### The most common type of _________________given in schools is a paper-and-pencil test.

standardized tests

### If the test has high ___________, we can assume the test actually measures what it claims to measure.

validity

### Achievement tests may be used for ____________, _______________, and remediation.

diagnosis, placement

### Kuder-Richadson Formula 20 is a mathematical formula used to estimate ________________ or homogeneity.

Internal Consistency

### If scores pile up at one end of the distribution or the other, it is said to be a ___________________________.

Skewed Distribution

### A set of unstructured or ambiguous tasks used to assess personality is called this.

Projective Battery

### ___________________ refers to the extent to which measurements correlate with a particular criterion when both are measured at the same time; whereas ________________________refers to the correlation between test scores on a particular criterion and later performance on the same criterion.

Concurrent Validity

Predictive Validity

### An ____________________________ is often used in career, or vocational, counseling.

Interest Inventory

### This refers to an informal observation of pupil behaviors recorded by teachers in a clear and factual manner.

Anecdotal Report

### The tendency for an individual's score to move closer to the mean on subsequent testing is known as this:

Regression Effect

### The degree to which scores in one distribution explain scores in another distribution is referred to as _________________________.

Shared Variance

### The _______________________, a common rating error, causes the rater to evaluate a subject based on an overall impression, rather than on the particular trait in question.

Halo Effect

### A _____________________ of 4.2 means the student is doing as well as the average child in the second month of grade 4.

Grade Placement Score

### This is an ordinal measure that tells the point on the distribution before which a given percentive of individuals fall.

Percentiles