Item NG057002: Energy is transferred when a person touches a cold piece of metal, and energy is transferred when a lamp shines light on a table.

Consider the following situations:

Situation 1: A person touches a cold piece of metal.

Situation 2: A lamp shines light on a table.

Is energy being transferred in either of these situations?

  1. Energy is transferred in both situations.
  2. Energy is NOT transferred in either situation.
  3. Energy is transferred when a person touches a cold piece of metal, but energy is NOT transferred when a lamp shines light on a table.
  4. Energy is transferred when a lamp shines light on a table, but energy is NOT transferred when a person touches a cold piece of metal.
Distribution of Responses
Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item NG057002
Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 2016 4399 46%
Grades
  6–8 1168 2732 43%
  9–12 843 1661 51%
Gender
  Male1026216048%
  Female953216544%
Primary Language
  English1834392847%
  Other13836038%

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