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Multiple-Choice Tests–Doomed or Redeemed?

Multiple-Choice Tests–Doomed or Redeemed?

Although widely used, multiple-choice tests are commonly frowned upon. They are held in contempt by education pundits, looked down on by subject matter experts, despised by test-takers, and even seen as dubious by training decision makers. Why do multiple-choice tests seem to have taken a permanent seat on the accusation bench? The overall claim is that multiple-choice testing does not measure, and cannot be a good measuring scale of, learning,