Measurement and Methodology-Psychometrics, Test Construction, Reliability, Validity (GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) Psychology): Questions 11 - 14 of 44

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 442 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 300.00 or

Question number: 11

» Measurement and Methodology » Psychometrics, Test Construction, Reliability, Validity

MCQ▾

Question

In the language of psychometrics, reliability refers primarily to

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

expertise in measurement.

b.

dependability in measurement.

c.

speed of measurement.

d.

consistency in measurement.

e.

measurement methods

Question number: 12

» Measurement and Methodology » Psychometrics, Test Construction, Reliability, Validity

MCQ▾

Question

The degree of correlation among all of the items on a scale

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

may be estimated by means of the Rulon formula.

b.

may be estimated by means of KR-20.

c.

is referred to as inter-item consistency.

d.

all of the above.

e.

All of the above

Question number: 13

» Measurement and Methodology » Psychometrics, Test Construction, Reliability, Validity

MCQ▾

Question

Stated succinctly, test validity refers to a judgment concerning

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

How consistent a test measures what it purports to measure.

b.

How well a test measures what it purports to measure.

c.

evidence does not support the conclusion

d.

Why the test should or should not be used for a specific purpose.

e.

How sound the evidence is that supports conclusions from it.

Question number: 14

» Measurement and Methodology » Psychometrics, Test Construction, Reliability, Validity

MCQ▾

Question

A local validation study is a study

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

undertaken by certified test developers from a specific locality.

b.

undertaken by major test publisher for experiments

c.

conducted by test users who plans to alter a test in some way.

d.

conducted by test-takers from a particular locality or community.

e.

undertaken by the original test publisher for any purpose.

f Page
Sign In