Item EN047005: Living species can share ancestors with other living species, and they can share ancestors with extinct species.

Which of the following is TRUE about living species and extinct species?

  1. Living species can share ancestors with other living species, and they can share ancestors with extinct species.
  2. Living species can share ancestors with other living species, but they cannot share ancestors with extinct species.
  3. Living species cannot share ancestors with other living species, but they can share ancestors with extinct species.
  4. Living species can neither share ancestors with other living species nor can they share ancestors with extinct species.
Distribution of Responses
Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item EN047005
Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 1978 3061 65%
Grades
  6–8 1173 1874 63%
  9–12 805 1187 68%
Gender
  Male924147463%
  Female1024152867%
Primary Language
  English1788271566%
  Other13726751%

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