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Contribution to Book
The Partial Credit Model
Handbook of Polytomous Item Response Theory Models (2010)
  • Geoff Masters, ACER

This chapter demonstrates the elegant simplicity of the underlying concept on which the partial credit model (PCM) was built. This provides a valuable basis for understanding this highly influential polytomous item response theory (IRT) model, including its relationship to other models and the reasons for its widespread use.

Publication Date
February, 2010
M Nering and R Ostini
Routledge Academic
Citation Information
Geoff Masters. "The Partial Credit Model" New YorkHandbook of Polytomous Item Response Theory Models (2010)
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