SAT Subject US History Practice Question 261: Answer and Explanation
62. Which of the following was NOT created or passed under the New Deal?
A. Works Progress Administration
B. Social Security Act
C. Civil Rights Act
D. Securities and Exchange Commission
E. Civilian Conservation Corps
Correct Answer: C
Civil rights acts were passed during the administrations of Andrew Johnson, Ulysses Grant, Dwight Eisenhower and Lyndon B. Johnson, not Franklin D. Roosevelt.