Measurement for teachers

by John Edwin Horrocks

Publisher: C. E. Merrill in Columbus, Ohio

Written in English
Published: Pages: 645 Downloads: 827
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Subjects:

  • Educational tests and measurements.,
  • Psychometrics.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statement[by] John E. Horrocks [and] Thelma I. Schoonover.
ContributionsSchoonover, Thelma L.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB1131 .H684
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 645 p.
Number of Pages645
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17757758M

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