Item CE075004: Both plant and animal cells perform basic life functions such as making molecules for growth.

Which of the following kinds of cells perform basic functions such as making molecules for growth?

  1. Plant cells, but not animal cells
  2. Animal cells, but not plant cells
  3. Both plant cells and animal cells
  4. Neither animal cells nor plant cells
Distribution of responses
Answer Choice
Overall
Grades
Gender
Primary Language
 
n = 1571
6–8
n = 968
9–12
n = 599
Male
n = 797
Female
n = 747
English
n = 1397
Other
n = 143
A. 15% 17% 13% 16% 15% 16% 13%
B. 13% 15% 10% 14% 11% 12% 17%
C. 63% 58% 71% 61% 64% 63% 62%
D. 9% 11% 7% 9% 10% 9% 7%