SAT Subject US History Practice Question 616: Answer and Explanation
57. Which of the following best describes the purpose of the Seneca Falls Convention of 1848?
A. To unite the Native American tribes of New York State
B. To discuss agricultural problems for farmers in the Eastern states
C. To form a society to advance the rights of women
D. To discuss antislavery strategies
E. To select a leader for a group of evangelist congregations
Correct Answer: C
The Seneca Falls Convention was called to bring the issue of women's rights to public notice.