Item SC060004: Carbon atoms are not part of the products of the reaction between sulfur and oxygen. (This item uses circles to represent atoms.)

In the diagrams below, sulfur atoms are represented by gray circles, carbon atoms are represented by black circles, and oxygen atoms are represented by white circles.

Which of the following could be a product of the chemical reaction between sulfur and oxygen?

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item SC060004

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall50%
Grades 6–848%
Grades 9–1252%
Male48%
Female51%
Primary Language is English50%
Primary Language is not English43%

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