In which state(s) of matter could a substance have thermal energy?

  1. Only liquids
  2. Only liquids and solids
  3. Only liquids and gases
  4. Liquids, solids, and gases

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item EG063002

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall55%
Grades 6–854%
Grades 9–1256%
Male54%
Female55%
Primary Language is English55%
Primary Language is not English48%

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