SAT Subject US History Practice Question 521: Answer and Explanation
52. Which of the following is a nickname for the gener ation born between 1945 and 1965?
A. The lost generation
B. The beat generation
C. The baby boom generation
D. The peace generation
E. Generation X
Correct Answer: C
The post-World War II generation is called the "baby boom generation" because so many babies were born during those years.