ERIC Number: EJ249429
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981
The Development and Validation of an Entrance Examination in a Mexican University.
Alvidres, Maria D.; Whitworth, Randolph H.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v41 n2 p503-09 Sum 1981
A validity study on a locally developed college entrance examination was conducted. Thirteen variables combined accounted for only 20 percent of the total variance in university grade point average. A critical analysis of the entrance examination and university selection procedures is discussed and contrasted with data from United States colleges. (Author/GK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Mexico
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