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General Information
Related Benchmark: SC.5.P.8.3
Reporting Category: Physical Science
Type: MC: Multiple Choice
Difficulty: N/A
Question:
Dani adds 10 grams (g) of salt to a jar of water. She then adds 10 g of sand to a second jar of water. She covers and shakes both jars and sets them on the table for five minutes. The materials Dani used are shown below.

what should dani expect to observe after those five minutes?
Answer Options:
A. Both the salt and sand dissolved in the water.
B. Both the salt and the sand settled to the bottom of the jar.
C. The salt settled to the bottom of the jar, and the sand dissolved in the water.
D. The salt dissolved in the water, and the sand settled to the bottom of the jar.
Answer Key:
D