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Question number: 24

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The earliest example of a test designed to measure a set of specific abilities was based on the work of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Wechsler.

b.

Carroll.

c.

Philbin.

d.

Thurstone.

Question number: 25

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Diagnostic tests may be distinguished from evaluative tests in that diagnostic tests are typically designed to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

measure achievement.

b.

make pass/fail types of decisions.

c.

pinpoint difficulties.

d.

answer “why” questions.

Question number: 26

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Reliability is also sometimes measured by comparing the score on one-half of the test items to the score on the other half, is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Reliability

b.

Split half reliability

c.

Equivalent forms reliability

d.

Validity

Question number: 27

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Studies regarding the validity of computer-based test interpretation programs

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

unequivocally point to the fact that they tend to be accurate.

b.

have suggested that test user satisfaction with the programs is high.

c.

have suggested that a lack of demonstrated validity may be the norm.

d.

unequivocally point to a need to exclude trivial or misleading information.

Question number: 28

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

The squared correlation between the true score and the obtained score is called reliability index. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

According to the classical reliability theory, the mean of the true scores and the mean of the obtained scores are equal.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

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