SAT Subject US History Practice Question 415: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 415

36. Which one of the following women found refuge in Rhode Island after the courts banished her from the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1638?

A. Susan B. Anthony
B. Anne Hutchinson
C. Anne Bradstreet
D. Carrie Nation
E. Hester Prynne

Correct Answer: B


Anne Hutchinson had been a popular independent religious leader in Massachusetts, banished because she disagreed publicly with the church authorities.

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