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Adult work skills and knowledge selected results from the first national assessment of career and occupational development by National Assessment of Educational Progress (Project)

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Published by National Assessment of Educational Progress in Denver, Colo .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Educational tests and measurements -- United States,
  • Occupational aptitude tests

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Edition Notes

Other titlesWork skills and knowledge
SeriesCareer and occupational development report -- no. 05-COD-01
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 70 p. :
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15377917M

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