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					  Great
Depression
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The optimism of the 1920s
concealed problems in the
American ___________
___________ and attitudes
about the role of
government in controlling
the economy
Economic
 System
The Great Depression had
 a widespread and severe
       impact on?
American life
 Which President
  came up with a
  plan to help the
nation recover from
     the Great
   Depression?
Roosevelt
Roosevelt’s plan to help
America recover from the
depression was called?
New Deal
A large number
 of what failed
   during the
     Great
 Depression?
Banks
   The government
placed what on goods
   coming into the
      country?
High Tariffs
People over speculated
 on _____________?
Stocks
What is Social
 Security?
   A pension or
money for senior
citizens, provided
  by the federal
    government
How many workers
were out of work?
¼
or
25%
Who was unable to
keep the banks from
    collapsing?
 Federal
Government
   Large numbers of
 people were ________
and ________________
    during the Great
      Depression
Homeless and
  hungry
      Besides
businessmen, whose
 income fell to low
      levels?
farmers
Name one federal
 works program
WPA
  Name one
environmental
 conservation
   program
CCC
Which of the following happened between 1925 and
                      1930?
      Americans sold stock and saved money
Spending decreased because the value of the dollar
                   dropped.
Borrowing increased as more stocks were purchased
   Stock purchases stopped, spending on goods

                    increased
   Borrowing
 increased as
more stocks were
   purchased
Which agency of the
government failed to
prevent the banking
   system from
    collapsing?
Federal Reserve
    American
Businesses suffered
  when European
countries did what?
 Matched the
American High
   tarriffs
Many banks invested
      in the
_____________ and
 ________ protect
 costumers money.
Stock Market
    Didn’t
   During the 20s
  farmers incomes
were low because of
 __________ from
       WWI
Left over food
 Why did many
 people become
 homeless in the
Great Depression?
Foreclosure on
their mortgage
If you were hungry
     during the
  Depression you
 could go where to
        eat?
Breadlines
Soup kitchens
Salvation army
Roosevelt's program included all
of the following except?
Social Security
Tennessee Valley Authority
Medicare
Civilian Conservation Corps
Medicare
 Why did many
 people become
 homeless in the
Great Depression?
Foreclosure by
the banks
How did Roosevelt
influence farmers
 during the great
   depression?
Encouraged them
to produce less
and loaned them
money to buy land
Workers were hired for federal works
        programs to build
       Government buildings
          Private schools
  More ports to bring in extra food
           More factories
Government
Buildings

				
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