Assessment Strategies Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Standardized assessments should not replace end-of-course exams because _____.

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT considered a misuse of standardized assessments?

Question 3 3. A teacher sees a student pretending to be the main character in a story he or she has just read, acting out the book's events perfectly from beginning to end. Afterward, the teacher makes some notes about the student's relaying of the story and files them in his or her portfolio. Has an assessment been conducted? If so, what type?

Question 4 4. Ms. Jones is using a rubric to document student performance during an oral poem composition task. What kind of observational assessment is Ms. Jones conducting?

Question 5 5. Which of these was the first educational institution to enact a full scale letter grading system?

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Question 6 6. Which President presided over the passage of No Child Left Behind?

Question 7 7. An assessment that uses the same or similar questions and is evaluated using the same criteria for all test-takers is referred to as a _____ assessment.

Question 8 8. A school requires its teachers to evaluate students four times during a semester in each course. The school is implementing the use of _____ assessments.

Question 9 9. Why do teachers give assessments?

Question 10 10. What is a benefit of using presentations for assessments?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is an example of a performance-based assessment?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a purpose of assessment?

Question 13 13. All of the following are examples of performance assessments of products, EXCEPT:

Question 14 14. Which of these statements is true about performance assessments?

Question 15 15. How long should students be given to study a case study before discussion?

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Question 16 16. Bad case studies will _____.

Question 17 17. To get students prepared for a formal test, which method will help them to get used to a test format?

Question 18 18. When a student is unsure of the assessment expectations, how might the student feel?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT an example of what a portfolio is used for when it comes to assessments?

Question 20 20. What are portfolio assessments?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is an example of information that might be included in an ecological assessment?

Question 22 22. How can an ecological assessment be used to compliment an Individualized Education Program?

Question 23 23. An assessment is the process of making _____ about a student's knowledge and abilities.

Question 24 24. What are three important things teachers do as a part of all observational assessments?

Question 25 25. SAT stands for the:

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Question 26 26. Mrs. Gregg uses an assessment to evaluate children's knowledge and abilities formed in pre-school and in the home. She is using a _____ assessment.

Question 27 27. What assessments are used to determine student mastery?

Question 28 28. A formal, teacher-made assessment should be used to answer which of the following questions?

Question 29 29. Mr. Hunt has been emphasizing the use of performance-based assessments in his science class. What type of performance assessment is he most likely to use to grade his students on their knowledge of the principles of gravity?

Question 30 30. Before a full class discussion, each group analyzing a case study should _____.

Assessment Strategies Chapter Exam Instructions

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