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US History Orr Chapter 21

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Most severe economic downturn in the history of the United States
Great Depression
President who advocated voluntary partnerships between business associations and partnerships
Herbert Hoover
Farmers used them to buy materials at lower prices
cooperatives
Total value of goods and services produced in a nation during a specific period
gross national product GNP
Supporter of Alcohol sales
a wet
Raised the cost of imported goods for American consumers, making it more likely that they would purchase the cheaper American goods
Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act
Settlements for the homeless
Hoovervilles
Period of below-average rainfall
drought
A bank or other lender takes over ownership of a property from an owner who has failed to make loan payments
foreclosure
Herbert Hoover's opponent in the 1928 presidential election
Al Smith