NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 23 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Factor analysis
  2. Mental Retardation
  3. Down Syndrome
  4. Intelligence test
  5. Content Validity
  1. a a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related items (called factors) on a test; used to identify different dimensions of performance that underlie one's total score
  2. b a method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and comparing them with those of others, using numerical scores
  3. c a condition of limited mental ability, indicated by an intelligence score of 70 or below and difficulty in adapting to the demands of life; varies from mild to profound
  4. d A condition of retardation and associated physical disorders caused by an extra chromosome in one's genetic makeup
  5. e the extent to which a test samples the behavior that is of interest

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the extent to which a test yields consistent results, as assessed by the consistency of scores on two halves of the test, on alternate forms of the test, or on retesting
  2. the ability to perceive, understand, manage, and use emotions
  3. the extent to which a test measures or predicts what it is supposed to
  4. a test designed to predict a person's future performance
  5. defining meaningful scores by comparison with the performance of a pretested standardization group

5 True/False questions

  1. Predictive Validitythe extent to which a test samples the behavior that is of interest

          

  2. Stereotype Threata self-confirming concern that one will be evaluated based on a negative stereotype

          

  3. Achievement Testa test designed to predict a person's future performance

          

  4. Stanford-Binetdefining meaningful scores by comparison with the performance of a pretested standardization group

          

  5. General intelligencethe ability to perceive, understand, manage, and use emotions