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Learning Assessments Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Using idiomatic phrases such as 'bury the hatchet' could lead to _____.

Question 2 2. Which of the following patterns of scores lies mostly in the mid-range?

Question 3 3. Which of the following validity coefficients would indicate a highly predictive assessment?

Question 4 4. All of the following are examples of how information is collected for an ecological assessment, EXCEPT:

Question 5 5. What type of performance assessment allows the teacher to determine what the students are capable of for long periods of time?

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

Question 8 8. Standardized assessments should not replace end-of-course exams because _____.

Question 9 9. A formal, teacher-made assessment should be used to answer which of the following questions?

Question 10 10. A measurement that indicates how much a group of scores vary from the average called _____.

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Question 11 11. 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 12 12. Standardized testing is a requirement in some states in the U.S. due in part to the _____.

Question 13 13. A percentile rank of 60 indicates that _____.

Question 14 14. Which of the following statements is TRUE of high-stakes testing and accountability?

Question 15 15. 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 16 16. Three raters compared their individual scores in order to assess _____ reliability.

Question 17 17. The use of differing test administration and instruction potentially results in _____.

Question 18 18. According to the 68-95-99.7 rule _____.

Question 19 19. Validity is defined as _____.

Question 20 20. How can an ecological assessment help improve the educational performance of a student?

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Question 21 21. 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 22 22. 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 23 23. Which of the following statistical tools has a standard deviation of 1 and a mean of 0?

Question 24 24. An assessment is the process of making _____ about a student's knowledge and abilities.

Question 25 25. Which is an example of an informal assessment?

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Question 26 26. 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?

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

Question 28 28. 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 29 29. Scores that compare one student's performance to the average performance of other students are referred to as _____.

Question 30 30. Under the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, _____.

Learning Assessments Chapter Exam Instructions

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