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Grade 12 Great Depression
What politician from Louisiana opposed the New Deal?
  1. Huey Long
  2. George Wallace
  3. Bernard Shaw
Grade 11 Great Depression
Grade 2 Great Depression
Why did Cesar Chavez and his family have to move?
  1. They lost their jobs and house in the Great Depression
  2. They were slaves
  3. They got tired of the house they lived in
Grade 11 Great Depression
What was the dust bowl?
  1. Deadly dust that took place in the Great Plains
  2. A bowl of soup for the poor
  3. FDR's new plan to end the Great Depression
  4. The location where the Hoover Dam was built
Grade 11 Great Depression
What were the main factors in creating the Dust Bowl?
  1. Tornados
  2. Stock Market
  3. Earthquakes
  4. Land misuse/Drought
Grade 11 Great Depression
When did Black Tuesday take place?
  1. July 9 1935
  2. October 29 1930
  3. October 29 1929
  4. Demember 6 1919
Grade 11 Great Depression
What is direct relief?
  1. Americas lst day of the Great Depression
  2. FDR's creation of the Hundred Days
  3. The end of Pearl Harbor
  4. Cash payments or food provided by the government to the poor.
Grade 11 Great Depression
Which Government Agencies were set up for reform by FDR's New Deal?
  1. Securities and Exchange Commission
  2. Federal Deposit and Insurance Corporation
  3. Social Security Act
  4. Tennessee Valley Authority
  5. Civilian Conservation Corps.
  6. Works Progress Administration
  7. All of the Above
Grade 11 Great Depression
What does CCC stand for?
  1. Civilian Conservation Corps
  2. Civilian Conservative Company
  3. Central Conservation of Canda
  4. None of the above
Grade 4 Great Depression
Dust storms and drought plagued a region known as the
  1. Louisiana Territory.
  2. Cattle Kingdom.
  3. Dust Bowl.
  4. Chisholm Trail
None Great Depression
Eventually Hoover realized that the government needs to step in and one of the ideas he had was?
  1. Businesses should keep wages the same
  2. Everyone should move to Canada
  3. Every man for themselves
  4. He believed that the government should do nothing
Grade 11 Great Depression
Which answer BEST describes the psychological stress caused by the Great Depression?
  1. Murder
  2. Depression and Suicide
  3. Just Depression
  4. all of the above
Grade 11 Great Depression
What was the first major action FDR took as president?
  1. Hundred Days
  2. New Deal
  3. Banking Holidays
  4. Hoover Dam
Grade 11 Great Depression
What was the Hawley-Smoot Tariff?
  1. Protect goods from Americans
  2. Protect American Farmers and Mannufactures from foreign competition
  3. Hawley Smoot made a law do end abortion
  4. None of the above
Grade 8 Great Depression
What best describes Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal programs?
  1. A number of government agencies aimed to get the country out of a depression
  2. A number of government programs that were created on Black Tuesday
  3. A number of government agencies aimed to get the country back to a traditional economy
  4. Three government programs to help farmers who were affected by droughts
Grade 12 Great Depression
Which of the following is not one of the four freedoms Franklin Roosevelt described and fought for during his term in office?
  1. Freedom from fear
  2. Freedom from want
  3. Freedom of equality
  4. Freedom of religion
  5. Freedom of speech
Grade 6 Great Depression
What was the main factor in creating the Dust Bowl?
  1. Tornadoes
  2. Earthquakes
  3. Land misuse
  4. Drought
  5. Both C & D
Grade 11 Great Depression
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