Construction and Analysis of Achievement Tests: The Development of Written and Performance Tests of Achievement for Predicting Job Performance of Public Personnel

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Construction and Analysis of Achievement Tests
The Development of Written and Performance Tests of Achievement for Predicting Job Performance of Public Personnel

BY

DOROTHY C. ADKINSUnited States Civil Service Commission

with the assistance of

ERNEST S. PRIMOFF AND HAROLD L. McADOO

United States Civil Service Commission

and

CLAUDE F. BRIDGES AND BERTRAM FORER

United States War Department

1947

For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office Washington 25, D. C. - Price $1.25

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  • Title Page i
  • Foreword iii
  • Preface v
  • Table of Contents xi
  • Contents xv
  • Contents xvi
  • Contents xvi
  • Chapter I Planning a Written Test 1
  • Selected References 38
  • Chapter II Constructing and Compiling Written Tests 39
  • Selected References 76
  • Chapter III Basic Statistical Tools 79
  • Selected References 133
  • Chapter IV Analysis of Test Results 137
  • Selected References 208
  • Chapter V Special Problems in the Development of Performance Tests 211
  • Selected References 265
  • Appendix Glossary of Technical Terms Used in Statistical Analysis of Test Results 267
  • Author Index 281
  • Subject Index 283
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