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276.Award: 1.00 pointGut passage ratesof herbivores are relatively fast because carbohydrates are readily hydrolysed.of carnivores are a reflection of proteins being readily hydrolysed.are more closely correlated to the size of the animal than to the types of foods consumed.decrease with increased metabolic activity.All the answers are correct.ReferencesMultiple ChoiceLearning Objective:26.5 Describe theevolution of thedigestive system inanimals, asillustrated by thepassage from simpleto complex animals.Difficulty:MediumSection: Thedigestive process
277.Award: 1.00 pointElaboration of the stomach is characteristic ofcarnivores, because the stomach is the principal site for protein digestion.folivores, because the leaves are the least-nutritious herbage and must therefore bestored for long periods of foregut fermentation.birds, macropods and ruminants.herbivores, such as rabbits, koalas and possums, because hindgut fermentation is very

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