<html><head><meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8"></head><body dir="auto"><div>Dear Dr Linacre, </div><div id="AppleMailSignature"><br></div><div id="AppleMailSignature">Many thanks for your answer and the link. The question is there is no rating scale questions. The test just contain 60 MC type. </div><div id="AppleMailSignature"><br></div><div id="AppleMailSignature">Great regards</div><div id="AppleMailSignature"><br>Sent from my iPhone</div><div><br>On Mar 2, 2017, at 3:44 AM, Mike Linacre <<a href="mailto:mike@winsteps.com">mike@winsteps.com</a>> wrote:<br><br></div><blockquote type="cite"><div>
  
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    <div class="moz-cite-prefix">Shirin:<br>
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      MCQ and rater-intermediated items can be included in the same
      Facets analysis - <br>
      <a class="moz-txt-link-freetext" href="http://www.winsteps.com/facetman/mixed.htm?zoom_highlightsub=mcq">http://www.winsteps.com/facetman/mixed.htm?zoom_highlightsub=mcq</a><br>
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      Then Facets supports bias analyses for any combination of facets.<br>
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      OK?<br>
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      Mike L.<br>
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      On 3/2/2017 5:01 AM, Shirin Shirazi wrote:<br>
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      <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial,sans-serif">The
          impetus for asking
          this question is that I have been thinking of the possibility
          of assessing
          reading comprehension questions in the format of Multiple
          choice to find <i>bias
          </i>of facets (examinees, text type/genre, number of items,
          field of study,
          age, length of the passage) through MFRM knowing that the
          raters do not have a
          say in MC type in the assessment procedure due to the
          objectivity of scoring,
          hence I am wondering another measurement technique should be
          taken to find it?  <span></span></span></p>
      <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;line-height:normal"><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:arial,sans-serif">As a
          matter of course,
          I would hesitate to use either Facets or Winsteps to find the
          biases induced by
          the above-mentioned facets?</span></p>
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