Measurement (RBT)

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Measurement Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    As an evidence-based science, there are many reasons to use measurement in reports. Which of these is not true?
    • A. 

      Helps practitioners optimize effectiveness

    • B. 

      Enables practitioners to be accountable to clients, consumers, employers and society.

    • C. 

      Assists in the practice of speculations

    • D. 

      Helps practitioner achieve ethical standards

  • 2. 
    Factual information used as a basis for reasoning, discussion or calculation defines:
    • A. 

      Data

    • B. 

      Measurement

    • C. 

      Measurement Procedures

    • D. 

      None of the above 

  • 3. 
    How can a therapist prepare for data collection?
    • A. 

      Read the data and notes from the last session

    • B. 

      Prepare materials needed for the program 

    • C. 

      Have a clip board with data sheets or device ready 

    • D. 

      All of the above 

  • 4. 
    The most common graph used in ABA is: 
    • A. 

      Pie Graph

    • B. 

      Bar Graph 

    • C. 

      Cumulative Graph 

    • D. 

      Line Graph 

  • 5. 
    A trend in a graph represents 
    • A. 

      The overall direction taken by the data path

    • B. 

      The vertical representation of the average data values 

    • C. 

      Visual representation of consistency in data

    • D. 

      All of the above 

  • 6. 
    A solid condition change line indicates: 
    • A. 

      A temporary disruption from services (winter break, therapist on vacation...)

    • B. 

      An indication that the treatment procedure has moved into a new phase 

    • C. 

      The average values of the data

    • D. 

      None of the above 

  • 7. 
    Determine the data collection described:  Jessa observed her sister hiccup 12 times 
    • A. 

      Rate

    • B. 

      Frequency

    • C. 

      Duration 

    • D. 

      Count 

  • 8. 
    During a 3 hour session, Jacob observed 7 occurrences of clapping.  Which measurement procedure was used?
    • A. 

      Count

    • B. 

      Frequency 

    • C. 

      Latency 

    • D. 

      Duration 

  • 9. 
    In this particular scenario, latency is being tracked to ensure our client is responding to stimuli in a timely manner. James tells his client, "get your pencil so we can write". James starts his timer, and stops it once: 
    • A. 

      The client begins writing his name

    • B. 

      The client begins to move toward opening his pencil case

    • C. 

      The client physically has the pencil in his hand

    • D. 

      Latency is the incorrect measurement system 

  • 10. 
    Describe the measurement procedure: During a 10 second interval, if the client chewed on his hair at any time the therapist would mark this as an occurrence. The therapist is tracking behavior using:
    • A. 

      Whole Interval

    • B. 

      Partial Interval 

    • C. 

      MTS

    • D. 

      Frequency 

  • 11. 
    One advantage of using Momentary Time Sampling is:
    • A. 

      The environment is altered, therefore the therapist does not need to keep a watchful eye because the end product is visible 

    • B. 

      Once the behavior occurs the therapist can move on to the next interval

    • C. 

      The data overestimates behaviors providing a more accurate representation 

    • D. 

      The therapist does not need to keep a watchful eye because this measurement procedure does not exist

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