SAT Subject US History Practice Question 1115: Answer and Explanation

Next steps

Question: 1115

2. Baker v. Carr was concerned with

A. the Bill of Rights.
B. presidential succession.
C. criminal rights.
D. the poll tax.
E. legislative reapportionment.

Correct Answer: E


This Supreme Court case was initiated as a challenge to malapportioned legislative districts. Presidential succession and the poll tax were never issues in a Supreme Court case. The Bill of Rights and criminal rights deal with protection of basic rights and were not issues in this case.

Previous       Next