The three promises of FDR's New Deal are relief, for the jobless, recovery, for the economy, and reform for preventing another depression. One example of a relief program was his creation of the Civilian Conservation Corp which gave men from ages 18-25 jobs planting trees, building bridges and dams. One example of the recovery program was Agricultural Adjustment Act which was when government paid farmers to not grow certain crops or to destroy them and livestock. One example of the Reform program was the creation of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation which insured depositors' money in banks.
1 True/False Question
Describe the rising mass culture of the 1920s. Be sure to use specific examples in your explanation. → The automobile improved the economy in many ways. The main thing the automobile did was provide jobs for thousands of Americans. People were now hired to work in factories. Also they were hired to build highways all across the nation. The second thing the automobile industry did was since people now had a job, they were getting paid so they had buying power which created demand. Another impact the automobile industry created was that now people could travel and this expanded tourism everywhere.