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ERIC Number: EJ472660
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2194
External Validity of the Profile Variability Index for the K-ABC, Stanford-Binet, and WISC-R: Another Cul-de-Sac.
Kline, Rex B.; And Others
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v26 n8 p557-67 Oct 1993
This study evaluated the external validity of a measure of IQ subtest variability, the profile variability index (PVI), with a sample of 146 children referred for psychological testing. Correlation of PVIs on each intelligence test with achievement scores and indexes of discrepancy between actual and predicted scholastic achievement found essentially nil validity for the PVI. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Kaufman Assessment Battery for Children; Stanford Binet Intelligence Scale; Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children