Is any part of one of earth’s plates visible in the picture?

  1. Yes, the sand is part of a plate but the solid rock of the cliffs is not.
  2. Yes, the solid rock of the cliffs is part of a plate but the sand is not.
  3. No, the plates are sometimes visible, but no part of a plate can be seen in this picture.
  4. No, the plates are deep within the earth and can never be seen.
Distribution of Responses
Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item PT011002
Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 879 3168 28%
Grades
  6–8 570 2044 28%
  9–12 303 1111 27%
Gender
  Male464150931%
  Female404161825%
Primary Language
  English790288727%
  Other7121433%

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