Chapter 42. Test Construction

  1. William Buskist and
  2. Stephen F. Davis
  1. John A. Juve

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470754924.ch42

Handbook of the Teaching of Psychology

Handbook of the Teaching of Psychology

How to Cite

Juve, J. A. (2006) Test Construction, in Handbook of the Teaching of Psychology (eds W. Buskist and S. F. Davis), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470754924.ch42

Author Information

  1. University of Missouri, Columbia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405132046

Online ISBN: 9780470754924

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Keywords:

  • test construction;
  • assessment;
  • instruction;
  • multiple-choice items;
  • plagiarism

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Relation of Instruction and Assessment

  • Suggestions for Developing Objective Test Items

  • Suggestions for Developing Essay Test Items

  • Conclusion