Item AM028003: When a substance changes from a liquid to a solid, the molecules of the substance connect more strongly to one another.

When a substance changes from a liquid to a solid, which of the following is TRUE?

  1. The molecules of the substance get heavier.
  2. The molecules of the substance change shape.
  3. The molecules of the substance change from soft to hard.
  4. The molecules of the substance connect more strongly to one another.

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item AM028003

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall50%
Grades 6–844%
Grades 9–1260%
Male51%
Female49%
Primary Language is English51%
Primary Language is not English43%

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