SCALE By N., Sam M.S. - 24 System of ordered marks at fixed intervals used as a reference standard in measurement. Progressive classification, as of size, amount, importance, or rank. SCALE: "The responses were given a value based on the scale." Related Psychology Terms ATTITUDE SCALES RORSCHACH TEST Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief ADOLESCENCE (Theories) REACTION TIME (Response Latency) ROSENZWEIG PICTURE-FRUSTRATION STUDY (P-F) CHILD PSYCHIATRY APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) DOMINANCE RELATIONSHIP MASCULINITY-FEMININITY TESTS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SCALE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/scale/ (accessed February 7, 2023).