SAT Subject US History Practice Question 605: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 605

46. Which of the following was NOT an action author ized by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in 1914?

A. The investigation of corporations
B. A ban on fraudulent or unfair business practices
C. The use of the courts to enforce FTC rulings
D. The levying of taxes on interstate commerce
E. The targeting of abuses such as mislabeling and false claims

Correct Answer: D

Explanation:

There have never been any taxes imposed on interstate commerce in the United States.

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