SAT Subject US History Practice Question 615: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 615

56. The government's policy of allowing cattle ranchers to let their herds graze on public land was called

A. the roundup
B. range riding
C. the long drive
D. rustling
E. open range

Correct Answer: E

Explanation:

The open range was called "open" because it was land free to all, with none of it closed off by fences.

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