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  1. A more generally useful measure of the weight of examination components

    Authors: 
    Mike Cresswell

    A variety of measures of the weight of examination components are discussed in the measurement literature. Those which have been widely used are based upon considerations of candidate rank orders or the variance of the total scores....

  2. The achieved weights of examination components

    Authors: 
    Robert Adams and Roger Murphy

    Every examination may be regarded as being made up of a number of components. These components may be individual questions or items, parts of questions, individual papers or even assessments other than written examination papers (for example coursework or projects)....