United States History

Which nation has had the greatest influence on modern American culture?

(A) Asia
(B) England
(C) France
(D) Italy
(E) Spain
  1. Correct Answer: B

    Explanation:

    The English colonies along the Atlantic coast were the original United States of America. English is the dominant language in the United States. American schools are taught in English, and the government and businesses conduct their affairs in English. The media broadcast largely in English.

Test ID: 1498
Source: SAT Practice Test