Standardization and Norms of Psychological Tests


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1. A test that compares a person's answers to the answers of other test-takers in the same group is called _____.

2. Why is it important to make sure that every single person takes intelligence and other psychological tests under standard conditions?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz primarily features vocabulary questions to test you on terms related to testing, test conditions and results. In order to pass, you'll also need to know the purpose of norms and standardization.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

See if you can match the following terms to their definitions:

  • Norms
  • Standardization
  • Intelligence
  • Normative

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about different tests and what they measure and interpret it correctly
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on standardizing and norming psychological assessments
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about factors for psychological assessments

Additional Learning

Continue your studies with the associated lesson, which is called Standardization and Norms of Psychological Tests. This lesson covers objectives such as the following:

  • Understand the purpose behind psychological assessments
  • Appreciate the importance of standardization to fair assessments
  • Describe what norms can show about the results of a test