Unformatted text preview: opposite-predicts marital success, favorite dog, sexual behavior, successful job placement, -assessing value: reliability: does test measure consistency? Validity: does test measure what it says its measuring?-predictive validity: test predict future performance? Affected by reliability of test and criterion-content validity: does test examine representative sample?-face validity: does test look like it measures what it says it does? IPAT humor insecurity/dominance-personal validity: does test taker agree with scores (nothing to do with accuracy)-self report tests: efficient, depend on self insight, require motivation not to distort responses-projective tests: project cores what would cartoon many say, art toys-how representative are public opinion polls…subj-interview: error of leniency, error of central tendency, halo effect (great athlete, great businessman), contrast effect (rate people not like us badly)...
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- MAAS, J
- Psychology, representative, Observe representative sample, criterion -content validity, insecurity/dominance -personal validity