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General Information
Related Benchmark: SC.5.N.1.1
Reporting Category: Nature of Science
Type: MC: Multiple Choice
Difficulty: N/A
Question:
Delilah followed these steps of an investigation:
  • Collect five objects made of different types of metal.
  • Place them on a large laboratory table.
  • Touch each metal object with a magnet and lift slowly.
  • Record observations.

Which of the following statements is Delilah most likely testing?

Answer Options:
A. All types of metal are attracted to magnets.
B. Each magnet can lift the metal object to the same height.
C. Larger magnets can pick up heavier metal objects than smaller magnets can.
D. Heavier metal objects are more attracted to magnets than lighter metal objects are.
Answer Key:
A