Flashcards - Types of Assessment & Special Education Classrooms

Flashcards - Types of Assessment & Special Education Classrooms
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Achievement tests
An achievement test is a test of developed skill or knowledge
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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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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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mean
In mathematics, mean has several different definitions depending on the context
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assessment
A test or examination is an assessment intended to measure a test-taker's knowledge, skill, aptitude, physical fitness, or classification in many other topics
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test
A test or examination is an assessment intended to measure a test-taker's knowledge, skill, aptitude, physical fitness, or classification in many other topics
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test
A test or examination is an assessment intended to measure a test-taker's knowledge, skill, aptitude, physical fitness, or classification in many other topics
assessment
A test or examination is an assessment intended to measure a test-taker's knowledge, skill, aptitude, physical fitness, or classification in many other topics
mean
In mathematics, mean has several different definitions depending on the context
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
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
Achievement tests
An achievement test is a test of developed skill or knowledge
aptitude
An aptitude is a component of a competency to do a certain kind of work at a certain level
standardized test
A standardized test is a test that is administered and scored in a consistent, or "standard", manner
ecological assessment
Ecological assessment implies the monitoring of ecological resources, to discover the current and changing conditions
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
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
psychological
Psychology is the study of behavior and mind, embracing all aspects of conscious and unconscious experience as well as thought
content
In publishing, art, and communication, content is the information and experience directed towards an end-user or audience

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