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Rita Berry

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9789622099579

Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: May 2013

DOI: 10.5790/hongkong/9789622099579.001.0001

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Traditional Assessment: Paper-and-Pencil Tests

Traditional Assessment: Paper-and-Pencil Tests

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(p.60) (p.61) 4 Traditional Assessment: Paper-and-Pencil Tests
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Assessment for Learning
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Rita Berry

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Hong Kong University Press
DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789622099579.003.0005

Chapter 4 discusses one traditional form of assessment – Paper-and-pencil tests. The chapter first provides an overview of the characteristics and functions of this kind of assessment. Some step-by-step procedures are given for developing a test. Although this form of assessment is restricted to testing students cognitively, tests can be constructed in a way that a broad range of learning outcomes can be assessed. Some examples for constructing test items are given and some construction guidelines are provided to assist teachers in developing test items.

Keywords:   Paper-and-pencil tests, Test items, Learning outcomes, Traditional assessment

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