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Standard Error of Measurement (SEm) - Psychometric Glossary

A method of calculating a subject's test score, by accounting for any errors in that may occur in measurement. For example, a person with a raw score of 50 on a test, where there is a standard error of +/- 2 would have a more accurate score of 48-52.

See also:

Attempted QuestionsChronological InterviewFairnessIQ Test (Intelligence Quotient Test)

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ScalingStandardised Testing / Standardized TestingStandards for Educational and Psychological TestingStandard-Setting StudyStanford-Binet IQ TestStress InterviewSupervised TestSystematic Bias


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