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Definition of Assessment

Assessment
Assessment As*sess"ment, n. [LL. assessamentum.] 1. The act of assessing; the act of determining an amount to be paid; as, an assessment of damages, or of taxes; an assessment of the members of a club. 2. A valuation of property or profits of business, for the purpose of taxation; such valuation and an adjudging of the proper sum to be levied on the property; as, an assessment of property or an assessment on property. Note: An assessment is a valuation made by authorized persons according to their discretion, as opposed to a sum certain or determined by law. It is a valuation of the property of those who are to pay the tax, for the purpose of fixing the proportion which each man shall pay. --Blackstone. Burrill. 3. The specific sum levied or assessed. 4. An apportionment of a subscription for stock into successive installments; also, one of these installments (in England termed a ``call'). [U. S.]

Meaning of Assessment from wikipedia

- ****essment may refer to: Health ****essment, identifies needs of the patient and how those needs will be addressed Nursing ****essment, gathering information...
- Summative ****essment, summative evaluation, or ****essment of learning is the ****essment of parti****nts where the focus is on the outcome of a program...
- Broadly speaking, a risk ****essment is the combined effort of: identifying and analyzing potential (****ure) events that may negatively impact individuals...
- Formative ****essment, formative evaluation, formative feedback, or ****essment for learning, including diagnostic testing, is a range of formal and informal...
- Educational ****essment or educational evaluation is the systematic process of do****enting and using empirical data on the knowledge, skill, attitudes,...
- A needs ****essment is a systematic process for determining and addressing needs, or "gaps" between current conditions and desired conditions or "wants"...
- Continuous ****essment is a form of educational examination that evaluates a student's progress throughout a prescribed course. It is often used as an alternative...
- A health ****essment is a plan of care that identifies the specific needs of a person and how those needs will be addressed by the healthcare system or...
- Electronic ****essment, also known as digital ****essment, e-****essment, online ****essment or computer-based ****essment, is the use of information technology...
- DISC is a behaviour self-****essment tool originally based on the 1928 DISC emotional and behavioural theory of psychologist William Moulton Marston, which...
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