Term
3.01
How often should we assess? 

Definition
1. As often as we instruct or
2. daily 


Term
3.02
Try to select MCs where the count will be 

Definition
1. As many as possible
2. preferably 33 or more 


Term
3.03
Behavior counts comparable if equal 

Definition
1. FREEDOM from physical constraint
2. OPPORTUNITY to occur
3. TIME to take advantage of opportunities 


Term
3.04
Time should be set so 

Definition
1. time for 10+ MCs to occur
2. always opportunities left
3. Is constant from assessment to assessment 


Term
3.05
Adjust for changes in FREEDOM with 

Definition
nothing (cannot be done mathematically) 


Term
3.06
Adjust for changes in OPPORTUNITY with 

Definition


Term
3.07
Adjust for changes in TIME with 

Definition


Term
3.08
FREQUENCY or rate is 

Definition
average # of MCs per minute 


Term

Definition


Term

Definition
count x 100
total possible count
1. count
2. times 100
3. divided by
4. total possible count 


Term
3.11
Total possible count (with NO time limit) = 

Definition


Term
3.12
Total possible count (WITH time limit) = 

Definition


Term

Definition


Term
3.14
If %, # of opportunities should be... 

Definition
held constant from day to day 


Term
3.15
If %, assessment time should be 

Definition
long enough to try all opportunities 


Term
3.16
RECORD CEILING (RC) means 

Definition
highest possible measure given assessment conditions 


Term
3.17
Do RCs limit performance? 

Definition


Term

Definition
ability to measure performance 


Term

Definition
lowest possible nonzero measure 


Term

Definition
1. lowest possible measure
2. least measurable change 


Term

Definition
100
Total possible count
1. 100
2. divided by
3. total possible count 


Term
3.22
Best if ceilings and floors are 

Definition
constant (from day to day) 


Term
3.23
If change from one day to next is less than either RF 

Definition
Change may not be meaningful 


Term
3.24
FREQUENCY or rate per minute = (formula) 

Definition
count
Time (usually in minutes)
1. count
2. divided by
3. time (usually in minutes) 


Term
3.25
Frequency RC = (formula) 

Definition
total possible count
time (usually in minutes)
1. total possible count
2. divided by
3. time (usually in minutes) 


Term
3.26
TIME TO COMPLETION means 

Definition
1. stop assessment when
2. task completed or
3. opportunities gone 


Term
3.27
to raise/eliminate FREQUENCY record ceiling 

Definition
1. provide more opportunities
2. allow starting over
3. allow less time
4. time to completion 


Term
3.28
Frequency RF = (formula)


Definition
___1___
time (usually in minutes)
1. one
2. divided by
3. time (usually in minutes) 


Term
3.29
in DISCONTINUOUS interval frequency, timing is 

Definition
suspended for interruptions 


Term
3.30
Change frequencies to % correct by...(formula) 

Definition
correct rate x 100
correct rate + error rate
1. correct frequency
2. times 100
3. divided by
4. correct frequency
5. plus
6. error frequency 


Term
3.31
change % to frequency by 

Definition
(it cannot be done unless time is known) 


Term
3.32
Given % correct, % error must be = 

Definition
100  (% correct)
1. 100
2. minus
3. percent correct 


Term
3.33
Given correct frequency, error frequency = 

Definition
anything (they are independent) 


Term

Definition
1. time
2. between
3. opportunity to move and
4. start of movement 


Term

Definition
Count
latency (usually in minutes)
1. count
2. divided by
3. latency (usually in minutes) 


Term

Definition
1. Time (usually in minutes)
2. between
3. start of movement and
4. end of movement 


Term

Definition
count
duration (usually in minutes)
1. count
2. divided by
3. duration (usually in minutes) 


Term
3.38
frequency to START AND DO 

Definition
count
latency + duration (usually in minutes)
1. count
2. divided by
3. latency plus duration (usually in minutes) 


Term
3.39
CONTINUOUS RECORD means 

Definition


Term

Definition
Counting "some of the time" 


Term
3.41
Are all probes "set up artificially?" 

Definition
No (can use "natural" activities) 


Term

Definition
duration of assessment (in min.) 


Term
3.43
Assessment should only include times when 

Definition
the MC can actually occur 


Term

Definition
total work time in minutes (not all of which might be assessed) 


Term

Definition
Time the behavior can occur (even when not working with or assessing it) 


Term

Definition
1. accuracy/quality
2. ease/speed 


Term
3.47
Fluency usually necessary for 

Definition


Term

Definition
1. Retention
2. Endurance
3. Application
4. Performance
5. Standards 

