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  • noun

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Synonyms for validity

the quality of being authentic

Synonyms for validity

the quality of being valid and rigorous

the quality of having legal force or effectiveness


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the property of being strong and healthy in constitution

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Face validity was considered good because no respondents made suggestions for revising items that would further improve the scale.
Likert surveys (strongly agree - strongly disagree) were completed assessing face validity, or the degree to which the simulation mimicked real life.
Following the review a new typology is proposed with the intention of building face validity and ultimately construct validity in subsequent quantitative analysis.
In our experience, the face validity of the data indicated by a wide variety of client organizations was quite high.
Face validity and construct validity are higher in this approach than when students learn in isolation at their own pace and never have to work in time-constrained situations.
They determined face validity through a cursory review of the items and then carried out more thorough comparisons to what they deemed as the theoretical domains of the TRA and TPB in order to systematically evaluate the content validity of the instrument.
Nine separate versions were produced and assessed by focus groups and expert review for face validity, content criterion analysis, and clarity.
Since CSSES items have face validity and measure an attribute that many view in a favorable light, the extent to which these items reflect social desirability is pertinent to discriminant validity.
There is also a lot of face validity to the idea that since certain dangers are associated with sex, the best way to deal with this at school is by focussing exclusively on the avoidance of sex.
Psychometric properties of the SNC were as follows: face validity assessed by respondents (86.
In our political world, face validity alone is probably enough for an instrument to be embraced.
This article is imaginatively written; is undoubtedly quite funny in action, yet substantive; and, best of all, seems to have tremendous face validity in terms of its career guidance value.
Although peer mediation programs have a considerable amount of face validity, research indicates that bullying and verbal abuse have shown no signs of decreasing over time (Banks, 1997).
Face validity underscores its perceived value, but there is more to its rationale.