achievement test


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a·chieve·ment test

a standardized test used to measure acquired learning, in a specific subject area such as reading or arithmetic, in contrast to an intelligence test, which measures potential ability or learning capacity.

a·chieve·ment test

(ă-chēv'mĕnt test)
A standardized test used to measure acquired learning, in contrast to an intelligence test, which is an index of potential learning ability.
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It shows that each area such as achievement test and performance and measurement, assessment and evaluation consisted of 5.56% of the total researches.
On the basis of results, it was concluded that the students who received treatment, performed better than the students of control group in problem solving ability tests and in the achievement test and were better in their critical thinking skills (understanding, analyzing, evaluation and synthesis).
Syed Kamal Ud Din, Director National Education Assessment System (NEAS) gave presentation to the Federal Minister on 'National Achievement Test (NAT) 2016 Findings'.
Multiple regression procedures were used to assess the contribution of each item regarding confidence in science toward the explanation of science achievement test scores.
Specifically, this study aimed to find out (1) the performance of the students in the following: a) Formative test, b) Collaborative learning activities, and c) Achievement test and (2) if there is a significant difference in the performance of the students in the following: a) Formative test, b) Collaborative learning activities, and c) Achievement test.
"The SAT is not an aptitude test, but an achievement test."
Using the Alpha to provide comparative score interpretations was regarded as a smashing success and, although the test was clearly a measure of a test-taker's aptitude, the makers of educational achievement tests soon emulated the Alpha's focus on comparative score interpretations.
BEIRUT: The Education Ministry decided Monday on the framework for a new French language educational achievement test to be administered to students in ninth grade.
The achievement test shows reduced classroom performance in math compared to classmates.
The placement test and achievement test were used in order to measure the role of print media for improving reading skills amongst the students at secondary level in Urdu medium schools in Pakistan.
For this purpose, total of 208 (92 female and 116 male) 7th grade students, who studied at total of six primary education schools in Kutahya and Istanbul provinces and were selected using the survey method, were given a questionnaire and an achievement test, and their teachers were given a questionnaire.

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