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Academic Paper

Title: Pilot Study for Validity and Reliability of an Aptitude Test
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Author: Bahram Kazemian
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Institution: Islamic Azad University, Tabriz
Linguistic Field: Applied Linguistics
Subject Language: English
Abstract: The study was conducted in the department of the English University of Gujrat during Spring- 2012 semester. A question paper was designed to check the aptitude of the intermediate students of population 25. There were three sections; Grammar,
Vocabulary and Reading Comprehension, in the question paper. Section: A (Grammar) was proved valid with 84.33 % of validity. The validity of Section: B (vocabulary) and Section C (reading comprehension) were 91.64 % and 52.00 respectively. As a whole, the validity of all the questions was 75.99 %. Thus, the designed aptitude test may be considered reliable.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Publication Info: Noor, M., Kazemian, B., Mustafa, R., & Muhabat, F. (2015). Pilot Study for Validity and Reliability of an Aptitude Test. Journal of Educational and Social Research. 5(3), 285-294. Doi:10.5901/jesr.2015.v5n3p285
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