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Another example of the view that score differences are sufficient evidence for test bias can be found at a website maintained by TIME and the Princeton Review, a test preparation company: "Studies show persistent...race bias in both the SAT and the ACT....The SAT favors white males, who tend to score better than all other groups except Asian-American males"(Zwick).

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California standardized testing legislation that is currently under consideration. According to the initial version of the bill, "a test discriminates...if there is a statistically significant difference in the outcome on test performance when test subjects are compared on the basis of gender, ethnicity, race, or economic status."(5)