5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- New Deal
- Works Progress Administration
- Alphabet Agencies
- Tennessee Valley Authority
- Bonus Army
- a In 1933 President Franklin D. Roosevelt launched his New Deal to deal with the Great Depression. The administrative style was to create new agencies. Some were set up by Congress (such as TVA) and others by Roosevelt's Executive Order (such as WPA). The agencies were also referred to as "alphabet soup".CCC, WPA etc.
- b Group of WWI vets. that marched to D.C. in 1932 to demand the immediate payment of their goverment war bonuses in cash
- c New Deal Programs that built dams to provide energy
- d new deal agency that gave musicians, painters and other people jobs to do there thing
- e FDR's Programs for helping the US economy during the Great Depression
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- shanty-towns that housed many who had lost everything. Shelters were built of old boxes and other discards.
- The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a public work relief program that operated from 1933 to 1942 in the United States for unemployed, unmarried men from relief families, ages 18-25. to build outside recreations like parks, bridges roads, buildings New Deal agency that helped create jobs for those that needed them. It created around 9 million jobs working on bridges, roads, and buildings.
- a 1913 law that set up a system of federal banks and gave government the power to control the money supply and it failed
- was the U.S. Secretary of Labor from 1933 to 1945, and the first woman ever appointed to the US Cabinet. As a loyal supporter of her friend Franklin D. Roosevelt
- investings in somthing hoping for profit
5 True/False Questions
Buying on margin → Group of WWI vets. that marched to D.C. in 1932 to demand the immediate payment of their goverment war bonuses in cash
Black tuesday → October 29, 1929; the day the stock market crashed. Lead to the Panic of 1929
Dust Bowl → FDR's Programs for helping the US economy during the Great Depression
Fireside Chats → food money or shelter provided to people in need
Great Depression → the economic crisis beginning with the stock market crash in 1929 and continuing through the 1930s