Defining, Measuring & Interpreting Educational Achievement


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Which of the following is the best definition of diagnostic assessments?

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1. Which of the following terms refers to the way a test is scored?

2. Which of the following best defines a criterion-referenced test?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Get an idea of what you know about educational achievement with this worksheet and quiz. You'll be tested on subjects like diagnostic assessments and how a test is scored.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Questions will cover:

  • How to define a criterion-referenced test
  • A formative assessment
  • The definition of achievement

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on educational achievement
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding a criterion-referenced test
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as diagnostic and formative assessments

Additional Learning

To gain more insight into how achievement is measured in education, we've designed the lesson entitled Defining, Measuring & Interpreting Educational Achievement. These topics will be covered in the lesson:

  • Summative achievement assessments
  • Ways of interpreting achievement
  • Accuracy of achievement assessments