SAT Subject US History Practice Question 202: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 202

3. Which of the following supports the thesis that George Washington was unique among U.S. presidents?

A. He was from Virginia.
B. He was the universal choice for president among politicians of all parties.
C. He had served with distinction in the military.
D. He warned the nation against involvement in foreign wars.
E. He easily might easily have been elected to a third term if he had run for reelection.

Correct Answer: B

Explanation:

The other four choices describe other presidents besides Washington, but only Washington was the universal choice as the leader of all politicians of his day.

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