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The Measurement of Ability in Reading: Preliminary Scales and Tests: The Derivation of Scale A


by Edward L. Thorndike - 1914

The words of the scale were chosen from a much larger number which were given to about 2,500 pupils in grades 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8, of five different schools, in the form of Tests I, II, III, and IV, shown below, in April, May and June. I Write the letter c under every word that means a color. Write the letter m under every word that means a thing that makes music. Write the letter w under every word that means some thing that boys or girls wear. Write the letter d under every word that means some thing that a boy can do.


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 15 Number 4, 1914, p. 22-25
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 10235, Date Accessed: 5/31/2020 1:56:00 PM

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