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ERIC Number: EJ613914
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-7347
Higher Validity in the Face of Lower Reliability: Another Look.
Frary, Robert B.
Applied Measurement in Education, v13 n3 p249-53 2000
Characterizes the circumstances under which validity changes may occur as a result of the deletion of a predictor test segment. Equations show that, for a positive outcome, one should seek a relatively large correlation between the scores from the deleted segment and the remaining items, with a relatively low correlation between scores from the deleted segment and the criterion. (Author/SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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