History of assessments
China is famous for starting to use formal examinations in the year
. What were the first Chinese exams for?
Allowing attendance at University
Becoming an Officer in the Army
Being recognized as a Medical Practitioner
Entering the Imperial Civil Service
The first driving test was introduced in
. Which country introduced this?
The multiple choice question was invented in
and like many great inventions was popularized and progressed by war. Which army gave tests including multiple choice questions to 1.7 million recruits during the First World War?
Rensis Likert came up with the Likert Scale that bears his name in
. How did he communicate this?
As an undergraduate paper
In his doctoral thesis
In a newspaper article
As part of his consulting services
Which organization was the first to bring to market a machine to score tests automatically in
Educational Testing Service
The world's first system for computer aided instruction, including computerized assessment was called PLATO and was started in
. Where was it initially developed?
IBM Development Labs
University of Cambridge
University of Illinois
IT Certification has been a major driver in assessment since its start in
. Which company did the first large scale IT certification?
Which company was the first to bring a web testing product to market in
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