Item PT020001: As plates move, the continents that are part of the plates move along with them.

Which of the following is TRUE about the movement of continents?

  1. Continents move along with the plate they are part of.
  2. Continents move separately from the plates.
  3. Continents do not move.
  4. Continents moved in the past but are not moving now.
Distribution of Responses
Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item PT020001
Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 2210 3198 69%
Grades
  6–8 1353 2062 66%
  9–12 847 1123 75%
Gender
  Male1132152174%
  Female1049163364%
Primary Language
  English2047291070%
  Other12021855%

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