Item RH026002: Both genes and chromosomes contain hereditary information.

Which of the following contain hereditary information?

  1. Chromosomes and genes
  2. Chromosomes but not genes
  3. Genes but not chromosomes
  4. Neither chromosomes nor genes

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item RH026002

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall53%
Grades 6–848%
Grades 9–1262%
Male50%
Female57%
Primary Language is English55%
Primary Language is not English43%

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