ERIC Number: ED097706
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Aug
Reference Count: 0
How to Construct Your Own Exam on Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation.
Bowers, Thomas A.; Cole, Richard R.
To assist journalism educators in the development of spelling-grammar-punctuation examinations for their students, this paper traces the development of such an exam at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Descriptions of exam construction, administrative procedures, suggestions for exam improvement, and preliminary exam results are also included. Appended to the paper are copies of the first version of the authors' exam and their list of 700 commonly misspelled or misused words. (SW)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism (57th, San Diego, California, August 18-21, 1974)