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educational quotient

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noun

a numerical measure of an educational system's effectiveness, based on standardized test scores, graduation rate, and other factors. Abbreviation: EQ
Now Rare. a numerical measure of educational level, dividing educational age by chronological age. Abbreviation: EQ

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Origin of educational quotient

First recorded in 1920–25
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