Online Autism Test for Toddlers & Preschoolers



This checklist based Autism Test for Toddlers and Preschoolers has been developed keeping in mind the evaluation criteria set by Autism Research Center and should be used only for indicative purposes. The outcome of this test is purely suggestive and must not be, under any circumstances, equated as definitive evidence on the presence or absence of autism in your toddler. For a detailed diagnosis, please consult a certified paediatrician.

Autism test for toddlers

About this Autism Test for Kids

This following list of 30 interactive multiple-choice questions requires you to answer each based on your understanding of your toddler’s cognitive and behavioral patterns. The Quiz Overview at the top of each section will provide you with some guidelines on the area this section evaluates and how to approach the same. 

At the end of the quiz, you will get a comprehensive summary report with the Autism quotient of your toddler/preschooler!

BEGIN ➠ Autism Quiz for Toddlers

At the start of each section, we'll share some context around what this particular section is meant to evaluate. Some answer choices are very similar to each other. Read the choices carefully before attempting to answer.
TOTAL QUESTIONS: 30 multiple choice types
Estimated Time to Complete: 5 to 7 minutes

A toddler autism test needs to be designed specifically to address the symptoms that young children display as opposed to those most commonly associated with autism in adults. Whilst the test on this page should be used as a guide and not a medical diagnostic tool, it has been carefully put together by experts to test for toddler autism signs so we think you will find it a very helpful resource. If you’ve been wondering how to test for autism in toddlers, this test will provide a useful starting point for you.

How our toddler autism test is structured 

Our autism test for toddlers is divided into six sections:

  • Preliminary Questions – Optional questions regarding your child’s age and gender.
  • Observation Skills – Questions designed to uncover signs of autism related to how your child observes objects and people.
  • Social Interactions – How your child acts and reacts in social encounters.
  • Communication Skills – How easily your child communicates their desires and emotions.
  • Behavioral, Sensory and Motor Skills – Your child’s Behavioral patterns, sensory functions and basic motor skills.

Miscellaneous Questions – Questions about your child’s development, habits and learning achievements.

If you spot signs of autism in our toddlers test, we recommend seeking expert guidance at the earliest possible opportunity.