Item EG064001: Both a piece of metal that feels hot and a piece of metal that feels cold have thermal energy.

Which of the following has thermal energy?

  1. Both a piece of metal that feels hot and a piece of metal that feels cold
  2. A piece of metal that feels hot but not a piece of metal that feels cold
  3. A piece of metal that feels cold but not a piece of metal that feels hot
  4. Neither a piece of metal that feels hot nor a piece of metal that feels cold

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item EG064001

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall44%
Grades 6–840%
Grades 9–1248%
Male42%
Female46%
Primary Language is English45%
Primary Language is not English36%

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