SAT Subject US History Practice Question 405: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 405

26. The Comstock Lode was discovered in 1857 in which of the following present-day states?

A. Alaska
B. Texas
C. New Mexico
D. Nevada
E. California

Correct Answer: D

Explanation:

The Comstock Lode was located in the western region of present-day Nevada about 15 miles from Carson City and 25 miles from Reno.

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