Item CL097002: If the earth's axis of rotation is pointed toward the sun at one time of the year, it is pointed the same amount away from the sun six months later.

The diagram below shows the earth with its axis of rotation pointed toward the sun


Which of the following diagrams show the earth and sun six months later?

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item CL097002

Percent of students responding correctly

Grades 6–836%
Grades 9–1240%
Primary Language is English39%
Primary Language is not English35%

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