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Individualized Testing and Item Characteristic Curve Theory [microform] / Frederic M. Lord
Bib ID 5237790
Format BookBook, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Lord, Frederic M
 
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Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1972 
39 p. 
Summary

An elementary survey of item characteristic curve theory, centered around the problems of individualized (tailored) testing, is presented. Following the introduction, discussions are provided of the following: Test Theory for Itemized Tests; The Guttman Scale; Item Characteristic Curve Theory; An Alternative Model; Specialization, Application, and Evaluation; Pretesting; The Statistical Estimation of Ability; A Simpler Procedure for Estimating Ability; Stochastic Approximation; The Staircase Method for Selecting the Test Questions; Scoring the Answers; Evaluation of Testing Methods; and Relation to Psychophysical Methods. An extensive list of references is provided. (DB)

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May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Achievement Tests.  |  Bulletins.  |  Citations (References)  |  Evaluation Methods.  |  Individual Testing.  |  Latent Trait Theory.  |  Mathematical Models.  |  Predictive Measurement.  |  Pretesting.  |  Probability.  |  Psychometrics.  |  Research.  |  Scoring Formulas.  |  Statistics.  |  Test Construction.  |  Test Validity.  |  Testing.
Other authors/contributors Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ
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