What Speed Do You Read?

by Keira on March 20, 2012 · 5 comments

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ereader test
Source: Staples eReader Department

I’m 39% faster than most adults reading close to 350 words per minute. Pretty neat. How do you rank?

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1 Karin March 20, 2012 at 8:03 PM

You read 627 words per minute.
That makes you 151% faster than the national average.

Can you believe that! hahaha. I scored 2/3 so I passed.


2 Keira March 20, 2012 at 8:15 PM

I got all 3 questions and was reading while answering phones at work… does that make me faster??? Maybe I should take it again. lol


3 Grace @ Books Like Breathing March 20, 2012 at 8:14 PM

I love this thing. I loved at reading comprehension in school. It says I read 1,206 words per minute and 382% faster than average. I could read War and Peace in 8 hours. Lol. That actually sounds like a good idea.


4 Keira March 20, 2012 at 8:16 PM

Wow you’re a speed reading demon!


5 erinf1 March 21, 2012 at 8:12 AM

@ Grace… wow! I wish I could read as fast as you! That would mean my TBR mountain wouldn’t be as daunting!

My score was 813 words/min. making me 225% faster than avg. But if you look at their scale, I rank with the college kids. Huh… considering I didn’t finish college, that makes me feel better!


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