SAT Subject US History Practice Question 637: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 637

78. Which of the following generals did President Harry S. Truman fire for interfering with peace negotia tions with Korea?

A. Dwight D. Eisenhower
B. Omar Bradley
C. Douglas MacArthur
D. James Stewart
E. Mark Clark

Correct Answer: C

Explanation:

MacArthur had defied orders from his superior, which is the worst sin a soldier can commit; other generals agreed that he should be fired for that offense.

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