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ERIC Number: EJ409715
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Effects of Item Wording on Sex Bias.
McLarty, Joyce R.; And Others
Journal of Educational Measurement, v26 n3 p285-93 Fall 1989
Effects of gender-related word changes in tests on the performance of male and female examinees were examined. Mathematics and English language test items were administered in neuter, male, and female versions to samples of about 300 high school students each. Factors influencing the resulting lack of bias are discussed. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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