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Psychological Test, Woody-McCall Mixed Fundamentals: Form II

Psychological Test, Woody-McCall Mixed Fundamentals: Form II

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Objects 1989.0710.01 and 1979.0710.02 are Form I (.01) and Form II (.02) of a one-page test of basic arithmetic. Form I has thirty-five problems, Form II 34 problems. Both tests were published in t920 by teachers College of Columbia University in New York.
The names of American psychologists Clifford Woody (1884-1948) and William A. McCall (1891-1982) are associated with this test. Both men studied in the education department at Teachers College, and both received their PhDs in 1916. McCall would stay on the faculty at Columbia. Woody spent most of his career at the University of Michigan as Director of the Bureau of Educational Reference and Research.
David Gold worked as a personnel officer from the 1920s into the 1970s. In this capacity, he accumulated a variety of paper-and-pencil tests which he donated to the Smithsonian in 1989. This is one of them.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Psychological Test
date made
1920
author
McCall, William A.
Woody, Clifford
publisher
Columbia University. Teachers College
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 21.5 cm x 28 cm; 8 15/32 in x 11 1/32 in
ID Number
1989.0710.02
accession number
1989.0710
catalog number
1989.0710.02
Credit Line
Gift of David Gold
subject
Mathematics
Psychological Tests
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