Item ME100002: Children need food as a source of energy and as a source of material for building or repairing body structures such as muscles.

Which of the following statements is TRUE about food for children?

  1. Children need food as a source of energy and as a source of material for building or repairing body structures such as muscles.
  2. Children need food as a source of energy but not as a source of material for building or repairing body structures such as muscles.
  3. Children need food as a source of material for building or repairing body structures such as muscles but not as a source of energy.
  4. Children need food to keep them alive, but the food is not a source of energy or a source of material for building or repairing body structures such as muscles.

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item ME100002

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall68%
Grades 6–866%
Grades 9–1271%
Male65%
Female72%
Primary Language is English70%
Primary Language is not English55%

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