STANDARD SCORE

the score that is obtained from an original score by subtracting the mean value of all scores in the batch and dividing by the standard deviation of the batch. This conversion from raw scores to standard scores allows comparisons to be made between measurements on different scales.

STANDARD SCORE: "The standard score allows comparison of measures using different scales."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STANDARD SCORE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/standard-score/ (accessed June 14, 2019).
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