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ERIC Number: EJ876380
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Pages: 15
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1543-4303
Evolution of a Test Item
Spaan, Mary
Language Assessment Quarterly, v4 n3 p279-293 2007
This article follows the development of test items (see "Language Assessment Quarterly", Volume 3 Issue 1, pp. 71-79 for the article "Test and Item Specifications Development"), beginning with a review of test and item specifications, then proceeding to writing and editing of items, pretesting and analysis, and finally selection of an item for a live test. The article focuses on selected response types of items, with some attention given to short response types. (Contains 2 tables and 4 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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