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82.Assess the following test item using the criteria for preparing multiple-choice items. Then rewrite the item to make it more effective. (The correct answer is b.)
Communism collapsed in Eastern Europe primarily as a result of a:
a.inability of the countries to make a decision for themselves.
b.collapse in the countries’ economies.
c.lack of well-equipped armies to protect the countries.
d. revolution among the people of all the countries.
83.Assess the following true-false test items using the criteria for preparing true-false items.
1.Authors’ works are often based on their own experiences.
2.An infinitive is a verb form using the word to that is used as an adverb.
84.Consider the criteria for preparing effective matching items. Based on these criteria, identify at least three problems with the following item. The item meets at least two of the criteria. Identify the criteria, and explain how the item meets them.
Respond to the following item by putting the letter of the correct choice in the blank preceding each statement. Use each letter only once.
___ 1.The chemical symbol for sodiumA. Covalent bond
___ 2.Formed when an atom loses an electronB. Law of conservation of mass
___ 3.Matter is neither created nor destroyedC. Ionic bond
___ 4.The results of a chemical reactionD. Sodium
___ 5.The sharing of electronsE. Ion
___ 6. The taking of an electron from oneF. Fe
element and transferring it to another G. Products
___ 7.The chemical symbol for iron