Accession Number:

ADA218649

Title:

Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB): Item, Overlength and Operational Length Development of Forms 18 and 19

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept. Jun 1984-Jul 1989

Corporate Author:

PERFORMANCE METRICS INC SAN ANTONIO TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery ASVAB is a multiple aptitude test battery composed of 10 subtests that is used by each of the armed services to select and classify enlisted personnel. The purpose of this effort was to develop four new ASVAB forms for administration in the high schools as part of the Student Testing Program STP. The STP serves to provide test results that can be used to identify individuals who are interested in the military and who meet enlistment qualification standards and serves as a counseling tool to aid students in pursuing careers. Keywords Armed services vocational aptitude battery Equipercentile equating Parallel test Test development.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE