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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. First experiment in regional public planning. Built damns and supplied electricity to rural areas.
  2. Made it easier for farmers to gain credit and get low-interest loans.
  3. Provided long-term low interest mortgage loans.
  4. Provided funds for banks and liquidated unsound banks, then reopened them ten days later
  5. Gave grants to the states to operate relief programs. Headed by Harry Hopkins
  6. Provided public works jobs for the unemployed. They were usually construction jobs.

6 True/False questions

  1. Agricultural Adjustment Act (AAA)Paid farmers subsidies in order not to overproduce. It really hurt sharecroppers and was later declared unconstitutional.

          

  2. Civil Works Administration (CWA)Provided public works jobs for the unemployed. They were usually construction jobs.

          

  3. National Industrial Recovery Act (NIRA) & National Recovery Administration (NRA)Provided electricity in rural areas.

          

  4. Wagner Act (National Labor Relations Act)/ National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)Gave part time jobs to high school and college students.

          

  5. Home Owners Loan Corporation (HOLC)Created more public works jobs and programs for painters, musicians, writers, and other artists. Nicknamed, "we piddle around"

          

  6. Works Progress Administration (WPA)Offered pointless, made-up jobs to the unemployed like sweeping the streets. Many people disapproved of it.