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ERIC Number: EJ1111237
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jul
Pages: 20
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 5
ISSN: EISSN-2330-8516
Outliers in Assessments. Research Report. ETS RR-08-41
Haberman, Shelby J.
ETS Research Report Series, Jul 2008
Outliers in assessments are often treated as a nuisance for data analysis; however, they can also assist in quality assurance. Their frequency can suggest problems with form codes, scanning accuracy, ability of examinees to enter responses as they intend, or exposure of items.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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