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What are testlets?

The term testlets was first officially introduced in late 1980s and defined as

  • a group of items related to a single content area that is developed as a unit and contains a fixed number of predetermined paths that an examinee may follow.1)

Simplified, testlets:2)

  • are small tests of single units from which together construct a test;
  • should be small enough to manipulate but big enough to carry their own context;
  • can be used to balance contents of a test.
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