Physics

Appendix PA: Countries Participating in TIMSS Advanced 2015 and Earlier TIMSS Advanced Assessments

  • PA.1 Countries Participating in the TIMSS Advanced 2015 Physics Assessment and in Earlier TIMSS Advanced Assessments (PDF, XLS)

Appendix PB: Characteristics of the Items in the TIMSS Advanced 2015 Physics Assessment

  • PB.1 Distribution of Items Included in the Physics Assessment by Content Domain, Cognitive Domain, and Item Format (PDF, XLS)

Appendix PC: Population Coverage and Sample Participation Rates

  • PC.1 Coverage of the TIMSS Advanced 2015 Target Population for Physics (PDF, XLS)
  • PC.2 Size of the TIMSS Advanced 2015 Target Population for Physics, the Age Cohort, and the TIMSS Advanced Physics Coverage Index (PDF, XLS)
  • PC.3 School Sample Sizes – Physics (PDF, XLS)
  • PC.4 Student Sample Sizes – Physics (PDF, XLS)
  • PC.5 Participation Rates (Weighted) – Physics (PDF, XLS)
  • PC.6 Trends in Student Populations – Physics (PDF, XLS)

Appendix PD: Average Percent Correct in the Physics Content and Cognitive Domains

  • PD.1 Average Percent Correct in the Physics Content and Cognitive Domains (PDF, XLS)

Appendix PE: The Test-Curriculum Matching Analysis — Physics (PDF, XLS)

Appendix PF: Percentiles and Standard Deviations of Physics Achievement

  • PF.1 Percentiles of Achievement in Physics (PDF, XLS)
  • PF.2 Standard Deviations of Achievement in Physics (PDF, XLS)

Appendix PG: Organizations and Individuals Responsible for TIMSS Advanced 2015 (PDF)