Item AM024005: If you remove all of the atoms from a chair, nothing will remain.

Imagine that you remove all the atoms from a chair. What remains?

  1. Nothing
  2. A pile of dust
  3. The same chair
  4. A chair that weighs less

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item AM024005

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall63%
Grades 6–857%
Grades 9–1273%
Male65%
Female60%
Primary Language is English64%
Primary Language is not English46%

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(Modified from TIMMS, 2003)