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Question 1 1. Finish this sentence to make it true. Stanine:

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Question 2 2. Reliability, validity, and practicality are all required for quality:

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Question 3 3. Mr. Tamlin recently had to start using a standardized exam to test students in his history course. The exam does not cover material regarding WWII, which is a critical component of the curriculum. Mr. Tamlin believes this is unfair. In this case,Mr. Tamlin would believe that the state's standardized tests are lacking:

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Question 4 4. A middle school teacher asks students to journal about what their family ate for dinner the night before as part of their daily class warm-up. This is an example of a(n) _____.

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Question 5 5. An automotive mechanics teacher has students demonstrate repair procedures under a time constraint. This task can be considered a(n) _____.

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Question 6 6. A scholastic aptitude assessment:

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Question 7 7. An assessment review committee discovers that a biology final exam tests students on concepts which are not included in the curriculum and were not included in course lesson plans. The committee has discovered a problem with the final exam's _____

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Question 8 8. Finish this statement to make it true. Content validity:

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Question 9 9. Which of the following can be characterized as a performance assessment?

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Question 10 10. A civics teacher's curriculum requires students to provide summary reports of what they have learned each week in class. At the end of the course there is a final exam. These are examples of which two types of assessment?

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Question 11 11. A college admissions office processes student applications in stages. After evaluating a student's GPA, the admissions office makes the majority of decisions based on SAT or ACT scores. This college makes its decisions based upon which type of validity?

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Question 12 12. A form of testing, that periodically assesses students for systematic change or improvement, is called:

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Question 13 13. 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:

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Question 14 14. Scores that compare one student's performance to the average performance of other students are referred to as _____.

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Question 15 15. Informal assessments should be used when _____.

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Question 16 16. All of the following are examples of performance assessments products, EXCEPT:

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Question 17 17. Of the following standard deviations listed, which one indicates the most variance among test scores?

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Question 18 18. Which of the following statements is FALSE?

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Question 19 19. How can an ecological assessment be used to complement an Individualized Education Program?

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Question 20 20. Which of the following is a method to obtain a reliability coefficient?

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Question 21 21. 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 22 22. Under the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, _____.

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Question 23 23. _____ assessments are constructed by experts and published for use in schools.

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Question 24 24. 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?

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Question 25 25. A student's score at the 85% percentile indicates that the student _____.

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Question 26 26. What is the best reason to use a median summary score instead of a mean summary score?

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Question 27 27. 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.

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Question 28 28. A _____ is an attribute (such as self-esteem, motivation and language proficiency) that is inferred from consistent behavior.

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Question 29 29. The use of differing test administration and instruction potentially results in _____.

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Question 30 30. A percentile rank of 60 indicates that _____.

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Assessments of Learning Chapter Exam Instructions

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