ERIC Number: EJ265337
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Selecting Items for Criterion-Referenced Tests.
Mellenbergh, Gideon J.; van der Linden, Wim J.
Evaluation in Education: International Progress, v5 n2 p177-90 1982
Three item selection methods for criterion-referenced tests are examined: the classical theory of item difficulty and item-test correlation; the latent trait theory of item characteristic curves; and a decision-theoretic approach for optimal item selection. Item contribution to the standardized expected utility of mastery testing is discussed. (CM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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