ERIC Number: ED105149
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Handbook for Driving Knowledge Testing.
Pollock, William T.; McDole, Thomas L.
Materials intended for driving knowledge test development for use by operational licensing and education agencies are presented. A pool of 1,313 multiple choice test items is included, consisting of sets of specially developed and tested items covering principles of safe driving, legal regulations, and traffic control device knowledge pertinent to passenger car and light truck operation. Statistical and normative data from testing Iowa driver education students, Coast Guard recruits, and Michigan driver license applicants are provided with the items. In addition to a description of the development program that produced the item pool, the report provides recommendations for use of the item pool and reviews some of the fundamental principles of good test construction process. (Author)
Descriptors: Certification, Driver Education, Examiners, Guides, Instructional Materials, Item Banks, Motor Vehicles, Multiple Choice Tests, Objective Tests, Safety, Standards, State Licensing Boards, Statistical Data, Test Construction, Test Selection, Traffic Control, Traffic Safety
National Technical Information Service, 5285 Port Royal Road, Springfield, Virginia 22151 (Order No. PB-235 916; MF-$2.25; HC-$10.25)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (DOT), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor. Highway Safety Research Inst.
Identifiers - Location: Iowa; Michigan