SAT Subject US History Practice Question 498: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 498

29. The GI Bill of Rights gave millions of veterans the opportunity to

A. get a college education
B. join a branch of the armed forces
C. refuse combat duty
D. move to Canada
E. be given a fair trial if court-martialed

Correct Answer: A

Explanation:

The GI Bill made it possible for veterans- many of whom were from poor families-to go to college in an era when most people who attended college were children of the wealthy.

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