Accession Number:

ADA273112

Title:

Compatibility Evaluation and Research on the Computerized Adaptive Screening Test (CAST) Final Report: User and Programmer's Guide

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 1989-Jan 1991

Corporate Author:

AMERICAN INSTITUTES FOR RESEARCH WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

The Computerized Adaptive Screening Test CAST is used for predicting performance on the Armed Forces Qualification Test AFQT. The goal of this project is to ensure CAST compatibility with the Electronic Information Delivery System EIDS now being fielded by the U.S. Army Recruiting. Command. A number of software enhancements were implemented. Improvements were made in test item selection, reporting capability, experimental item selection, data storage capability, and software coordination. Tl-is report is a guide for users and programmers. Computerized adaptive testing, Word knowledge, Arithmetic reasoning, ASVAB

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE