Make the Right Choice: How Many Multiple Choice Options is Optimal?

Wednesday, February 16, 2022
11:00 AM EST (New York)
4:00 PM GMT (London)

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How many options should a multiple choice question have?

Join us as Questionmark Psychometrics Product Manager, Tom Gallacher discusses the practicalities of writing good multiple choice questions. This webinar will:

  • Introduce the concept of ‘test information’
  • Propose an alternative to ‘negative marking’
  • Present findings from a meta-analysis
  • Provide actionable tips for how to implement the findings

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About the presenter:

Tom Gallacher MA MSc MBPsS is the in-house psychometrician for Questionmark.

Tom is a practitioner in AEA-Europe, graduate member of British Psychology society, and “fellow” of Royal Statistical Society. He has worked with language tests, cognitive abilities tests, situational judgement, personality, attitudinal surveys.

Tom is an advocate of using Item Response Theory, particularly the Rasch model.