Accession Number : AD0746128

Title :   Multiple Cutting Scores and Errors of Measurement.

Descriptive Note : Research bulletin,

Corporate Author : EDUCATIONAL TESTING SERVICE PRINCETON N J

Personal Author(s) : Lord,Frederic M.

Report Date : JAN 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : Arguments for using multiple cutting scores are theoretically inapplicable when the selection measures are fallible. The effect of errors of measurement in altering the shape of some optimum selection regions is investigated mathematically, with numerical illustrations. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PERSONNEL, SELECTION), (*PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS, SELECTION), ERRORS, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, OPTIMIZATION

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE