ERIC Number: EJ292000
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Using Cognitive Science to Assign Test Weights.
Bhaskar, R.; Dillard, Jesse F.
Instructional Science, v12 n4 p375-82 Dec 1983
Description of an objective method for assigning weights to questions on examinations includes discussions of classical test theory, knowledge organization, and how task analysis can be used to identify knowledge elements required to solve specific problems, rank them, and assign objective weights to exam questions using a Pareto distribution (7 references). (Author/MBR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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