SAT Subject US History Practice Question 595: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 595

36. Which of the following took its name from a British political party that opposed the power of the monarch?

A. The Know-Nothings
B. The Mugwumps
C. The Republicans
D. The Bull Moose Party
E. The Whigs

Correct Answer: E

Explanation:

Whigs and Tories were the two major British political parties during the late 1700s.

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