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Question 1 1. Knowledge of basic statistics is helpful when interpreting _____ scores.

Question 2 2. Ravi is taking part in adaptive testing. Which of the following will he most likely encounter?

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements is TRUE of high-stakes testing and accountability?

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

Question 5 5. Which of these statements is true about performance assessments?

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Question 6 6. A formal, teacher-made assessment should be used to answer which of the following questions?

Question 7 7. Study the examples below, and choose which one is the most appropriate for use of the mode, instead of the mean or median.

Question 8 8. A test with high _____ validity references the material actually taught to the students.

Question 9 9. A student complains that only 10 questions on a 100-question test were taken from the material assigned to study for the test. The student is questioning the test's _____.

Question 10 10. 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?

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Question 11 11. All of the following are ways to compare one test-taker score to a population of test-taker scores, EXCEPT:

Question 12 12. 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 13 13. 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 14 14. All of the following are considered uses of standardized assessments EXCEPT:

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

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Question 16 16. Which of the following test-taker differences is NOT likely to result in test bias?

Question 17 17. A raw score represents the _____.

Question 18 18. Standardized testing is a requirement in some states in the U.S. due in part to the _____.

Question 19 19. High-stakes testing involves the use of _____.

Question 20 20. How can an ecological assessment be used to create an Individualized Education Program?

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Question 21 21. What type of performance assessment allows the teacher to determine what the students are capable of for long periods of time?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is an example of a performance-based assessment?

Question 23 23. Examine this list of numbers: 3, 5, 5, 7, 7, 7, 7, 10, 18. What is the mode?

Question 24 24. Validity is defined as _____.

Question 25 25. 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?

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Question 26 26. A student's score at the 85% percentile indicates that the student _____.

Question 27 27. The normal distribution shows the _____ and _____ of scores.

Question 28 28. 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 29 29. A measurement that indicates how much a group of scores vary from the average called _____.

Question 30 30. Standardized assessments should not replace end-of-course exams because _____.

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