ERIC Number: EJ582331
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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The CPT Reading Comprehension Test: A Validity Study.
Napoli, Anthony R.; Raymond, Lanette A.; Coffey, Cheryl A.; Bosco, Diane M.
Journal of Developmental Education, v22 n1 p8-14 Fall 1998
Describes a study done at Suffolk County Community College (New York) that assessed the validity of the College Board's Computerized Placement Test in Reading Comprehension (CPT-R) by comparing test results of 1,154 freshmen with the results of the Degree of Power Reading Test. Results confirmed the CPT-R's reliability in identifying basic reading-proficiency skills, and affirmed existing cut points. Contains 19 references. (EMH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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