Definitions for "OBJECTIVE TEST"
a test that can be scored with reference to a scoring key and, therefore, does not require expert judgment in the scoring process. This is unlike a subjective test that depends on impression and opinion at the time of scoring.
a test with high degree of scoring objectivity, as a multiple- choice test. Cp. essay examination.
An objective test has a predetermined scoring key. Multiple choice tests are an example of such a test.