Accession Number:

ADA568737

Title:

Interval Scales From Paired Comparisons

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jan-1 Oct 2011

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD WEAPONS AND MATERIALS RESEARCH DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2012-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

The development of scales can increase the objectivity in a domain characterized by subjectivity. The increase in objectivity typically leads to improved decisions and enhances the effectiveness of an organization or an investigation. The issues associated with the use of paired comparisons to form interval scales are the focus of this report.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE