Item CE056001: Cells make up the basic structure of organisms and perform the basic life functions of organisms.

What is true about the relationship between cells and the organism they are part of?

  1. Cells make up the basic structure of an organism, and they perform basic life functions for the organism.
  2. Cells make up the basic structure of an organism, but they do not perform basic life functions for the organism.
  3. Cells perform basic life functions for the organism, but they do not make up the basic structure of an organism.
  4. Cells do not make up the basic structure of an organism, and they do not perform basic life functions for the organism.

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item CE056001

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall56%
Grades 6–853%
Grades 9–1262%
Male53%
Female60%
Primary Language is English57%
Primary Language is not English51%

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