LATENT TRAIT THEORY

A model for the design of instruments used in observing traits or testing unobservable traits. The preferred method of developing tests and scoring for tests, like the Likert scale.

LATENT TRAIT THEORY: "The latent trait theory is used to create questionairres."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LATENT TRAIT THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/latent-trait-theory/ (accessed November 18, 2019).
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