Interpreting Assessments & Emotional Impairment Reports Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. 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 2 2. When the shape of a distribution has a large rounded peak tapering away at each end, it is called a _____.

Question 3 3. A measurement that indicates how much a group of scores vary from the average called _____.

Question 4 4. A raw score represents the _____.

Question 5 5. Knowledge of basic statistics is helpful when interpreting _____ scores.

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Question 6 6. Scores that indicate the level of knowledge or skills a student possesses in a specific area are referred to as _____.

Question 7 7. Which of the following statistical tools has a standard deviation of 1 and a mean of 0?

Question 8 8. A student's score at the 85% percentile indicates that the student _____.

Question 9 9. 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 10 10. A test that compares a person's answers to the answers of other test-takers in the same group is called _____.

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Question 11 11. Results obtained by giving an exam to a sample of people who represent all test-takers are called _____.

Question 12 12. Why is it important to make sure that every single person takes intelligence and other psychological tests under standard conditions?

Question 13 13. Study the examples below, and choose which one is the most appropriate for use of the mode, instead of the mean or median.

Question 14 14. What is the best reason to use a median summary score instead of a mean summary score?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT considered a statistic of summary?

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Question 16 16. All of the following are ways to compare one test-taker score to a population of test-taker scores, EXCEPT:

Question 17 17. According to the 68-95-99.7 rule _____.

Question 18 18. Of the following standard deviations listed, which one indicates the most variance among test scores?

Question 19 19. Which of the following BEST describes multiple measures when it comes to student assessment data?

Question 20 20. Which of the following BEST describes the use of a cognitive abilities test?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following BEST describes the central focus of conversations with colleagues about test scores?

Question 22 22. According to most standardized, modern IQ tests, what is the average IQ score?

Question 23 23. Julia's mental age is higher than her chronological age and she is very good at problem solving and thinking creatively. Which of the following is most likely to be her IQ?

Question 24 24. What percentage of people will get an IQ score between 85 and 115 for most standardized IQ tests?

Question 25 25. A group of ten students take a test and they all get an F. What type of distribution would result considering the full possible range on the test was anywhere from an F to an A?

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Question 26 26. Scores that compare one student's performance to the average performance of other students are referred to as _____.

Question 27 27.

Calculate the z-score using the following data:

Raw score is 75, mean is 50, and standard deviation is 10

Question 28 28. What is the purpose of an Intelligence Test?

Question 29 29. When most people in a group have test scores in a certain range, but a single person has an extreme score that's very different, the single, different score is called a(n) _____.

Question 30 30. Which of the following patterns of scores lies mostly in the mid-range?

Interpreting Assessments & Emotional Impairment Reports Chapter Exam Instructions

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