Great Depression
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  • Question 1
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    Q. This natural disaster served to worsen the effects of the Great Depression on Farmers in the Midwest 
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    Tornados
    Dust Bowl
    Black Tuesday 
    Hurricanes
  • Question 2
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    Q. When people went to the bank to withdraw their money and the banks had no money was known as the 
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    Bank Crisis 
    Black Tuesday
    Stock Market Crash
    New Deal 
  • Question 3
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    Q. The President who was mostly blamed for worsening the Great Depression 
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    Roosevelt 
    Eisenhower
    Hoover
    Jefferson
  • Question 4
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    Q. The Agricultural Adjustment Agency (AAA) helped farmers get crop prices under control. This is an example of:
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    Relief
    Recovery
    Reform 
  • Question 5
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    Q. The collection of markets and exchange where the issuing and trading of equities, bonds and other sorts of securities takes place.
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    Margin
    New Deal
    Deficit Spending 
    Stock Market 
  • Question 6
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    Q.

    This new deal programs helps to ensure retirement funds for all americans and helps those in need of immediate monetary assistance

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    FDIC

    SSA

    AAA

    CCC

  • Question 7
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    Q. The name given to the programs enforced by FDR to ensure relief, recovery and reform. 
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    Stock Market 
    Great Depression
    Margin 
    New Deal 
  • Question 8
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    Q. Programs that were put into place to ensure the causes of the Great Depression were addressed and corrected to ensure the Depression would not happen again 
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    Relief 
    Recovery
    Reform 
  • Question 9
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    Q. Programs that were put into place to put Americans back to work completing government funded projects
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    Relief 
    Recovery
    Reform 
  • Question 10
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    Q. This President enforced both New Deals and saw America through the Great Depression and World War II. 
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    Eisenhower
    Truman
    Hoover
    Roosevelt 
  • Question 11
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    Q. This New Deal program insured the public's deposits to make sure that the bank runs never happened again 
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    PWA
    WPA
    SSA
    FDIC
  • Question 12
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    Q. President Franklin Roosevelt asked Congress to pass a series of acts called the New Deal. Which is one way the New Deal helped people during the Great Depression?
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    It gave all people the right to vote. 
    It created programs to put people back to work.    
    It let all new immigrants become American citizens. 
    It let people travel around the country freely. 
  • Question 13
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    Q. The Great Depression that began in 1929 hit farmers especially hard. Farmers had not been doing well in the 1920s and several years of severe drought turned the land into a "dust bowl." What was an immediate result of this?
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    Many farmers decided to grow crops that did not use as much water. 
    The government built large dams in the West for irrigation. 
    Many farmers and their families lost their farms and moved west. 
    The government helped farmers by buying their land and equipment. 
  • Question 14
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    Q. How did the 1929 stock market crash affect the United States economy in the 1930s?
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    Unemployment reached its highest level in United States history. 
    Congress voted to reject New Deal policies. 
     Stock prices were higher than investors could afford.    
    Agriculture replaced manufacturing as the primary industry. 
  • Question 15
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    Q. Homes that were in parks and built out of cardboard boxes were called Hoovervilles. 
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    True
    False
  • Question 16
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    Q. During the 1930s, the conditions shown in this photograph occurred mainly
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    on the Atlantic Coast
     on the Great Plains
    in the Rocky Mountains
    in the Pacific Northwest
  • Question 17
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    Q. The Works Progress Administration was an enormous program that put unemployed people back to work ...
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    building highways and bridges
    painting murals and creating sculptures that decorate public buildings across the nation
    building public buildings, parks, and airports
    all of the answers are correct
  • Question 18
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    Q. Which of the following New Deal laws/agencies regulated the buying and selling of stocks?
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    Securities and Exchange Commission
    Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
    Emergency Banking Act
    Home Owners Insurance Corporation
  • Question 19
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    Q. An effect of the Great Depression was...
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    Everyone bought more stocks.
    large numbers of people were hungry and homeless.
    Farmers became rich.
    Many people moved to the South during the Great Migration South.
  • Question 20
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    Q. An effect of the Great Depression was...
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    A large number of people were admitted to the hospital.
    A large number of banks and businesses excelled.
    A large number of banks and businesses failed.
    A large number of banks and businesses moved to Canada.
  • Question 21
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    Q. A tax on goods from other countries is __________?
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    A turn over
    a shop
    A tariff
    A trip
  • Question 22
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    Q. What is the correct chronological order of these events?
    1. The stock market crashed.
    2. Franklin Roosevelt defeated Herbert Hoover
    3. The economy of the United States went through a boom.
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    3, 2, 1
    1, 2, 3
    3, 1, 2
    2, 1, 3
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