Item CE080004: Both plant and bacteria cells perform basic life functions such as eliminating wastes.

Which of the following kinds of cells eliminate their own waste material?

  1. Plant cells, but not bacteria cells
  2. Bacteria cells, but not plant cells
  3. Both plant cells and bacteria cells
  4. Neither bacteria cells nor plant cells
Distribution of responses
Answer Choice
Overall
Grades
Gender
Primary Language
 
n = 1623
6–8
n = 1006
9–12
n = 608
Male
n = 773
Female
n = 813
English
n = 1428
Other
n = 149
A. 25% 26% 22% 25% 25% 25% 25%
B. 25% 23% 27% 29% 21% 24% 33%
C. 37% 37% 38% 33% 41% 38% 31%
D. 13% 13% 13% 13% 14% 13% 11%