ERIC Number: EJ594298
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Biases Induced by Coarse Measurement Scales.
Krieg, Edward F., Jr.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v59 n5 p749-66 Oct 1999
Derives equations for calculating the biases induced by coarse measurement scales. Gives examples to illustrate aspects that cause the biases to vary. Also derives equations for the bias limits and discusses the use of graphic rating scales to avoid bias. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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