ERIC Number: EJ233327
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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Studies of the Seriousness of Three Threats to Passage Dependence.
Hanna, Gerald S.; Oaster, Thomas R.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v40 n2 p405-11 Sum 1980
Certain kinds of multiple-choice reading comprehension questions may be answered correctly at the higher-than-chance level when they are administered without the accompanying passage. These high risk questions do not necessarily lead to passage dependence invalidity. They threaten but do not prove invalidity. (Author/CP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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