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Prior to a race, many marathon runners will try to increase their glycogen concentrations by loading up with foods with high starch content, such as pasta. α-Amylase secreted by the pancreas will digest the starch into which of the following major products?

A. Amylose, amylopectin, and maltose

B. Glucose, galactose, and fructose

C. Glucose, sucrose, and maltotriose

D. Limit dextrins, maltose, and maltotriose

E. Limit dextrins, lactose, and sucrose

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