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field test

(fēld test)
An evaluation of physical fitness performed outside the laboratory environment that can be easily administered to large numbers of subjects with little or no equipment (e.g., 6-minute walk test, 1.5-mile run test, step test).
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Statewide, 81,000 students, about 8 percent of the total student body, are scheduled to participate in field tests between March and June.
The Field Test Guideline describes three methods which may be used to calculate test uncertainty: the partial derivative method, the coefficient method, and the perturbation method.
Furthermore, the high field test completion rate, given the short turn-around time, and the positive comments about the case study suggest that the case study was easy to fit into the schedules of busy public health practitioners and fun to undertake.
I'd also like to point out that FEI has openly supported a more formalized agenda-setting process for the FASB, more effective use of task forces, publication of preliminary views, post-enactment reviews, and, of course, field tests and super-majority voting.
For a full list of which Worcester schools are field test sites, go to http://worcesterschools.
A field test with broccoli genetically engineered to make its own Bt pesticide has confirmed the value of maintaining nearby stands of the traditional crop to curb pest resistance, according to an international research team.
Results of OPEB field test show impact on corporate expenses A field test, sponsored by the Financial Executives Research Foundation, measured the financial impact on 25 companies of the proposed FASB standard on other postemployment benefits.
After using DiesoLIFT(TM) blended into yard fuel for a 26-truck trial group for three months and achieving consistent fuel economy gains, STI -- as part of the field test process - stopped adding the product to the trucks' fuel supply.
One company, American Cyanamid, recently submitted plans to the Environmental Protection Agency to do a field test in the U.
NEW YORK, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric Fuel Corporation (Nasdaq-NNM: EFCX) announced that pursuant to an Agreement signed today and subject to the successful completion of a field test of electric vehicles, Deutsche Bundespost (DBP) TELEKOM intends to convert 12,000 to 15,000 vehicles of its fleet to electric vehicles using the Electric Fuel zinc-air battery System.
Two experts, who now are analyzing the results of a field test on the subject, discuss the impact of the proposal.
MicroTRAKgps was selected as the best solution for Jaguar and Land Rover, and they are moving forward on conducting a field test to ensure it meets their customers' needs.