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Rusen Meylani and
Dawn Teuscher
This study establishes a theoretical framework for predicting the American College Testing (ACT) Mathematics sub-score and AP Calculus AB and BC scores from the Precalculus Concept Assessment (PCA) exam results and suggests a total of 16 different regression based models to actually perform the prediction. The strong positive correlation between the actual and predicted values confirm that the PCA is a powerful tool for identifying students who are at the risk of not passing AP Calculus AB or BC tests and thus helping teachers, parents and students take the necessary measures in a timely manner.
Thirty-Third Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education
Part of the PME-NA series Reno, Nevada : October 20-23 , 2011 Pages 787 - 794
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<a href="https://www.compadre.org/precollege/items/detail.cfm?ID=15082">Meylani, Rusen, and Dawn Teuscher. "Precalculus Concept Assessment: A predictor of AP Calculus AB and BC scores." Paper presented at the Thirty-Third Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, Reno, Nevada , October 20-23 , 2011.</a>
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R. Meylani and D. Teuscher, presented at the Thirty-Third Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, Reno, Nevada , 2011, WWW Document, (https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Rusen_Meylani/publication/317348946_PRECALCULUS_CONCEPT_ASSESSMENT_A_PREDICTOR_OF_AP_CALCULUS_AB_AND_BC_SCORES/links/59357e6945851553b6fa28fa/PRECALCULUS-CONCEPT-ASSESSMENT-A-PREDICTOR-OF-AP-CALCULUS-AB-AND-BC-SCORES.pdf).
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R. Meylani and D. Teuscher, Precalculus Concept Assessment: A predictor of AP Calculus AB and BC scores, presented at the Thirty-Third Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, Reno, Nevada , 2011, <https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Rusen_Meylani/publication/317348946_PRECALCULUS_CONCEPT_ASSESSMENT_A_PREDICTOR_OF_AP_CALCULUS_AB_AND_BC_SCORES/links/59357e6945851553b6fa28fa/PRECALCULUS-CONCEPT-ASSESSMENT-A-PREDICTOR-OF-AP-CALCULUS-AB-AND-BC-SCORES.pdf>.
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Meylani, R., & Teuscher, D. (2011, October 20-23 ). Precalculus Concept Assessment: A predictor of AP Calculus AB and BC scores. Paper presented at Thirty-Third Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, Reno, Nevada . Retrieved October 21, 2019, from https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Rusen_Meylani/publication/317348946_PRECALCULUS_CONCEPT_ASSESSMENT_A_PREDICTOR_OF_AP_CALCULUS_AB_AND_BC_SCORES/links/59357e6945851553b6fa28fa/PRECALCULUS-CONCEPT-ASSESSMENT-A-PREDICTOR-OF-AP-CALCULUS-AB-AND-BC-SCORES.pdf
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Meylani, Rusen, and Dawn Teuscher. "Precalculus Concept Assessment: A predictor of AP Calculus AB and BC scores." Paper presented at the Thirty-Third Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, Reno, Nevada , October 20-23 , 2011. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Rusen_Meylani/publication/317348946_PRECALCULUS_CONCEPT_ASSESSMENT_A_PREDICTOR_OF_AP_CALCULUS_AB_AND_BC_SCORES/links/59357e6945851553b6fa28fa/PRECALCULUS-CONCEPT-ASSESSMENT-A-PREDICTOR-OF-AP-CALCULUS-AB-AND-BC-SCORES.pdf (accessed 21 October 2019).
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Meylani, Rusen, and Dawn Teuscher. "Precalculus Concept Assessment: A predictor of AP Calculus AB and BC scores." Thirty-Third Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education. Reno, Nevada : 2011. 787 - 794 of PME-NA. 21 Oct. 2019 <https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Rusen_Meylani/publication/317348946_PRECALCULUS_CONCEPT_ASSESSMENT_A_PREDICTOR_OF_AP_CALCULUS_AB_AND_BC_SCORES/links/59357e6945851553b6fa28fa/PRECALCULUS-CONCEPT-ASSESSMENT-A-PREDICTOR-OF-AP-CALCULUS-AB-AND-BC-SCORES.pdf>.
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@inproceedings{
Author = "Rusen Meylani and Dawn Teuscher",
Title = {Precalculus Concept Assessment: A predictor of AP Calculus AB and BC scores},
BookTitle = { Thirty-Third Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education},
Pages = {787 - 794},
Address = {Reno, Nevada },
Series = {PME-NA},
Month = {October 20-23 },
Year = {2011}
}
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