Testing Quiz 1 Spring 2013

12 Questions | Total Attempts: 44

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  • 1. 
    What do you call a test that helps teachers to decide what they need to teach? 
    • A. 

      Placement

    • B. 

      Diagnostic

    • C. 

      Achievement

    • D. 

      Proficiency

  • 2. 
    What do you call a test that a teacher uses to assess how much students have learned? 
    • A. 

      Placement

    • B. 

      Diagnostic

    • C. 

      Achievement

    • D. 

      Proficiency

  • 3. 
    What do you call a test that proves how much a student knows about a subject? 
    • A. 

      Placement

    • B. 

      Diagnostic

    • C. 

      Achievement

    • D. 

      Proficiency

  • 4. 
    What do you call a test that is used to split the students into classes at different levels of ability? 
    • A. 

      Placement

    • B. 

      Diagnostic

    • C. 

      Achievement

    • D. 

      Proficiency

  • 5. 
    What is a test in which students’ scores are put in order from best to worst? (Choose one.)
    • A. 

      Direct

    • B. 

      Indirect

    • C. 

      Objective

    • D. 

      Subjective

    • E. 

      Discrete

    • F. 

      Integrative

    • G. 

      Norm referenced

    • H. 

      Criterion referenced

  • 6. 
    A conversation class that is tested using multiple choice questions. (Choose three.)
    • A. 

      Direct

    • B. 

      Indirect

    • C. 

      Objective

    • D. 

      Subjective

    • E. 

      Discrete

    • F. 

      Integrative

    • G. 

      Norm referenced

    • H. 

      Criterion referenced

  • 7. 
    A writing class is given a test in which they have to write an essay. The essays are graded according to a set of criteria developed from the objectives of the course. (Choose four.)
    • A. 

      Direct

    • B. 

      Indirect

    • C. 

      Objective

    • D. 

      Subjective

    • E. 

      Discrete

    • F. 

      Integrative

    • G. 

      Norm referenced

    • H. 

      Criterion referenced

  • 8. 
    Is this direct or indirect?   
    • A. 

      Direct

    • B. 

      Indirect

  • 9. 
    Is this item objective or subjective? 
    • A. 

      Objective

    • B. 

      Subjective

  • 10. 
    Is this item discrete or integrative? 
    • A. 

      Discrete

    • B. 

      Integrative

  • 11. 
    What do you think this item is trying to test? 
    • A. 

      Speaking

    • B. 

      Writing

    • C. 

      Listening

    • D. 

      Reading

  • 12. 
    What do you think this item is actually testing? 
    • A. 

      Speaking

    • B. 

      Writing

    • C. 

      Listening

    • D. 

      Reading

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