Notes on a Simple and Economical Testing and Scoring System

Ralya, Lynn L.
September 1944
Education;Sep1944, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p43
Academic Journal
This article describes a system of testing which has been experimented with and utilized for several years and which is thought to incorporate such technique of scoring. The types of test items which can be used to best advantage with the scoring technique described are those which lend themselves to answering by checking positions on an answer sheet. Such types include the ordinary multiple-choice, the multiple-choice with an indeterminate number of correct responses and the true-false types. The valuable matching type of question should not be overlooked as among the types which can be answered by filling blanks with simple symbols.


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