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The standardization of the general tests of language and arithmetic for students (GTLAS)

J. C. Chamberlain

The standardization of the general tests of language and arithmetic for students (GTLAS)

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Published by South African Human Sciences Research Council, Institute for Psychometric Research in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Language arts -- Ability testing -- South Africa.,
    • Arithmetic -- Study and teaching -- South Africa.,
    • Mathematical ability -- Testing.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 153-158.

      StatementJ. C. Chamberlain.
      SeriesReport - South African Human Sciences Research Council, Institute for Psychometric Research ; no. P-22, Verslag P ;, 22.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1575.8 .C43
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 158 p. ;
      Number of Pages158
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4486212M
      ISBN 100869655094
      LC Control Number79315217
      OCLC/WorldCa5726767

      A sample of students selected through proportionate stratified random sampling technique was used for the study. An initial pool of eighty seven (87) items was constructed, validated contently and trial testing, fifty (50) items survived the item analysis and were used for final administration employing the assistance of mathematics. Language testing: the construction and use of foreign language tests: a teacher's book by Lado, Robert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Types of Language Tests The needs of assessing the outcome of learning have led to the development and elaboration of different test formats. Testing language has traditionally taken the form of testing knowledge about language, usually the testing of knowledge of vocabulary and Size: KB.


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