SAT Subject US History Practice Question 429: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 429

50.

The chart and graphs above lend support to which of the following statements?

A. Only wealthy people could afford a college education before 1957.
B. About 30 percent of all women in the United States were enrolled in college in 1957.
C. The number of male college students declined during the 1950s.
D. Thousands of colleges opened between 1957 and 1997.
E. More men than women graduated from college in 1957.

Correct Answer: D

Explanation:

Choice D is the only statement supported by the information and the graphs.

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