Item ME095006: The sugar molecules in plants are made of carbon atoms linked to other carbon atoms.

Which of the following is TRUE about the sugar molecules in plants?

  1. The sugar molecules come from the soil.
  2. The sugar molecules are one of many sources of food for plants.
  3. The sugar molecules are made from molecules of water and minerals.
  4. The sugar molecules are made of carbon atoms linked to other carbon atoms.

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Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item ME095006

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall22%
Grades 6–825%
Grades 9–1222%
Male25%
Female19%
Primary Language is English23%
Primary Language is not English17%

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