Item SC046005: How much of a substance dissolves in water is a characteristic property of the substance.

Which of the following is a characteristic property of a pure substance?

  1. How much of the substance dissolves in water
  2. How much space the substance takes up
  3. What the temperature of the substance is
  4. What the width of the substance is

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item SC046005

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall42%
Grades 6–835%
Grades 9–1252%
Male42%
Female42%
Primary Language is English41%
Primary Language is not English42%

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