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Fundamentals of educational measurement with the elements of statistical method

  • 382 Pages
  • 3.75 MB
  • English
D. Appleton , New York
Educational tests and measurements, Education -- Stati
Statementby Chester Arthur Gregory.
LC ClassificationsLB1131 .G7
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 382 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6648615M
LC Control Number22021215

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[Chester Arthur Gregory] -- This book is an attempt to bridge, in part, a gap between theory and practice in educational tests and measurements.

Most of the books on the subject have been rather technical, pre-supposing. Fundamentals of Educational Measurement With the Elements of Statistical Method by Chester Arthur Gregory. This book is a reproduction of the original book published in and may have some imperfections such as marks or hand-written : Watertree Press.

The book contains seven Chapters. Chapter 1 deals with the nature of statistics. In Chapter 2, we discuss how to describe data, using graphical and summary statistics. Chapter 3 covers probability while Chapter 4 covers probability distributions.

Professionals in all areas – business; government; the physical, life, and social sciences; engineering; medicine, etc. – benefit from using statistical experimental design to better understand their worlds and then use that understanding to improve the products, processes, and programs they are responsible for.

This book aims to provide the practitioners of tomorrow with a memorable, easy. statistics. This book describes how to apply and interpret both types of statistics in sci-ence and in practice to make you a more informed interpreter of the statistical information you encounter inside and outside of the classroom.

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Fundamentals of Statistics. Book • With the introduction into industry of mass production methods, continuous collection of data is necessary to keep a check on the quality of the output.

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Fundamentals of Educational Measurement With the Elements of Statistical Method Gregory, Chester Arthur Published by D. Appleton and Company, New York (). Unit 1: The Fundamentals of Statistics This unit covers the basics to statistics, from basic terms and definitions in Chapter 1, to the location and spread of a distribution of data in Chapters 4 and 5, estimating population parameters from samples in Chapter 7, and calculating probabilities in Chapter 8.

Measurement, the process of associating numbers with physical quantities and phenomena. Measurement is fundamental to the sciences; to engineering, construction, and other technical fields; and to almost all everyday activities. For that reason the elements, conditions, limitations, and theoretical foundations of measurement have been much studied.

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The second measure of precision is the. confidence interval. A survey sample consists of data for which a mean and variance can be calculated.

Confidence intervals can be constructed for each of these statistics, such that the researcher can state that he or she is, for. ofspecific methods (see page ). The student shoulddevelop anappreciation for the relations between principles, approaches, and methods.

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fraction of the myriad statistical analytic methods are covered in this book, but my rough guess is that these methods cover 60%% of what you will read in the literature and what is needed for analysis of your own experiments.

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The program does not require an extensive background. Knowledge of sample survey methods, design of experiments and statistical methods of data analysis is essential for the advanced students who have to conduct their own investigations. It forms the basis of scientific approach to problems, in which inductive inference is commonly used.

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When used properly, they accurately gather data for educators and administrators. Some standard measurements in education are raw scores, percentile ranks and standard scores.

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