Item CL144001: The angle between the earth’s axis and a line between the center of the earth and the center of the sun changes gradually every day of the year.

Which of the following statements is TRUE about the angle between the earth’s axis and a line between the center of the earth and the center of the sun?

  1. It changes gradually every day of the year.
  2. It changes two times a year.
  3. It changes four times a year.
  4. It does not change at all during a year.
Distribution of Responses
Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item CL144001
Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 775 2211 35%
Grades
  6–8 372 1133 33%
  9–12 400 1072 37%
Gender
  Male360105334%
  Female393108936%
Primary Language
  English689193436%
  Other5818731%

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