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The College Board Computerized Placement Tests: An Application of Computerized Adaptive Testing
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Machine-Mediated Learning Volume 2, ISSN 0732-6718

Abstract

Concepts of adaptive testing and the related measurement model, item response theory, are introduced and benefits and limitations are outlined. Field tests with over 2,500 students illustrate the use of adaptive tests in college placement. Some future directions for computerized adaptive testing are considered. (SLD)

Citation

Ward, W.C. (1988). The College Board Computerized Placement Tests: An Application of Computerized Adaptive Testing. Machine-Mediated Learning, 2, 271. Retrieved May 14, 2021 from .

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