ERIC Number: EJ604310
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Capitalization on Item Calibration Error in Adaptive Testing.
van der Linden, Wim J.; Glas, Cees A. W.
Applied Measurement in Education, v13 n1 p35-53 2000
Performed a simulation study to demonstrate the dramatic impact of capitalization on estimation errors on ability estimation in adaptive testing. Discusses four different strategies to minimize the likelihood of capitalization in computerized adaptive testing. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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