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Evaluation & Assessments in Education Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is an example of a performance-based assessment?

Question 2 2. An assessment is the process of making _____ about a student's knowledge and abilities.

Question 3 3. A formal, teacher-made assessment should be used to answer which of the following questions?

Question 4 4. A good form of formative assessment is...

Question 5 5. All of the following factors impact standardized test performance EXCEPT:

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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. If a teacher gives an exam and everyone fails, what should he/she do?

Question 8 8. 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 9 9. Which of the following situations is most appropriate for a performance-based assessment?

Question 10 10. Which is an example of an informal assessment?

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Question 11 11. 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 12 12. _____ assessments are constructed by experts and published for use in schools.

Question 13 13. Standardized testing is a requirement in some states in the U.S. due in part to the _____.

Question 14 14. 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 15 15. Standardized assessments should not replace end-of-course exams because _____.

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Question 16 16. Feedback is important because...

Question 17 17. How is assessment related to a course's learning objectives?

Question 18 18. You have been asked to create a presentation explaining the disadvantages of standardized testing. Which of the following will you include?

Question 19 19. An assessment used to evaluate the effectiveness of instruction at the end of a specific course is referred to as a _____ assessment.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT considered a misuse of standardized assessments?

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Question 21 21. Informal assessments should be used when _____.

Question 22 22. Ravi is taking part in adaptive testing. Which of the following will he most likely encounter?

Question 23 23. The main difference between interim and summative assessment is...

Question 24 24. 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 _____.

Question 25 25. All of the following are considered uses of standardized assessments EXCEPT:

Evaluation & Assessments in Education Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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