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Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
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Herbert Hoover
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Speculation
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American History - Great Depression
Herbert Hoover
Alfred E. Smith
Franklin Roosevelt
Dorothea Lange
31st President of the United States; a Quaker; believed in ru…
was a fora governor of new York, was a democratic presidentia…
married Eleanor Roosevelt , started the new deal, helped the…
photograph unemployed men who wandered the streets, she worke…
Herbert Hoover
31st President of the United States; a Quaker; believed in ru…
Alfred E. Smith
was a fora governor of new York, was a democratic presidentia…
10 terms
American History - The Great Depression
Great Depression
depression
speculation
New Deal
a time of severe economic decline in the United States ... that…
a long period of time when prices are low ... and unemployment i…
the buying and selling of stocks, expecting a profit ... when th…
President Franklin Roosevelt's plan to bring the U.S. ... out of…
Great Depression
a time of severe economic decline in the United States ... that…
depression
a long period of time when prices are low ... and unemployment i…
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
American politician who served as the 31st President of the U…
investment in stocks, property, or other ventures in the hope…
share prices on the New York Stock Exchange completely collap…
a cycle or series of cycles of economic expansion and contrac…
Herbert Hoover
American politician who served as the 31st President of the U…
Speculation
investment in stocks, property, or other ventures in the hope…
Great Depression - American History
Black Tuesday
Bonus Army
Causes of the Great Depression
Causes of the Great Depression
End of Roaring 20's
WW1 veterans want early payments for their service
Credit/banking/investments
Poor farming and industry practice
Black Tuesday
End of Roaring 20's
Bonus Army
WW1 veterans want early payments for their service
26 terms
American History - Great Depression
Root Causes of the Great Depression
Effects of the Great Depression
buying on margin
Black Tuesday
- Factories and farms produce more goods than people can buy.…
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... - Mi…
practice that allows people to buy stock with a down payment…
day the stock market crashed, signaling the start of the Grea…
Root Causes of the Great Depression
- Factories and farms produce more goods than people can buy.…
Effects of the Great Depression
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... - Mi…
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
an accomplished public servant
practice of making high rick investments in hopes of obtainin…
October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply in the great…
periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
an accomplished public servant
Speculation
practice of making high rick investments in hopes of obtainin…
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
(1929-1933) The New York Stock Market Crashes October 29, 192…
Practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
October 29th, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply in the Gre…
Periodic growth and contraction of the economy.
Herbert Hoover
(1929-1933) The New York Stock Market Crashes October 29, 192…
Speculation
Practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
25 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
Emphasized his belief that competition was vital to ensure ro…
Practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply in the Great…
Periodic growth and contraction of the economy.
Herbert Hoover
Emphasized his belief that competition was vital to ensure ro…
Speculation
Practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
25 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
Born in Iowa, and orphaned as a child.
making high risk investments in hopes of obtaining large prof…
October 29, 1929 - day stock prices fell sharply in the Great…
periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
Born in Iowa, and orphaned as a child.
Speculation
making high risk investments in hopes of obtaining large prof…
25 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
An accomplished public servant.
Gamble on high stock prices.
Investors hurried and pulled out all of there money.
Explains the periodic growth and contraction of the economy.
Herbert Hoover
An accomplished public servant.
Speculation
Gamble on high stock prices.
33 terms
American history Great Depression
Great Depression
Great crash
Black Tuesday
Herbert Hoover
Worst longest lasting economic crisis in U.S. History. Beginn…
When the U.S. Stock market failed and would mark the beginnin…
October 29 1929 when the U.S. Stock market failed.
President during the Great Depression who receives most of th…
Great Depression
Worst longest lasting economic crisis in U.S. History. Beginn…
Great crash
When the U.S. Stock market failed and would mark the beginnin…
American History- Great Depression
Herbert Hoover
Wright Patman
Walter Waters
Douglas MacArthur
U.S. President 1929-33, believed in low government involvemen…
Texas congressman that introduced the bill for early bonus to…
WWI veteran, lead Bonus Army to D.C.
