Psychological Test, C29

Description:

The United States Employment Service of the Department of Labor developed tests for a variety of job skills. This is one of them, designed to test number writing. Examinees were to compare pairs of numbers, circling an S if they were the same and a D if they were different. A mark at the top of the test reads: C29. The test would be adopted by the War Manpower Commission for classifying civilian employees during World War II.

Reference:

United States. Army. Quartermaster Corps, Civilian Testing Handbook, Washington, DC, 1945, p. 70.

Date Made: 1942

Maker: Department of Labor. United States Employment Service

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: MathematicsPsychological Tests

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Mathematics, Science & Mathematics

Exhibition:

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Credit Line: Gift of David Gold

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1989.0710.38Catalog Number: 1989.0710.38Accession Number: 1989.0710

Object Name: Psychological Test

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 21.5 cm x 28 cm; 8 15/32 in x 11 1/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1d88-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_692531

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