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  1. Established social security.
  2. Created a board of labor leaders that made a code that set minimum prices, wages, work hours, production limits, etc. for each industry.
  3. Paid farmers subsidies in order not to overproduce. It really hurt sharecroppers and was later declared unconstitutional.
  4. Offered pointless, made-up jobs to the unemployed like sweeping the streets. Many people disapproved of it.
  5. Gave part time jobs to high school and college students.
  6. Provided funds for banks and liquidated unsound banks, then reopened them ten days later

6 True/False questions

  1. Home Owners Loan Corporation (HOLC)Helped people refinance their mortgages so they wouldn't lose their homes

          

  2. Rural Electrification Administration (REA)Provided electricity in rural areas.

          

  3. Public Works Administration (PWA)Offered pointless, made-up jobs to the unemployed like sweeping the streets. Many people disapproved of it.

          

  4. Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA)Gave grants to the states to operate relief programs. Headed by Harry Hopkins

          

  5. Federal Housing Authority (FHA)Provided long-term low interest mortgage loans.

          

  6. Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)First experiment in regional public planning. Built damns and supplied electricity to rural areas.