Accession Number : AD0710337

Title :   A COMPARISON OF ADMITTED AND NON-ADMITTED GROUPS AT THE U. S. NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL,

Corporate Author : EDUCATIONAL TESTING SERVICE PRINCETON N J

Personal Author(s) : Mollenkopf,William G.

Report Date : JUL 1950

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The document reports the results of a specially prepared experimental test given to all the officers who applied for admission to the postgraduate school in July 1949, for the purpose of comparing non admitted and admitted groups, especially to permit estimates of how the present selection process affected the range of talent in each of several areas. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OFFICER PERSONNEL, *NAVAL TRAINING), (*APTITUDE TESTS, EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN), TEST CONSTRUCTION(PSYCHOLOGY), PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, RELIABILITY, READING, MATHEMATICS, LANGUAGE, GEOMETRIC FORMS, PHYSICS

Subject Categories : Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE