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adaptive testing

Computerized adaptive testing is a form of computer-based test that adapts to the examinee's ability level

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Criterion-referenced scores

A criterion-referenced test is a style of test which uses test scores to generate a statement about the behavior that can be expected of a person with that score

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Standardized assessments

A standardized test is a test that is administered and scored in a consistent, or "standard", manner

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mode

The mode is the value that appears most often in a set of data

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median

The median is the value separating the higher half of a data sample, a population, or a probability distribution, from the lower half

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standard deviation

In statistics, the standard deviation is a measure that is used to quantify the amount of variation or dispersion of a set of data values

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normal distribution

In probability theory, the normal distribution is a very common continuous probability distribution

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mean

In mathematics, mean has several different definitions depending on the context

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mean

In mathematics, mean has several different definitions depending on the context

normal distribution

In probability theory, the normal distribution is a very common continuous probability distribution

standard deviation

In statistics, the standard deviation is a measure that is used to quantify the amount of variation or dispersion of a set of data values

median

The median is the value separating the higher half of a data sample, a population, or a probability distribution, from the lower half

mode

The mode is the value that appears most often in a set of data

Standardized assessments

A standardized test is a test that is administered and scored in a consistent, or "standard", manner

Criterion-referenced scores

A criterion-referenced test is a style of test which uses test scores to generate a statement about the behavior that can be expected of a person with that score

adaptive testing

Computerized adaptive testing is a form of computer-based test that adapts to the examinee's ability level

High-stakes testing

A high-stakes test is a test with important consequences for the test taker

skewed distribution

In probability theory and statistics, skewness is a measure of the asymmetry of the probability distribution of a real-valued random variable about its mean

ecological assessment

Ecological assessment implies the monitoring of ecological resources, to discover the current and changing conditions

percentile

A percentile is a measure used in statistics indicating the value below which a given percentage of observations in a group of observations fall

standard score

In statistics, the standard score is the signed number of standard deviations by which an observation or datum is above the mean

construct

A construct in the philosophy of science is an ideal object, where the existence of the thing may be said to depend upon a subject's mind

Content validity

In psychometrics, content validity refers to the extent to which a measure represents all facets of a given construct

predictive validity

In psychometrics, predictive validity is the extent to which a score on a scale or test predicts scores on some criterion measure

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