Item ME013008: Both plants and animals store molecules from food they eat to use later as a source of chemical energy and building materials.

Which organisms store some of the molecules from food in their bodies to use later as a source of chemical energy and building materials?

  1. Both animals and plants
  2. Animals but not plants
  3. Plants but not animals
  4. Neither animals nor plants

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item ME013008

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall54%
Grades 6–851%
Grades 9–1260%
Male52%
Female55%
Primary Language is English55%
Primary Language is not English43%

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