Army chief of staff, sent in to evacuate bonus army, used vio…
Herbert Hoover
U.S. President 1929-33, believed in low government involvemen…
Wright Patman
Texas congressman that introduced the bill for early bonus to…
10 terms
American History Great Depression
Al Capone
Charlie Chaplin
Charles Lindbergh
Babe Ruth
Mobster/gangster from Chicago loaded with alcohol, hired boot…
20th century English-born filmmaker and actor who did most of…
May 21, 1927, first person to make a successful transatlantic…
baseball player on the New York Yankees, legendary for his ab…
Al Capone
Mobster/gangster from Chicago loaded with alcohol, hired boot…
Charlie Chaplin
20th century English-born filmmaker and actor who did most of…
20 terms
American History- Great Depression
Dust Bowl
John Steinbeck, Grapes of Wrath
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Eleanor Roosevelt
A drought in the 1930s that turned the Great Planes very dry.
This man wrote this celebrated novel which was published in 1…
32nd President of the US during Great Depression and World Wa…
FDR's Wife and New Deal supporter. Was a great supporter of c…
Dust Bowl
A drought in the 1930s that turned the Great Planes very dry.
John Steinbeck, Grapes of Wrath
This man wrote this celebrated novel which was published in 1…
47 terms
American History Great depression
Herbert Hoover
Franklin Roosevelt (FDR)
John Maynard Keynes
Dr. Francis Townsend
The Thirty- First president, believed in rugged individualism…
Franklin D. Roosevelt helped the American people regain faith…
Suggested increase in government spending he made the theory…
Author of the Townsend Plan, he planed to give people 60 and…
Herbert Hoover
The Thirty- First president, believed in rugged individualism…
Franklin Roosevelt (FDR)
Franklin D. Roosevelt helped the American people regain faith…
25 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
erved as the 31st President of the United States from 1929 to…
the practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of gett…
October 29, 1929, share prices on the New York Stock Exchange…
a cycle or series of cycles of economic expansion and contrac…
Herbert Hoover
erved as the 31st President of the United States from 1929 to…
Speculation
the practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of gett…
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
1928; Republican; approach to economy known as voluntarism (a…
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
Fluctuations in economic activity, such as employment and pro…
Herbert Hoover
1928; Republican; approach to economy known as voluntarism (a…
Speculation
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
President of the United States during the beginning of great…
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
October 29, 1929. Is when the stock market crashed
how business works and runs
Herbert Hoover
President of the United States during the beginning of great…
Speculation
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
an accomplished public servant to run the white house.
practice of making risk investments in hopes od obtaining lar…
October 29. 1929 when stock prices fall sharply in the great…
periodic growth and contraction of the economy.
Herbert Hoover
an accomplished public servant to run the white house.
Speculation
practice of making risk investments in hopes od obtaining lar…
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
Herbert Clark Hoover was an American politician who served as…
investment in stocks, property, or other ventures in the hope…
October 29, 1929. On this date, share prices on the New York…
a cycle or series of cycles of economic expansion and contrac…
Herbert Hoover
Herbert Clark Hoover was an American politician who served as…
Speculation
investment in stocks, property, or other ventures in the hope…
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
a accomplished public servant from Iowa
is when guess about something that happens
the day the stock market crashed
a periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
a accomplished public servant from Iowa
Speculation
is when guess about something that happens
121 terms
American History: Great Depression
After the Depression of 1920-21, what…
Who were the candidates in the 1928 Pr…
What candidate had the advantage? Why?…
Was Hoover a laissez faire or progress…
the economy boomed
Hoover (R) vs. Al Smith (D, Catholic)
Hoover; he ran as a Republican in 1928, when Republicans were…
Progressive (almost like TR)
After the Depression of 1920-21, what…
the economy boomed
Who were the candidates in the 1928 Pr…
Hoover (R) vs. Al Smith (D, Catholic)
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
president in office when the Great Depression started
making high risk investments in hopes of obtaining large prof…
October 29, 1929 - day stock prices fell sharply in the Great…
periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
president in office when the Great Depression started
Speculation
making high risk investments in hopes of obtaining large prof…
30 terms
American history Great Depression
Price support
Speculation
Buying on margin
Black tuesday
Maintenance of a price at certain level through govt. interve…
Involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to ma…
Purchasing of stocks by paying only a small percentage o the…
Name given to October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply
Price support
Maintenance of a price at certain level through govt. interve…
Speculation
Involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to ma…
15 terms
American History: Great Depression
Election of 1928
Bull Market
Buying on Margin
Reasons for 1929 Crash
Hoover elected; republican
long period of rising stock prices
Investors pay a small down payment to buy stock
investing slowed; every one sold stocks quickly; stock prices…
Election of 1928
Hoover elected; republican
Bull Market
long period of rising stock prices
39 terms
American History: Great Depression
Black Tuesday
Federal Farm Board (FFB)
Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act
Agricultural Marketing Act
October 24, 1929, prices began to fall and buyers sold stocks
helped farmers market their crops
boosted duties on over $1,000 items from depressed companies
created the FFB and helped farmers market their crops
Black Tuesday
