psych101-10-20 - psych101 10-20-08 MMPI -low face validity,...

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psych101 10-20-08 MMPI -low face validity, high predictability * I am easily awakened by noise - Depression * enjoy detective stories - Hysteria * there is very little love in my family - Psychopathic Deviate * believe in Devil and Hell - Masculinity-Femininity * I feel uneasy indoors - Paranoia * have been inspired to a program of life based on duty - Hypomania * Masculinity-Femininity * Psychopathic Deviate * Paranoia * Depression * Hypomania (Emotional Excitability) * Hysteria (Body Complaints) 4. Personal Validity Does the test-taker agree with the scores? Not a valid measure of a test's worth MFPT -Maas' Fake Personality Test * Day Horoscope * never scored * 85% of professional personnel managers rated the test results "ACCURATE or AMAZINGLY ACCURATE" * trade with person to right, every profile identical Assessing the Value of a Test * Is the test RELIABLE? * Is the test VALID. ..(for what?) a) For predicting? Is the SAT valid for:
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This note was uploaded on 11/04/2008 for the course PSYCH 1101 taught by Professor Maas, j during the Fall '06 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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