Item RH011002: Brain cells and skin cells contain the same genetic information.

Which of the following statements is TRUE about the brain cells, skin cells, and genetic information in an individual human?

  1. The brain cells contain genetic information, but the skin cells do not.
  2. The skin cells contain genetic information, but the brain cells do not.
  3. The brain cells and skin cells contain the same genetic information.
  4. The brain cells and skin cells contain different genetic information.

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Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item RH011002

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall31%
Grades 6–827%
Grades 9–1238%
Male32%
Female31%
Primary Language is English31%
Primary Language is not English35%

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