Item AM025002: A grain of sand is bigger than an atom.

Which is bigger, an atom or a grain of sand?

  1. The atom is bigger.
  2. They are the same size.
  3. The grain of sand is bigger.
  4. It depends on the kind of atom.

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item AM025002

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall71%
Grades 6–865%
Grades 9–1278%
Male74%
Female68%
Primary Language is English72%
Primary Language is not English56%

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