Item CL060002: Both air currents and ocean currents can affect the air temperature of a place by transferring thermal energy to and from that place.

Can air currents and ocean currents affect the air temperature of a place near the ocean by transferring thermal energy to and from that place?

  1. Both air currents and ocean currents can affect the air temperature of a place by transferring thermal energy to and from that place.
  2. Air currents can affect the air temperature of a place by transferring thermal energy to and from that place, but ocean currents cannot
  3. Ocean currents can affect the air temperature of a place by transferring thermal energy to and from the place, but air currents cannot
  4. Neither air currents nor ocean currents can affect the air temperature of a place. Air temperature is not affected by the transfer of thermal energy to or from any place.

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item CL060002

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall40%
Grades 6–838%
Grades 9–1242%
Male38%
Female42%
Primary Language is English40%
Primary Language is not English43%

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