Item EN051001: Fossils can be used to study the anatomical features of extinct species and to compare the features of extinct species with those of existing species.

Fossils can be used for which of the following?

  1. To study the anatomical features of extinct species and to compare the features of the extinct species with those of existing species.
  2. To study the anatomical features of extinct species, but not to compare the features of extinct species with those of existing species.
  3. To compare the features of extinct species with those of existing species, but not to study the anatomical features of extinct species.
  4. Neither to compare the features of extinct species with those of existing species nor to study the anatomical feature of extinct species.
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Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 2168 3081 70%
Grades
  6–8 1322 1952 68%
  9–12 846 1129 75%
Gender
  Male978143968%
  Female1153158473%
Primary Language
  English1950274071%
  Other17726667%

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