October 24, 1929, prices began to fall and buyers sold stocks
Federal Farm Board (FFB)
helped farmers market their crops
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
president in office when the Great Depression started
making high risk investments in hopes of obtaining large prof…
October 29, 1929 - day stock prices fell sharply in the Great…
periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
president in office when the Great Depression started
Speculation
making high risk investments in hopes of obtaining large prof…
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
31st President of the United States from 1929 to 1933
practice of making high-stakes investments in hopes of obtain…
October 29,1929, when stock prices fell sharply in the Great…
periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
31st President of the United States from 1929 to 1933
Speculation
practice of making high-stakes investments in hopes of obtain…
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
(1929-1933) The New York Stock Market Crashes October 29, 192…
Act of buying stocks at great risk with the anticipation that…
A name given to October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell shar…
Alternating periods of economic expansion and economic recess…
Herbert Hoover
(1929-1933) The New York Stock Market Crashes October 29, 192…
Speculation
Act of buying stocks at great risk with the anticipation that…
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
(1929-1933) The New York Stock Market Crashes October 29, 192…
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
Fluctuations in economic activity, such as employment and pro…
Herbert Hoover
(1929-1933) The New York Stock Market Crashes October 29, 192…
Speculation
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
25 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
31st president of the USA, public servant, born in Iowa
practice of making high-risk investments in the hopes of maki…
the day when the stock market crashed
Periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
31st president of the USA, public servant, born in Iowa
Speculation
practice of making high-risk investments in the hopes of maki…
27 terms
Great Depression American History
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
Business Cycle
(1929-1933) The New York Stock Market Crashes October 29, 192…
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
A name given to October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell shar…
Fluctuations in economic activity, such as employment and pro…
Herbert Hoover
(1929-1933) The New York Stock Market Crashes October 29, 192…
Speculation
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
35 terms
American history- Great Depression
Bank closures
Black Tuesday
business cycle
buying on margin
banks were closing due to people panicing bc the banks wouldn…
another name for the 1929 stock market crash
the way businesses run
putting money down to buy something then pay for the rest wit…
Bank closures
banks were closing due to people panicing bc the banks wouldn…
Black Tuesday
another name for the 1929 stock market crash
20 terms
American History Great Depression
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Eleanor Roosevelt
New Deal
First 100 Days
President of the US during Great Depression and World War II
A strong first lady who supported civil rights.
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
Period from FDR's inauguration in March 1933 through the foll…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
President of the US during Great Depression and World War II
Eleanor Roosevelt
A strong first lady who supported civil rights.
16 terms
American History Great Depression
What did the CCC do?
What did the TVA do?
What did the WRA do?
What did the PWA do?
Employed unmarried young men between the ages of 18-25 to res…
Provided electricity to rural areas
Regulated minimum wages, working conditions, and production p…
Gave construction jobs to 1/3 of unemployed to build roads, s…
What did the CCC do?
Employed unmarried young men between the ages of 18-25 to res…
What did the TVA do?
Provided electricity to rural areas
32 terms
American History The Great Depression
deficit spending
social security act
federal deposit insurance corporation
securities and exchange commission
government spends more than it takes in
provides money for retired, disabled, and dependent children
insures bank deposits for $5,000
designed to supervise the stock market and prevent fraud
deficit spending
government spends more than it takes in
social security act
provides money for retired, disabled, and dependent children
15 terms
American History and the Great Depression
price supports
Dow jones industrial average
speculation
buying on a margin
McNary-Haugen Bill- price supports for key productions such a…
was the most widely used barometer of the stick markets health
buying stocks and bonds on the chance of a quick profit while…
paying a small percentage of a stocks price as a down payment…
price supports
McNary-Haugen Bill- price supports for key productions such a…
Dow jones industrial average
was the most widely used barometer of the stick markets health
32 terms
American History The Great Depression
Dates of Great Depression
Novel of Great Depression
Dorothea Lange & Margaret Bourke
Trickle Down Theory
1929-39
Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
2 of the best female photographers of that time
$ given to big business will in turn pass down to smaller bus…
Dates of Great Depression
1929-39
Novel of Great Depression
Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
40 terms
American History - The Great Depression
Gross National Product
Uneven Wealth Disribution
Stock
Buying on a Margin
Total value of goods/services produced in a nation in a speci…
One weakness in the roaring 90s where there was plenty of job…
share in a company
-When you pay half of the stock now and pay the bank the rest…
Gross National Product
Total value of goods/services produced in a nation in a speci…
Uneven Wealth Disribution
One weakness in the roaring 90s where there was plenty of job…
18 terms
American History/ The Great Depression
Great Depression
Business Cycle
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Time of economic downturn and high unemployment between 1929…
Periodic expansion and contraction of the economy.
