ERIC Number: EJ571239
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Bayesian Item Selection Criteria for Adaptive Testing.
van der Linden, Wim J.
Psychometrika, v63 n2 p201-16 Jun 1998
This paper suggests several item selection criteria for adaptive testing that are all based on the use of the true posterior. Some of the ability estimators produced by these criteria are discussed and empirically criticized. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Portions of the paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Psychometric Society (60th, Minneapolis, MN, June 1995).