ERIC Number: EJ630353
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Informed Test Component Weighting.
Rudner, Lawrence M.
Educational Measurement: Issues and Practice, v20 n1 p16-19 Spr 2001
Identifies and evaluates alternative methods for weighting tests. Presents formulas for composite reliability and validity as a function of component weights and suggests a rational process that identifies and considers trade-offs in determining weights. Discusses drawbacks to implicit weighting and explicit weighting and the difficulty of weighting decisions. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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