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Cut-score

Definition
Particular point on the score scale of a test, such that scores at, below and above it are interpreted differently.

Score pivot

Définition
Point particulier sur l’échelle des scores à un test au-dessus ou en dessous duquel les scores sont interprétés différemment.

Puntaje de corte

Definición
Punto en la escala de calificación de una prueba, que dará origen a distintas interpretaciones según el puntaje sea superior, inferior o igual a dicho punto.