Item CL102002: Only in March and September does the sun reach its maximum height in the sky at the equator.

In which months during a year does the sun reach its maximum height in the sky above places on the equator?

  1. All year
  2. Only in March
  3. Only in September
  4. In March and September only

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item CL102002

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall27%
Grades 6–827%
Grades 9–1227%
Male26%
Female28%
Primary Language is English27%
Primary Language is not English25%

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