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Published by The Catholic Education Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Reading (Elementary),
  • Educational tests and measurements.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSilent reading tests, The reliability of some.
Statement[by] T. G. Foran and Robert T. Rock, Jr.
SeriesThe Catholic University of America. Educational research bulletins,, vol. 5, no. 6
ContributionsRock, Robert Thomas, 1903- joint author.
LC ClassificationsLB1573 .F62
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6755243M
LC Control Number31006684

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