Measure Your Mind; The Mentimeter and How to Use It

Measure Your Mind; The Mentimeter and How to Use It

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ... ahead. Mark them all." Exactly two minutes should be allowed after saying, "Go ahead." At the end of two minutes the paper should be taken by the examiner and scored according to the following directions. If the numbers in the second column correspond exactly with those on the same line in the first column, make a check mark in the square on that line under the word "Same." If the second set on any line differs in any way from the first, check that line under the word "Different." Directions for Scoring the Test. The score in this test is the total number of pairs the identity of which has been correctly checked, minus the total number of pairs in which an error has been made in checking the identity. For example, if the last line checked was the twenty-fifth line while two lines had been omitted and errors had been made in checking three other lines, then only twenty lines had been checked correctly, and three lines had been checked incorrectly; so the resulting score would be seventeen points. The maximum score obtainable is of course thirty points and will be obtained only in case every pair has been checked without error. It is possible with this method of scoring to obtain a score less than zero; for example, if a person had checked correctly ten of the identities and had made errors in checking fifteen others, the number of "rights" minus the number of "wrongs" would be minus five. In such cases the score to be entered on the lower right-hand corner of the candidate's title page is zero. The stencil furnished with the test leaflets makes it possible to mark this test with great rapidity and without mental fatigue. The point at which care needs to be taken is in making certain that the...show more

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  • Paperback | 92 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 181g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236496868
  • 9781236496867