Welcome to the Companion Site!

This site is intended to enhance your use of Tests & Measurement for People Who (Think They) Hate Tests & Measurement, Third Edition, by Neil J. Salkind. Please note that all the materials on this site are especially geared toward maximizing your understanding of the material.

Using his signature, conversational writing style and straightforward presentation, Neil J. Salkind’s best-selling Tests & Measurement for People Who (Think They) Hate Tests & Measurement guides readers through an overview of categories of tests, the design of tests, the use of tests, and some of the basic social, political, and legal issues that the process of testing involves. The Third Edition includes a new chapter on item response theory, new sections on neuropsychological testing, new cartoons, and additional end-of-chapter exercises. Free online resources accompany the text to make teaching easier and provide students with the practice tools they need to master the material.


We gratefully acknowledge Neil J. Salkind for writing an excellent text and for reviewing the assets on this site. Special thanks are also due to Katie Jacobs of the University of Central Missouri and Christopher Carnahan of New Jersey City University for creating the ancillaries on this site.