Accession Number : AD0651780

Title :   APPARATUS TESTS.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY AIR FORCES WASHINGTON D C AVIATION PSYCHOLOGY PROGRAM

Personal Author(s) : Melton,Arthur W.

Report Date : 1947

Pagination or Media Count : 1076

Abstract : Contents: Problems and technique of mass testing with apparatus; Standard classification tests: SAM Complex Coordination Test; SAM Two-Hand coordination test; SAM Two-Hand Pursuit test; SAM discrimination reaction time test; SAM rotary pursuit test; SAM rotary pursuit test with divided attention; Rudder control test; Santa Ana finger dexterity test; Arm-hand steadiness test; Steadiness under pressure test; SAM steadiness aiming test; Aiming stress test; Pedestal sight manipulation tests. Experimental Apparatus Tests: Compensatory visual-motor reaction tests; Visual-motor pursuit tests; Self-paced path-tracing tests; Coordination tests involving bodily displacement; Visual discrimination reaction tests; Timing reaction tests; Manipulation and motility tests; Stress tests; Psychophysiological tests; Miscellaneous tests. Special Research Projects: Selection of flexible gunners radar operators, and bombardiers; Psychomotor performance under anoxia and drugs; Factor analysis.

Descriptors :   (*AVIATION PERSONNEL, SELECTION), (*PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS, AVIATION PERSONNEL), (*TEST CONSTRUCTION(PSYCHOLOGY), AIR FORCE), PSYCHOMOTOR TESTS, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), PILOTS, NAVIGATOR BOMBARDIERS, TRAINING, CLASSIFICATION, RELIABILITY, PREDICTIONS, REACTION(PSYCHOLOGY), VISUAL ACUITY, AERIAL GUNNERS, RADAR OPERATORS, ANOXIA, FACTOR ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE