Accession Number:

ADA088000

Title:

Adaptive Mental Testing: The State of the Art

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH INST FOR THE BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

This paper defines adaptive mental testing in relation to conventional mental testing, outlines the major research issues in adaptive mental testing, and reviews the state of the art for each of the research issues. The research issues are 1 psychometric theory 2 design of adaptive tests 3 scoring adaptive tests 4 the testing medium 5 item pool development and 6 advances in measurement technology.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE