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13 terms
New Deal (Great Depression)
New Deal
fireside chats
bank holiday
AAA
the program created by FDR to address the problems of the Gre…
weekly radio addresses given by FDR to keep the country infor…
the first thing that FDR did was close all banks; only banks…
encouraged farmers to destroy crops and livestock; wanted to…
New Deal
the program created by FDR to address the problems of the Gre…
fireside chats
weekly radio addresses given by FDR to keep the country infor…
12 terms
The Great Depression and New Deal
Great Depression
Herbert Hoover
Rugged Individualism
Hoovervilles
Economic Crisis from 1929 to the 1930s caused by the Stock Ma…
President when the Stock Market crashed. Believed in laissez-…
Hoover's idea that people are strong enough to deal with prob…
Shantytowns built by the unemployed and homeless at the start…
Great Depression
Economic Crisis from 1929 to the 1930s caused by the Stock Ma…
Herbert Hoover
President when the Stock Market crashed. Believed in laissez-…
46 terms
The Great Depression and New Deal
Causes of the Great Depression
Effects of the Great Depression
buying on margin
Black Tuesday
1. Stock Market Crash... 2. Speculation... 3. Buying on Margin... 4. H…
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... -…
practice that allows people to buy stock with a down payment…
October 29, 1929- the day the stock market crashed, signaling…
Causes of the Great Depression
1. Stock Market Crash... 2. Speculation... 3. Buying on Margin... 4. H…
Effects of the Great Depression
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... -…
37 terms
The Great Depression & New Deal
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
New Deal
Pros of Roosevelt's New Deal
Con of Roosevelt's New Deal
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
- Government has a duty to help all citizens.... - The New Deal…
- Government should not interfere in business or in people's…
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
New Deal
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
The Great Depression and the New Deal
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Dorothea Lange
Herbert Hoover
The New Deal
President elected in 1932 and promised the "New Deal", to put…
Photographer whose images taken during the Great Depression,…
Laissez-faire economics President; President at the beginning…
The bills passed by Congress under FDR's New Deal. FDR's legi…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
President elected in 1932 and promised the "New Deal", to put…
Dorothea Lange
Photographer whose images taken during the Great Depression,…
13 terms
Great Depression / New Deal
Herbert Hoover
Black Tuesday
speculation
buying on margin
president when the Great Depression begins
October 29, 1929 - the day the stock market collpased
"gambling" in the stock market; investing with great risk
borrowing money in order to buy stocks
Herbert Hoover
president when the Great Depression begins
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929 - the day the stock market collpased
31 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
Causes of Great Depression
Unequal distribution of Wealth
Overproduction
laissez faire economics
Unequal Distribution of Wealth, high tariffs and cycle of int…
by the end of the 1920s there was a growing gap between the r…
when factories or farmers produce too many goods or commoditi…
Theory that opposes governmental interference in economic aff…
Causes of Great Depression
Unequal Distribution of Wealth, high tariffs and cycle of int…
Unequal distribution of Wealth
by the end of the 1920s there was a growing gap between the r…
15 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
Black Tuesday
Dust Bowl
Great Depression
Wagner Act
Day the stock market crashed
Conditions in the West where dust blew through the air- causi…
Time period where the U.S. economy was at a low point
Established the National Labor Relations Board to address rel…
Black Tuesday
Day the stock market crashed
Dust Bowl
Conditions in the West where dust blew through the air- causi…
35 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
Bull Market
Bear Market
Stock Market Crash Causes
Buying on Margin
Stock Market with generally rising prices
Stock Market with generally declining prices
Wall Street economy disconnected from the real economy - peop…
Purchasing stocks on credit with a loan from a broker
Bull Market
Stock Market with generally rising prices
Bear Market
Stock Market with generally declining prices
26 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
Stock Market Crash Causes
Buying on Margin
Black Tuesday
Causes of the Great Depression (BOGUS)
Wall Street economy disconnected from the real economy - peop…
Purchasing stocks on credit with a loan from a broker
October 29, 1929... When the market crashed and did not recover.
