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Scale

Payment of different rates of interest on CDs of varying maturities. A bank is said to "post a scale." Commercial paper dealers also post scales.

Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.

scale

The schedule of yields (or prices) at which a serial bond issue is offered to the public by the underwriter. The schedule reflects yields at the various maturities being offered. Also called offering scale. See also inverted scale, preliminary scale.

scale

The relationship between measurements on a plan or map and the dimensions of the physical object represented.One inch might represent 10 feet or 10 miles.Topographic maps contain two scales,one for distance and one for change in elevation.

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Additionally, respondents were requested to indicate the extent of various training support provided by their employer as illustrated in Table 5 using a Likert scale between 1 and 5.
Using a Likert scale of 1 to 9 with one being low and 9 being high, overall, students rated their confidence in all areas as moderately confident following their workouts: grammar (5.
In this setting, the development of a suitable metric relied on inputs from two expert panels that contributed in three ways: to determine the items that needed to go into such an instrument (first panel), and to allocate weights to the items and to re-scale the Likert scale points for each item (second panel).
Respondents were asked to rate their overall health on a five-point Likert scale ranging from 1 = Poor to 5 = Excellent.
Although a full intention-to-treat analysis was undertaken at one year from baseline for Likert scale scores, the findings from this were not discussed in depth.
001 domain score * Fatigue was rated on the Likert scale of O (none) to 5 (.
This 20-item Likert scale tool addresses laboratory values, metabolic syndrome risk factors, alcohol use, sleep patterns, exercise, tobacco use and, depression.
Via questionnaires, 17 participants rated items on a 5-point Likert scale.
Although the agree-disagree format is perhaps the most common form of Likert scale, other types of response keys also are widely used (for example, very unmotivated, moderately unmotivated, indifferent, moderately motivated, very motivated; below average, slightly below average, average, slightly above average, above average; and so forth).
A seven-point Likert scale was used to capture their responses to a series of five questions which broke litigation risk into separate components.
Using a 5-point Likert scale, 470 teachers (Head Start, public school preschool, and preschool special education) completed surveys rating how important it is for preschool-age children to learn these skills and abilities.