All About T-Score

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Re: All About T-Score

Post by besty » Thu Aug 28, 2014 12:41 am

At the beginning of this thread, CrazyDad kindly came out with a formula to calculate T-scores using means and standard deviations. But that was based on stats of ard 5 years ago. I find that very enlightening. It revealed that scoring for Maths plays an impt part in getting high T-scores at least during those years.
I wonder if it is still the case now. Does anyone has info?
What is the mean and standard deviation for psle 2013?

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Re: All About T-Score

Post by mamski » Wed Sep 03, 2014 4:42 pm

hi, does anyone know how PSLE agg scores are computed for those not taking Mother Tongue? Thanks.

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Re: All About T-Score

Post by matrix0405 » Tue Nov 25, 2014 10:35 am

From this thread, looks like different subject have weightage to the overall score.

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Re: All About T-Score

Post by karu » Thu Nov 27, 2014 11:18 am

Still dun have a clear idea about T-score calculation. MOE isn't that transparent as far as I know. Unless I missed something? Anyone can summarize in in post?

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Re: All About T-Score

Post by pirated » Thu Nov 27, 2014 12:10 pm

karu wrote:Still dun have a clear idea about T-score calculation. MOE isn't that transparent as far as I know. Unless I missed something? Anyone can summarize in in post?
Yes you missed a lot of thing.


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Re: All About T-Score

Post by WeiHan » Mon Dec 01, 2014 1:25 pm

I have been reading people writing that "it is impossible for two students to have the same t-score in the moe's computer since there are infinite decimal points behind the actual t-scores"

I wonder how true is this...

As far as I understand, as long as some students get the same scores for all the subjects they took in psle, they will have the same t-scores (no matter how many decimal points moe wants to include in the t-score) and isn't really that low probability that two or more students will have the same scores for all 4 subjects they took. Because they only take 4 subjects and there are 40,000 students taking psle in each batch....

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Re: All About T-Score

Post by Jarol Lo » Tue Dec 02, 2014 9:27 am

I find that this link is useful.

http://www.post1.net/biow/entry/psle_ag ... tor_online

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Re: All About T-Score

Post by KPFan » Wed Dec 03, 2014 10:42 pm

Jarol Lo wrote:I find that this link is useful.

http://www.post1.net/biow/entry/psle_ag ... tor_online
I tried this calculator, putting my dd's prelim results and the aggregate I got is almost the same as her psle score! Amazing :lovesite:

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Re: All About T-Score

Post by Pepsi » Fri Dec 05, 2014 4:47 pm

Jarol Lo wrote:I find that this link is useful.

http://www.post1.net/biow/entry/psle_ag ... tor_online
Incredible, my ds psle T-score was exactly his prelim result :scared:

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Re: All About T-Score

Post by Pepsi » Fri Dec 05, 2014 4:47 pm

Jarol Lo wrote:I find that this link is useful.

http://www.post1.net/biow/entry/psle_ag ... tor_online
Incredible, my ds psle T-score was exactly his prelim result :scared:

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