psychological test


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psychological test

Etymology: Gk, psyche + logos, science; L, testum, crucible
any of a group of standardized tests designed to measure or ascertain such characteristics of an individual as intellectual capacity, motivation, perception, role behavior, values, level of anxiety or depression, coping mechanisms, and general personality integration. Compare achievement test, aptitude test, intelligence test, personality test.
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From both a legal and an enlightened self-interest perspective, only valid psychological tests should be used.
A psychological test would be considered a medical exam under some circumstances.
A second ADA provision, which relates to psychological tests, deals with the issue of test administration or reasonable accommodation in the testing process.
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personality test and a psychological test designed by city psychologists.
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