Asked by Shabbir Naqvi on Feb 29, 2024



Which of the following constructs are more likely to exhibit a greater amount of variance in scores from one test administration to another?

A) Verbal abilities
B) Happiness
C) Extrovertedness
D) Cognitive processing

Test Administration

The process of organizing, supervising, and conducting a test or examination, ensuring that it is carried out under standardized conditions.

Verbal Abilities

The capacity to use language effectively, including skills in vocabulary, grammar, and communication.

Cognitive Processing

The mental activities involved in the acquisition, storage, retrieval, and use of knowledge.

  • Understand how different constructs affect test score variance.

Verified Answer

Priya Mishra

Feb 29, 2024

Final Answer :
Explanation :
Happiness is more likely to exhibit greater variance in scores from one test administration to another because it is a state that can fluctuate significantly due to external circumstances and internal mood changes, unlike more stable traits or abilities like verbal abilities, extrovertedness, and cognitive processing.