SAT Subject US History Practice Question 1095: Answer and Explanation
2. When Herbert Hoover was elected president in 1928, the U.S. economy appeared to be in a
C. period of prosperity.
E. bank crisis.
Correct Answer: C
Herbert Hoover's election occurred during a period of prosperity. That makes answers (A), (B) and (D) incorrect. There appeared to be no bank crisis at the time of Hoover's election in 1928.