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SAT® Subject Test in U.S. History

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Protesting the Draft

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All but which of the following are reasons why many Americans protested the military draft during the war?

A

Young men who were college students could get a college deferrment, yet non-students could not be afforded such a privilege.

B

Young African-American and Hispanic men served in disproportionately higher numbers than young white men.

C

A young man of wealth means could hire a substitute to serve for him.

D

Young men should not have to fight in a war they do not believe in.

E

Young men could be drafted into military service but could not vote until the age of 21.