  Verbal and non-verbal reasoning are … Continue reading

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