Item BF087003: Complex carbohydrates (but not simple sugars) need to be broken down into smaller molecules before they can get to the cells of the body.

Which of the following need to be broken down into smaller molecules before they can get to the cells of the body?

  1. Both complex carbohydrates and simple sugars
  2. Complex carbohydrates but not simple sugars
  3. Simple sugars but not complex carbohydrates
  4. Neither complex carbohydrates nor simple sugars

Distribution of Responses

Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item BF087003

Percent of students responding correctly

Overall39%
Grades 6–836%
Grades 9–1244%
Male40%
Female38%
Primary Language is English40%
Primary Language is not English31%

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