ERIC Number: ED193260
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Technical Information and Data from the 1977 Young Adult Assessment of Health, Energy and Reading; Released Exercises, National and Group Results.
Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. National Assessment of Educational Progress.
This volume provides technical information and data on the knowledge, skills, and attitudes of American young adults, aged 17 and 26-35 years old. The three subjects chosen for this eighth year assessment were health: (section 1), energy (section 2), and reading (section 3). (Science exercises were also administered in the survey, and will eventually be available on microfiche). The exercises are presented in numerical order within each section, and correct responses are indicated. Each exercise is followed by a page of administration/scoring data. The data provided include national and group percentages for only correct or acceptable answers in reading and health; energy data include percentages for all response categories. (Author/GK) Primary type of information provided by report: Assessment Instrument (Released Exercises); Results (Exercise Level).
Descriptors: Adults, Educational Assessment, Energy, Health Education, National Surveys, Reading Comprehension, Test Items, Test Results, Young Adults
National Assessment of Educational Progress, 1860 Lincoln Street, Suite 700, Denver, CO 80295 (08-YA-25, $15.00)
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Educational Statistics (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. National Assessment of Educational Progress.
Identifiers: National Assessment of Educational Progress; Young Adult Assessment 1977