Learning Assessments Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. When an assessment has similar administration procedures, instructions and questions, it is considered to be a _____ assessment.

Question 2 2. How can an ecological assessment help improve the educational performance of a student?

Question 3 3. The normal distribution shows the _____ and _____ of scores.

Question 4 4. A measurement that indicates how much a group of scores vary from the average called _____.

Question 5 5. Mr. Thomas uses an assessment to evaluate his students' knowledge and abilities in Art. He is using a _____ assessment.

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Question 6 6. Which of these statements is true about performance assessments?

Question 7 7. Ravi is taking part in adaptive testing. Which of the following will he most likely encounter?

Question 8 8. Validity is defined as _____.

Question 9 9. Which of the following is a method to obtain a reliability coefficient?

Question 10 10. Under the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, _____.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following test-taker differences is NOT likely to result in test bias?

Question 12 12. Informal assessments should be used when _____.

Question 13 13. 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 14 14. Knowledge of basic statistics is helpful when interpreting _____ scores.

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

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Question 16 16. 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 17 17. 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 18 18. All of the following are examples of how information is collected for an ecological assessment, EXCEPT:

Question 19 19. According to the 68-95-99.7 rule _____.

Question 20 20. 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 21 21. 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 22 22. Which of the following is recommended when using performance assessments in the classroom?

Question 23 23. All of the following factors impact standardized test performance EXCEPT:

Question 24 24. A _____ is an attribute (such as self-esteem, motivation and language proficiency) that is inferred from consistent behavior.

Question 25 25. Three raters compared their individual scores in order to assess _____ reliability.

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Question 26 26. High-stakes testing results can impact all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 27 27. What makes a test biased?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is an example of a performance-based assessment?

Question 29 29. What is the best reason to use a median summary score instead of a mean summary score?

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

Learning Assessments Chapter Exam Instructions

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