SAT Subject US History Practice Question 108: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 108

3. The Bush administration launched the war in Iraq in 2003 in alliance with

A. the United Nations Security Council
B. Saudi Arabia and other Middle Eastern countries
C. Germany, France, and other major U.S. allies
D. Great Britain, along with token forces from several smaller countries
E. no other countries or international organizations

Correct Answer: D

Explanation:

The Bush administration launched the war in Iraq in 2003 in alliance with Great Britain. A number of smaller countries sent token forces to support the war effort. The United Nations declined to approve the war, and major U.S. allies such as Germany and France stood aloof.

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