Number of items: 60 multiple choice
Administration Time: 2 Hours, 45 minutes
The client detaches the answer sheet from the booklet and faxes it to
Psychometrics. The test is then scored and a diagnostic report sent to
the client by e-mail, fax or post.
Norms: National and Experience level
Use: The Ada test was designed to assess proficiency for Ada-related positions. It has frequently been used as an end-of-training examination and as a basis for evaluating and refining the programming side of the Ada training curriculum.
Description: Prominent Ada subject-matter experts constructed the test. Test questions were reviewed and pretested at Martin Marietta, Boeing and UCLA. The test content reflects the current technical standards established by the Department of Defence/Ada Joint Program Office. Content areas include: Generic Units, Exceptions, Program Structure/Compiler Issues, Tasks, Visibility Rules, Packages, Subprograms, Statements, Names and Expressions and Declarations and Types.