The average adult reading rate for English prose text in the United States is around 250 to 300 words per minute. Research shows that reading is around 25% slower from a computer screen than from paper. Thus you may slightly increase your results to find your speed when reading from paper.
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* You can find this information and more in the ‘Assessment Summary’ once you complete SmarterMeasure.