Item AM053007: The atoms and molecules of both liquid water and a table are moving.

There is a solid wooden table with a cup of water sitting on it. Which of the following statements about the atoms and molecules of the table and the atoms and molecules of the water is TRUE?

  1. The atoms and molecules of both the liquid water and the table are moving.
  2. The atoms and molecules of both the liquid water and the table are not moving.
  3. The atoms and molecules of the liquid water are not moving, and the atoms and molecules of the table are moving.
  4. The atoms and molecules of the liquid water are moving, and the atoms and molecules of the table are not moving.

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item AM053007

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall35%
Grades 6–830%
Grades 9–1244%
Male35%
Female35%
Primary Language is English36%
Primary Language is not English22%

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