問１ You learn that modern science has changed the world of sweeteners by ( 43 ).
① discovering new, sweeter white sugar types
② measuring the energy intake of Americans
③ providing a variety of new options
④ using many newly-developed plants from the environment
問２ You are summarizing the information you have just studied. How should the table be finished?
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① (A)Stevia (B)Sucralose (C)Ace-K, Aspartame (D)HFCS
② (A)Stevia (B)Sucralose (C)HFCS (D)Ace-K, Aspartame
③ (A)Sucralose (B)Stevia (C)Ace-K, Aspartame (D)HFCS
④ (A)Sucralose (B)Stevia (C)HFCS (D)Ace-K, Aspartame
問３ According to the article you read, which of the following are true?
(Choose two options. The order does not matter.)
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① Alternative sweeteners have been proven to cause weight gain.
② Americans get 14.6% of their energy from alternative sweeteners.
③ It is possible to get alternative sweeteners from plants.
④ Most artificial sweeteners are easy to cook with.
⑤ Sweeteners like xylitol and sorbitol are not digested quickly.
問４ To describe the author’s position, which of the following is most appropriate?
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① The author argues against the use of artificial sweeteners in drinks and desserts.
② The author believes artificial sweeteners have successfully replaced traditional ones.
③ The author states that it is important to invent much sweeter products for future use.
④ The author suggests people focus on choosing sweeteners that make sense for them.
令和３年共通テスト 英語リーディング 第６問Ｂ