Passage I













Which choice provides the most appropriate context
for the discussion that follows in the passage?


  • B) Settlers from Kentucky, Tennessee, and Missouri
    were part of the Great Exodus.

  • C) The Great Exodus has parallels to large-scale
    migrations that occurred in the United States
    during the twentieth century.

  • D) Drawn by the promise of farming on their own
    land rather than sharecropping for a landlord,
    exodusters founded dozens of communities in
    the West in the 1870s and 1880s.