FLESCH INDEX By N., Sam M.S. - 5 the name of a system used to evaluate the readability and reading level of a document. Words and sentences are examined along with phrases and vocabulary. FLESCH INDEX: "The Flesch Index examines the written word." Related Psychology Terms READABILITY RESEARCH READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) DIAGNOSTIC TESTS IN EDUCATION LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) LEARNING ADDS ACHIEVEMENT TESTS READINESS TESTS WECHSLER MEMORY SCALE (WMS) CREATIVITY TESTS SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TESTS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FLESCH INDEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/flesch-index/ (accessed July 4, 2022).