?

SAT® Subject Test in U.S. History

Free Version

Upgrade subject to access all content

Difficult

Cold War Policy in Latin America

SATUSH-1XDYX5

Which of the following actions did the United States take with respect to Latin America during the Cold War?

A

Defensive missiles were placed along the Florida coast to protect the southern region of the U.S. from possible invasion.

B

The government ordered American corporations to limit their financial investments in the region due to the instablility of the region.

C

American troops were stationed in many of the nations, such as Guatemala, in order to prevent communist infiltration into the region.

D

The government provided military support to military dictatorships capble of suppressing leftist revolts within their nation.

E

Immigration quotas from the nations within the region were greatly reduced in order to keep communism out of the United States.