a test designed to measure the knowledge or proficiency of an individual in something that has been learned or taught, as arithmetic or typing.
WHO SAID IT: A QUIZ ON PRESIDENTIAL WIT AND WISDOM
Think you know your presidents? Take this quiz and see if you can match the style, wit, and ideology of these memorable lines to the right POTUS.
Question 1 of 9
“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”
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Origin of achievement test
First recorded in 1920–25
Words nearby achievement test
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British Dictionary definitions for achievement test
psychol a test designed to measure the effects that learning and teaching have on individuals
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Medical definitions for achievement test
A standardized test used to measure acquired learning.
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