Assessments of Learning: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is a method to obtain a reliability coefficient?

Question 2 2. All of the following factors impact standardized test performance EXCEPT:

Question 3 3. A group of ten students take a test and they all get an A. Which of the following statistical results would be true for this group?

Question 4 4. A parent is confused by her child's score on two exams testing knowledge of musical terminology. On the first test, the child scored a 90. On the second test, the score was 30. What aspect of the test is the parent questioning?

Question 5 5. If a teacher wants to assess predictive validity of a test, a common way to achieve this is by _____.

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Question 6 6. Mr. Thomas uses an assessment to evaluate his students' knowledge and abilities in Art. He is using a _____ assessment.

Question 7 7. Which of the following is recommended when using performance assessments in the classroom?

Question 8 8. Validity is defined as _____.

Question 9 9. All of the following are considered uses of standardized assessments EXCEPT:

Question 10 10. What makes a test biased?

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Question 11 11. All of the following are examples of how information is collected for an ecological assessment, EXCEPT:

Question 12 12. A school wants to determine if an assessment has reliability over time. They administer the same assessment at the beginning of a school year and at the end. The school is assessing _____ reliability.

Question 13 13. An assessment is the process of making _____ about a student's knowledge and abilities.

Question 14 14. All of the following are examples of performance assessments of products, EXCEPT:

Question 15 15. Scores that compare one student's performance to the average performance of other students are referred to as _____.

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Question 16 16. A formal, teacher-made assessment should be used to answer which of the following questions?

Question 17 17. Sanjay stopped taking the test when he came upon several questions with words that had different meanings and contexts to him. This is an example of:

Question 18 18. Mr. Yaki gives his students a test where scores can range from 0 to 10. The scores result in a normal distribution. Given this information, what was probably the most common score on the test?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is most likely an acceptable reliability coefficient for a standardized assessment?

Question 20 20. A school principal wants to know the cost and length of time needed to administer an exam. This refers to the _____ of the exam.

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Question 21 21. Which of the following statistical tools is used to represent standardized test results by ranking student performance on an equal interval scale of 1-9?

Question 22 22. Which of the following validity coefficients would indicate a highly predictive assessment?

Question 23 23. A _____ is an attribute (such as self-esteem, motivation and language proficiency) that is inferred from consistent behavior.

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT considered a misuse of standardized assessments?

Question 25 25. An assessment used to evaluate the effectiveness of instruction at the end of a specific course is referred to as a _____ assessment.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following situations is most appropriate for a performance-based assessment?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT considered a statistic of summary?

Question 28 28. A percentile rank of 60 indicates that _____.

Question 29 29. Study the examples below, and choose which one is the most appropriate for use of the mode, instead of the mean or median.

Question 30 30. Kim is in the 10th grade, while her sister Jan is in 6th grade. Kim is likely to feel _____ about standardized testing, while her sister feels _____.

Assessments of Learning: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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