Item CL145001: The angle between the earth’s axis and the plane of the earth’s orbit around the sun does not change at all during a year.

Which of the following statements is TRUE about the angle between the earth’s axis and the plane of the earth’s orbit around 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 CL145001
Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 373 2212 17%
Grades
  6–8 214 1139 19%
  9–12 158 1066 15%
Gender
  Male189105318%
  Female172109416%
Primary Language
  English312193616%
  Other3718620%

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