Which of the following statements is TRUE about the movement of air and its thermal energy from one place to another?

  1. Air moves from one place to another, and its thermal energy moves with it.
  2. Air moves from one place to another, but its thermal energy does not move with it.
  3. The thermal energy of the air moves from one place to another, but the air itself does not move.
  4. Both the air and its thermal energy move from one place to another, but they move separately.
Distribution of Responses
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Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 867 2164 40%
Grades
  6–8 400 1084 37%
  9–12 462 1069 43%
Gender
  Male429103841%
  Female418105240%
Primary Language
  English742183540%
  Other8723437%

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