Definition of Alpha test
1. Noun. (computer science) a first test of an experimental product (such as computer software) carried out by the developer.
Generic synonyms: Test, Trial, Trial Run, Tryout
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Literary usage of Alpha test
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1. Bulletin of the National Research Council by National Research Council (U.S.) (1921)
"Of these, table 50 gives the percentage distribution of scores for each alpha test of officers of all arms of the service, and table ^b the percentage of ..."
2. Journal of Applied Psychology by American Psychological Association, American Association for Applied Psychology (1922)
"Sixty-two students in the school were given the alpha test. The school authorities supplied the following data: 1. A classification of the students into ..."
3. The Morphologic Aspect of Intelligence by Sante Naccarati (1921)
"There are several forms of the alpha test, and two forms of the Otis test, A and B; these forms, while different in substance are similar in1 structure; ..."
4. Recitation as a Factor in Memorizing by Arthur Irving Gates (1922)
"There are several forms of the alpha test, and two forms of the Otis test, A and B; these forms, while different in substance are similar in structure; ..."
5. Intellectual and educational status of the medical profession as represented by Margaret Vara Cobb, Robert Mearns Yerkes (1921)
"Of these, table 50 gives the percentage distribution of scores for each alpha test of officers of all arms of the service, and table 5 o the percentage of ..."
6. The Psychology of Learning: An Advanced Text in Educational Psychology by William Henri Pyle (1921)
"In Table 27 are shown the correlations of three learning tests with the results obtained from the Army alpha test. TABLE 27. ..."
7. Annual Proceedings: Addresses, Reports, Bibliographies and Discussions (1921)
"Then I also gave them an Army alpha test about which you know. I was trying to find out whether there was any correlation between the so-called general ..."
8. Measure Your Mind: The Mentimeter and how to Use it by Marion Rex Trabue, Frank Parker Stockbridge (1920)
"Instructions for Giving alpha test 7 TEST 7.—ANALOGIES "Attention! Look at the first sample at the top of the page: Sky—blue: : grass—table, green, warm, ..."