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SAT® Subject Test in U.S. History

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Passage of Prohibition - 18th Amendment

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Most Progressives favored the passage of the 18th Amendment (Prohibition) for this central reason:

A

A cleaner, more efficient American society would be restored.

B

Child and spousal abuse would be greatly limited in the home.

C

Corporate profits would be severely limited by the new law.

D

"Undesirable" immigrants would be less likely to immigrate to a "dry" America.

E

The number of workplace injuries and deaths would be greatly limited.