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Published by The University of the State of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English


  • Ability,
  • Mental tests,
  • Grading and marking (Students),
  • Ability -- Testing

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Edition Notes

Statementby Ethel L. Cornell ...
SeriesUniversity of the state of New York bulletin ..., no. 981. Oct. 1, 1931
LC ClassificationsLB3061 .C647
The Physical Object
Pagination26, [2] p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL247405M
LC Control Numbere 31000712

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