US president from 1929 to 1933.
Risky stock purchase intended to turn quick profits.
Great Depression
Time of economic downturn and high unemployment between 1929…
Business Cycle
Periodic expansion and contraction of the economy.
12 terms
American History-The Great Depression
Who was Herbert Hoover? Why is he impo…
Define Speculation.
What happened on Black Tuesday?
Define Business Cycle.
Herbert Hoover was the Republican candidate in 1928. Hoover h…
Practices of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtaini…
October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply in the great…
Periodic growth and contraction of the economy.
Who was Herbert Hoover? Why is he impo…
Herbert Hoover was the Republican candidate in 1928. Hoover h…
Define Speculation.
Practices of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtaini…
13 terms
american history (great depression)
margin buying refers to
nickname for shanty towns
what percent of Americans held the wea…
these were the characteristics of fami…
buying with credit
hovervilles
1%
increased birth rates
margin buying refers to
buying with credit
nickname for shanty towns
hovervilles
24 terms
American History The Great Depression
Welfare Capitalism
Black Tuesday
Hoover's response to the Great Depress…
Harley-Smoot Tariff
employers had increased wages and gave benefits to improve pr…
October 29: 16.4 million sharers of stocks were sold
believed prosperity would return, urged businesses not to cut…
increased tariffs to an all time high, reduced imports of far…
Welfare Capitalism
employers had increased wages and gave benefits to improve pr…
Black Tuesday
October 29: 16.4 million sharers of stocks were sold
25 terms
American history: The Great Depression
alfred smith
herbert hoover
bull market
invest
lost to herbert hoover in the election of 1928
president of the united states during the great depression
a long period of rising stock prices
putting money into something and hoping to make profit
alfred smith
lost to herbert hoover in the election of 1928
herbert hoover
president of the united states during the great depression
69 terms
American History: The Great Depression
What increased in the 20's?
What are some factors that contributed…
There was what during the 20's?
The stock market did what during the 2…
Income and severe economic problems
1. Low income ... 2. Bank failure ... 3. Stock prices plummeted ... 4.…
Over-production and under-consumption
It soared; it wasn't regulated; it created an economic bubble
What increased in the 20's?
Income and severe economic problems
What are some factors that contributed…
1. Low income ... 2. Bank failure ... 3. Stock prices plummeted ... 4.…
American History The Great Depression
In what year was the stock market crash?
The years leading up to the Great Depr…
What problems were farmers already exp…
What is it called when a business divi…
1929
The Roaring Twenties
Falling agriculture prices
Shares
In what year was the stock market crash?
1929
The years leading up to the Great Depr…
The Roaring Twenties
27 terms
American History Great Depression Unit
Deflation occurs when
Inflation occurs when
From 1929 to 1933
How did the stock market crash, the cl…
there is a sustained decrease in the overall price of goods a…
there is a sustained increase in the overall price of goods a…
the unemployment rate was increasing and the... Gross Domestic P…
These destroyed jobs, wealth and people's confidence in the e…
Deflation occurs when
there is a sustained decrease in the overall price of goods a…
Inflation occurs when
there is a sustained increase in the overall price of goods a…
32 terms
American History: The Great Depression
Which industries were in financial tro…
How much had farming income dropped be…
How were Americans living beyond their…
How was income distributed between 192…
Railroads, textiles, and steel
$6 billion
By using credit
The wealthiest 1% of the population rose by 75%
Which industries were in financial tro…
Railroads, textiles, and steel
How much had farming income dropped be…
$6 billion
19 terms
American History- Great Depression Vocab
21st Amendment
Bonus Army
Command Economy (Communism)
deficit spending
amendment that repealed Prohibition
group of WWI veterans and their families that marched on Wash…
an economic system in which all decisions on production and c…
government spending of borrowed money; when the government sp…
21st Amendment
amendment that repealed Prohibition
Bonus Army
group of WWI veterans and their families that marched on Wash…
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