Accession Number : ADA263482


Title :   Gender and Ethnicity Differences in Multiple-Choice Testing. Effects of Self-Assessment and Risk-Taking Propensity


Descriptive Note : Master's thesis


Corporate Author : NEW MEXICO STATE UNIV LAS CRUCES


Personal Author(s) : Williams, Eileen P


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a263482.pdf


Report Date : May 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 145


Abstract : This study was designed to investigate gender and ethnicity differences in multiple-choice testing Hunt's (1984) self-assessment (SA) technique. Risk-taking propensities were also examined in male and female subjects to determine if a relationship exists between self-assessment and risk- taking.


Descriptors :   *ETHNIC GROUPS , *ACHIEVEMENT TESTS , MEASUREMENT , RISK , MALES , FEMALES , EDUCATION , THESES


Subject Categories : Psychology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE