SAT® Subject Test in World History

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Urbanization

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New industrial urban centers were characterized by all of the following EXCEPT:

A

Rapid population growth doubled and sometimes tripled or quadrupled the size of cities in one century.

B

Tenement housing usually was the only option for the working class.

C

Lack of sanitation was a major problem, leading to problems such as the rapid spread of cholera.

D

Cities lacked adequate access to education and police protection.

E

Life spans for those working in cities were longer than those enjoyed by rural farm laborers.