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ERIC Number: EJ605937
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0191-491X
The Interaction between Item Format and Gender Differences in Mathematics Performance Based on TIMSS Data.
Wester, Anita; Henriksson, Widar
Studies in Educational Evaluation, v26 n1 p79-90 2000
Examined whether changes in format of mathematics items in the Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) had any effect on gender differences in performance using a Swedish sample of 8,851 sixth, seventh, and eighth graders. Results show no significant changes in gender differences when item format is altered. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Sweden
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study