Item AM069002: The molecules of a gas are spread far apart throughout a sealed container.

Which statement describes the location of the molecules of a gas in a sealed container?

  1. The molecules are packed closely throughout the container.
  2. The molecules are spread far apart throughout the container.
  3. Almost all of the molecules are at the top of the container.
  4. Almost all of the molecules are at the bottom of the container.

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Percent of students responding correctly

Overall51%
Grades 6–847%
Grades 9–1262%
Male53%
Female50%
Primary Language is English52%
Primary Language is not English43%

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