SAT Subject US History Practice Question 512: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 512

43. The Indian Removal Act of 1830 stated that

A. all East Indian immigrants were to be deported
B. burial grounds would be established for Native Americans killed in conflict with federal troops
C. all Native American images would be removed from public display
D. Native American tribes living east of the Mississippi River would be relocated
E. all government officials of Native American ancestry would be dismissed from their posts

Correct Answer: D


The Indian Removal Act, like most laws of the 1800s relating to Native Americans, had to do with their forced relocation.

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