To begin validating items, click Validate Questions button to view the Validate Questions page.
Subject Matter Experts should be provided with some training about the ratings before they give them. There should be instruction on the perils of low ratings which should be used sparingly. A poor item should be "Modified" in an effort to improve it, or another item should be written to replace it. Otherwise, the poorly rated items have to be re-reviewed.
If the Validator is assigned with the search criteria Belongs to case, then that case cannot be deleted. In order to delete such cases, the assignment having cases for Validator has to be deleted first by the Project Manager.
Rate the item Importance, Criticality, and Frequency and select the Difficulty Rating from the drop-down list.
Importance refers to how important the contents of this item are to the candidate. It is to be rated as:
0 (Not Important)
1 (Minimally Important)
2 (Moderately Important)
3 (Quite Important)
4 (Extremely Important)
Criticality refers to how much "harm" may potentially be caused if the candidate were not familiar with the content covered by this item. It is to be rated as:
0 (Not Critical)
1 (Minimally Critical)
2 (Moderately Critical)
3 (Quite Critical)
4 (Extremely Critical)
Frequency refers to how often an individual may use the context of this item when performing his or her tasks. It is to be rated as:
Is there only one correct answer?
Specify Yes if you have verified that there is only one correct answer for the item.
Is there at least one verifiable reference?
Specify Yes if you have verified that there is at least one provided reference.
Is the Question classified to the correct Exam Blueprint section?
Specify Yes if you have verified that the item does belong to the blueprint category it is currently classified as.
Estimate how difficult it is to answer this item: If 100 people were asked the question, how many could answer it correctly?
- Click Submit.