Misconception CLM055:

The sun is higher in the sky the farther a place is from where the sun is directly overhead (AAAS Project 2061).

Items that test for misconception CLM055
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CL077002

For two places at the same longitude, the sun is higher in the sky at the place where the sun is striking the earth at a 90° angle.

29%