Definition of Psychometric test
1. Noun. Any standardized procedure for measuring sensitivity or memory or intelligence or aptitude or personality etc. "The test was standardized on a large sample of students"
Generic synonyms: Mental Measurement
Specialized synonyms: Intelligence Test, Iq Test, Personality Test, Sub-test
Derivative terms: Test, Test, Test
Lexicographical Neighbors of Psychometric Test
Literary usage of Psychometric test
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Biological Rhythms: Implications for the Worker by DIANE Publishing Company (1994)
"In another study, 33 surgical residents were given a comprehensive psychometric test battery (87). Results showed no differences in performance between ..."
2. Risk Assessment for Neurobehavioral Toxicity edited by Bernard Weiss, Jurg Elsner (1997)
"... B. Computed tomography and psychometric test performance in patients with solvent induced chronic toxic encephalopathy and 60. healthy controls. ..."
3. The Social Welfare Forum: Official Proceedings ... Annual Forum by National Conference on Social Welfare, American Social Science Association, Conference of Charities (U.S., Conference of Charities (U.S.), National Conference of Social Work (U.S. (1920)
"The next step is the psychologic or psychometric test, which tells what the girl's mentality is. All these tests and examinations are given by women. ..."
4. The Kingdom of Evils: Psychiatric Social Work Presented in One Hundred Case by Elmer Ernest Southard, Mary Cromwell Jarrett (1922)
"We have spoken of her as childlike in worldly reactions, yet jhe made an exceedingly high score upon her psychometric test, namely i8-f-, with a score of 93 ..."
5. The Role of Psychological Tests in Education in South Africa: Issues by Kenneth Owen (1998)
"In Soviet assessment, a distinction is made between actual level of development, as indicated by the scores on a psychometric test ..."