Item WC098001: The amount of water vapor in the air above a lake can increase when the temperature of the air above the lake increases.

Can the amount of water vapor in air above a lake increase?

  1. Yes, the amount of water vapor in the air above a lake can increase when the temperature of the air decreases.
  2. Yes, the amount of water vapor in the air above a lake can increase when the temperature of the air increases.
  3. Yes, the amount of water vapor in the air above a lake can increase, but it would only increase if the amount of water in the lake increased, not if the temperature of the air changed.
  4. No, the amount of water vapor in the air above a lake cannot increase.

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item WC098001

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall52%
Grades 6–850%
Grades 9–1254%
Male53%
Female50%
Primary Language is English52%
Primary Language is not English48%

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