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Pilliner's notebooks, c1960s

Identifier: Coll-1443/8

Scope and Contents

The notebooks are partially filled, and contain calculations and notes under headings including:

  1. The relation between two variables;
  2. Calculation of regression co-efficients;
  3. Regression from a correlation grid;
  4. Spearman's rank correlation method;
  5. Significance of Correlation Coefficients;
  6. Standard Errors of Correlation Coefficients;
  7. Pooling correlations;
  8. Prediction of a criterion in terms of raw score;
  9. Maximising the reliability of a test;
  10. Selection of items;
  11. Estimating a true score from an observed score;
  12. Standardisation of tests using D N Lawley's Method;
  13. The Scaling of Teachers Marks;
  14. Notes regarding parallelograms;
  15. Notes regarding friction.


  • Creation: c1960s


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2 Volumes

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