SAT Subject US History Practice Question 1043: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 1043

2. Match the reform to the reformer.

V) Mental institutions

W) Abolitionism

X) Suffrage

Y) Education

Z) Religion

1) William Lloyd Garrison

2) Charles Grandison Finney

3) Horace Mann

4) Dorothea Dix

5) Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Answer choices:

A. V-4, W-1, X-3, Y-2
B. V-3, X-5, Y-4, Z-2
C. V-4, W-1, X-5, Z-2
D. W-1, X-5, Y-2, Z-4
E. W-5, X-1, Y-2, Z-4

Correct Answer: C

Explanation:

Dorothea Dix worked to improve treatment of the mentally ill. William Lloyd Garrison helped found the American Anti-Slavery Society in 1833. Elizabeth Cady Stanton worked for women's rights and suffrage. Charles Grandison Finney helped lead the Christian revival movement. Horace Mann campaigned for public common schools and normal schools for teachers.

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