Experimental tests of mathematical ability and their prognostic value.

by Agnes Low Rogers

Publisher: AMS Press in [New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementNew York, Teachers College, Columbia University, 1918.
LC ClassificationsQA13 .R63 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 118 p.
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5324468M
ISBN 100404550894
LC Control Number72177201

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Full text of "Experimental Tests of Mathematical Ability and Their Prognostic Value" See other formats. Excerpt from Experimental Tests of Mathematical, Ability and Their Prognostic Value In no sphere is this knowledge more desirable and necessary at the present time than in the high school subjects and particularly in mathematics.

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Early life. Agnes Low Rogers was born in Dundee, the daughter of William Thomson Rogers and Janet Low earned a master's degree at the University of St. Andrews in She passed the Moral Sciences Tripos at Cambridge inand completed doctoral studies at Teachers College, Columbia University in Her dissertation, published the following year, was titled Experimental Born: Agnes Low Rogers, OctoDundee.

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Finally, examiners have a psychometrically sound, content oriented, clear alternative to existing tests of mathematical abilities. All subtests and composites are based on familiar metrics. The subtests have a mean of 10 and a standard deviation of 3; composites have .PENCILWISE - Equation Analysis Test.

Take this "test" as your personal challenge. This test does not measure your intelligence, your fluency with words, and certainly not your mathematical ability.

It will, however, give you some gauge of your mental flexibility and creativity. Few people can solve more than half of the questions on the first try.The Test of Mathematical Abilities–Third Edition (TOMA-3) is an easily administered, norm-referenced, assessment tool used to identify, describe, and quantify mathematical deficits in school age children.

Specifically, it can be used to identify students who are significantly behind their peers in mathematical knowledge and to determine the magnitude (below average, poor, or very poor) of.