Accession Number : ADA018975

Title :   Analysis and Revision of the Biosystems General Information Test,

Corporate Author : INTEGRATED SCIENCES CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Blanchard,Robert E.

Report Date : NOV 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 45

Abstract : The Biosystems General Information Test (BGIT) was developed as a component predictor of a test battery for use in selecting and assigning personnel working with marine mammals at NURDC. Form A of the BGIT was a 100 item achievement test with three sections or subtests covering general knowledge of: (1) Capabilities of Marine Mammals; (2) Principles of Operant Conditioning and Animal Training; and (3) Boat Handling and Basic Piloting.

Descriptors :   *Instructors, *Psychological tests, *Test construction(Psychology), *Marine biology, Mammals, Performance, Boats, Performance(Human), Statistical processes, Behavior, Dolphins(Mammals), Whales, Cetacea, Seals(Mammals), Naval training, Stimuli, Learning

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE