SAT Subject US History Practice Question 475: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 475

6. In the aftermath of World War I, President Woodrow Wilson

A. urged U.S. neutrality toward European nations
B. fought for the establishment of the League of Nations
C. signed the Balfour Declaration with Great Britain
D. participated in a peace conference in Berlin
E. vetoed the Espionage and Sedition Acts

Correct Answer: B

Explanation:

Wilson fought an uphill battle against the U.S. Congress to establish the League of Nations, which he lost; the League was founded, but the United States did not play any part in it.

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