Item CL095001: On the first day of spring in the northern hemisphere, the north pole is not tilted toward or away from the sun.

On the first day of spring in the northern hemisphere, which of the following is TRUE?

  1. The North Pole is tilted 23.5° toward the Sun.
  2. The North Pole is tilted 23.5° away from the Sun.
  3. The North Pole is not tilted toward or away from the Sun.
  4. The North Pole is tilted 12.25° toward the Sun.
Distribution of Responses
Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item CL095001
Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 506 2209 23%
Grades
  6–8 266 1190 22%
  9–12 238 1014 23%
Gender
  Male252106124%
  Female242109322%
Primary Language
  English439191423%
  Other4420821%

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