Understanding educational measurement

Cover of: Understanding educational measurement | Ernest McDaniel

Published by WCB Brown & Benchmark in Madison, Wis .

Written in English

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  • Educational tests and measurements -- Study and teaching.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-358) and indexes.

Book details

StatementErnest McDaniel.
LC ClassificationsLB3051 .M46248 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 365 p. :
Number of Pages365
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1439792M
ISBN 100697132080
LC Control Number93070908

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