This 1940s Quiz Will Leave You Wondering How You Passed History Class

Embroiled in World War II, this wartime act was enacted in 1940.

Retry Correct Incorrect The Selective Service Act of 1940 mandated that any male fit to serve their country between the ages of 21 and 36 must register with local draft boards. As the country entered WWII, the age range was increased two ages between 18 and 45.
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Embroiled in World War II, this wartime act was enacted in 1940.

  • The Selective Service Act of 1940
  • The Emergency Army Act of 1940
  • The Draft Act of 1940
  • The Blood Donation Act of 1940
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