An Initiative in Making Tests for Statistics Lessons


  • Narges Abbasi Department of Statistics, Payame Noor University
  • Shahram Dokoohaki Department of English, Payame Noor University


Excel software, Descriptive Statistics, Mail Merge, Mean, Multiple Choice, Test, WORD software


This article intends to provide an innovative way in multiple choice items to be in accordance with the standards of testing for statistics lessons. Tests are an essential part of learning process and the quality of the test content is always one of the concerns of teachers and academics. The proposed method in this article makes use of the tools available in WORD software and the mail merge section, Advantages of this technique include: (1) uniqueness, (2) being error free and (3) random positioning of options.


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How to Cite

Abbasi, N., & Dokoohaki, S. (2013). An Initiative in Making Tests for Statistics Lessons. Asian Journal of Education and E-Learning, 1(5). Retrieved from