ERIC Number: EJ432640
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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The Ideal Multiple Choice Question: A Protocol Analysis.
Hibbison, Eric P.
Forum for Reading, v22 n2 p36-41 Spr-Sum 1991
Studies what inferences test-takers make as they struggle to match their expectations for an answer with the choices offered in a multiple-choice question. Finds that the 27 types of inferences observed within the metacognitive, cognitive, and affective interactions displayed during these protocols suggested a wealth of activity and thought. (MG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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