Item WC010002: The temperature of cool air will increase as it moves over a warm place, whether that place is a city or a field.

What will happen to the temperature of cool air as it moves over a warm place?

  1. The temperature of the air will increase if the warm place it moves over is a field, but it will not increase if the warm place it moves over is a city.
  2. The temperature of the air will increase if the warm place it moves over is a city, but it will not increase if the warm place it moves over is a field.
  3. The temperature of the air will increase if the warm place it moves over is a field or a city.
  4. The temperature of the air will not be affected by the surface it moves over.

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item WC010002

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall37%
Grades 6–836%
Grades 9–1240%
Male37%
Female37%
Primary Language is English38%
Primary Language is not English32%

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