United States History

Who among the following did not belong to the literary community in Concord, Massachusetts?

(A) Louisa May Alcott
(B) Nathaniel Hawthorne
(C) Bronson Alcott
(D) Edgar Allan Poe
(E) Henry David Thoreau
  1. Correct Answer: D


    Both Alcotts, Hawthorne, and Thoreau were all near neighbors of one another in Concord. Poe was from Maryland; he lived in several cities along the eastern seaboard, but never in Concord.

Test ID: 1572
Source: SAT Practice Test