Please note, the questions in the Sample Question Booklet are not updated from year to year. If you have downloaded this Booklet in the past, please do not repurchase it.
For questions about the HAST Booklet please email email@example.com or call +61 3 9277 5625.
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The Higher Ability Selection Test (HAST) is an ACER academic reasoning test used by schools to identify academically able students for selective entry, accelerated learning and gifted and talented programs. HAST focuses on assessing higher-order, cross curricular reasoning skills that are characteristic of gifted students.
The HAST Sample Question Booklet provides an opportunity to reflect on the types of skills required of the candidate but it is not designed to teach candidates these skills. Higher order thinking skills are developed over a long period of time or they are skills that are innate and natural to you.
To familiarise yourself with the HAST, work through the questions as if you were sitting a timed test, and as a guide allow 1-2 minutes per question.
Skill areas covered are:
For further questions about the HAST assessment or HAST assessment preparation, please contact the HAST team on +61 3 9277 5625 or firstname.lastname@example.org