Bank Crisis: Banks made bad loans and invested in stocks; peo…
Stock Market Crash Causes
Wall Street economy disconnected from the real economy - peop…
Buying on Margin
Purchasing stocks on credit with a loan from a broker
15 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
1932 Presidential Election
buying stock on margin
Causes of Great Depression
Dust Bowl
Roosevelt (Democrat) vs. Hoover (Republican)
borrowing money to help pay for the stock
tariffs on foreign goods, availibility of easy credit, crisis…
forced farmers to go to California where they remained in pov…
1932 Presidential Election
Roosevelt (Democrat) vs. Hoover (Republican)
buying stock on margin
borrowing money to help pay for the stock
22 terms
New Deal (Great Depression)
New Deal
fireside chats
bank holiday
AAA
the program created by FDR to address the problems of the Gre…
weekly radio addresses given by FDR to keep the country infor…
the first thing that FDR did was close all banks; only banks…
encouraged farmers to destroy crops and livestock; wanted to…
New Deal
the program created by FDR to address the problems of the Gre…
fireside chats
weekly radio addresses given by FDR to keep the country infor…
25 terms
Great Depression and the New Deal
Federal Reserve
Federal Work Programs
Great Depression
Overspeculation
The nation's central bank established by the federal governme…
Programs designed to get Americans back to work during the Gr…
A period of economic downturn that began after the stock mark…
Spending too much money on stocks in order to make a fast and…
Federal Reserve
The nation's central bank established by the federal governme…
Federal Work Programs
Programs designed to get Americans back to work during the Gr…
30 terms
The Great Depression and New Deal
Dust Bowl
Great Depression
Causes of Great Depression
Mexican Repatriation
A nickname for the Great Plains regions hit by drought and du…
(1929-1939) The dramatic decline in the world's economy. Resu…
Overproduction, Underconsumption, stock market speculation
Forced migration of approximately one million Mexicans and Me…
Dust Bowl
A nickname for the Great Plains regions hit by drought and du…
Great Depression
(1929-1939) The dramatic decline in the world's economy. Resu…
48 terms
The Great Depression and the new Deal
black Tuesday
Dow Jones industrial average
speculation
installment buying
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
The average cost of 30 selected stocks, used to give an indic…
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
A consumers buys products by promising to pay small, regular…
black Tuesday
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
Dow Jones industrial average
The average cost of 30 selected stocks, used to give an indic…
13 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
Black Tuesday
Great Depression
bankrupt
soup kitchens
October 29, 1929; the day the stock market crashed
economic hard times that lasted from 1929-1940s
unable to pay debts
served food to unemployed and homeless people
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929; the day the stock market crashed
Great Depression
economic hard times that lasted from 1929-1940s
12 terms
Great Depression and the New Deal
Hoovervilles
Dust Bowl
Hawley-Smoot Tariff
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation…
settlements of shacks on the outskirts of many American citie…
name given in the early 1930s to regions of Oklahoma, Kansas,…
tariff act that imposed severe tariffs on all incoming goods;…
Federal agency established during the "First Hundred Days" of…
Hoovervilles
settlements of shacks on the outskirts of many American citie…
Dust Bowl
name given in the early 1930s to regions of Oklahoma, Kansas,…
30 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
Great Depression
Herbert Hoover
Franklin D. Roosevelt
John Steinbeck
Economic depression in the 1930's
President during the start of the Great Depression
President during the end of the Great Depression
Key writer during the Great Depression(Grapes of Wrath)
Great Depression
Economic depression in the 1930's
Herbert Hoover
President during the start of the Great Depression
62 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
stock market
Hooverville
FDR
Bankruptcy
A system for buying and selling shares of companies
A town made and filled by homeless people.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, the president of the United States dur…
the inability to pay debts
stock market
A system for buying and selling shares of companies
Hooverville
A town made and filled by homeless people.
28 terms
Great Depression New Deal
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
New Deal
FDR
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
Roosevelt during the Depression and WWII. He instituted the N…
Employed millions of young men to plant trees to help fight a…
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
New Deal
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
17 terms
The Great Depression and New Deal
Causes of the Great Depression
Effects of the Great Depression
buying on the margin
Black Tuesday
- Factories and farms produce more goods than people can buy.…
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... -…
practice that allows people to buy stock with a down payment…
day the stock market crashed, signaling the start of the Grea…
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.... -…
12 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
overproduction
underconsumption
stock market speculation
Great Depression
reduced government regulations led to inflated stock value an…
problem caused by rising prices and low wages
buying on margin or borrowing to invest in the stock market h…
a severed economic recession in the 1930s
overproduction
reduced government regulations led to inflated stock value an…
underconsumption
problem caused by rising prices and low wages
41 terms
The Great Depression and The New Deal
Price Support
Credit
Alfred E. Smith
Dow Jones Industrial Average
The maintenance of a price at a certain level through governm…
An arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now and pay l…
The democrat who ran against Herbert Hoover in the 1928 elect…
The most widely used barometer of the stock market's health
Price Support
The maintenance of a price at a certain level through governm…
Credit
An arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now and pay l…
40 terms
Great Depression & New Deal
Herbert Hoover
speculation
buying on margin
Black Thursday
US president blamed for Depression; did "Too Little, Too Late"
making high risk investments in the stock market in hopes of…
practice that contributed to inflated stock prices in the 192…
October 24, 1929; on this day J.P. Morgan's quick buying prev…
Herbert Hoover
US president blamed for Depression; did "Too Little, Too Late"
speculation
making high risk investments in the stock market in hopes of…
35 terms
Great Depression and the New Deal
Federal Reserve
Federal Work Programs
Great Depression
Overspeculation
The nation's central bank established by the federal governme…
Programs designed to get Americans back to work during the Gr…
A period of economic downturn that began after the stock mark…
Spending too much money on stocks in order to make a fast and…
Federal Reserve
The nation's central bank established by the federal governme…
Federal Work Programs
Programs designed to get Americans back to work during the Gr…
31 terms
Great Depression\New Deal Voc.
Great Depression
Dorothea Lange
Dust Bowl
"Hoovervilles"
A time of utter economic disaster; started in the United Stat…
American photographer who recorded the Great Depression by ta…
Caused by over farming in 1930s
Depression shantytowns, named after the president whom many b…
Great Depression
A time of utter economic disaster; started in the United Stat…
Dorothea Lange
American photographer who recorded the Great Depression by ta…
36 terms
GREAT DEPRESSION & NEW DEAL
BLACK TUESDAY
HAWLEY-SMOOT TARIFF
DUST BOWL
HOOVERVILLE
October 29, 1929 when the stock market crashed, signaling the…
Tariff passed by Congress to protect American industry by kee…
Described the conditions across the mid-western U.S. where dr…
Makeshift villages of homes built by homeless people on publi…
BLACK TUESDAY
October 29, 1929 when the stock market crashed, signaling the…
HAWLEY-SMOOT TARIFF
Tariff passed by Congress to protect American industry by kee…
20 terms
Great Depression & New Deal
GREAT DEPRESSION
BLACK TUESDAY
BUYING ON MARGIN
DEFLATION
A period, lasting from 1929-1940, in which the U.S. economy w…
A name given to October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell shar…
The purchasing of stocks by paying only a small percentage of…
Widespread fall in prices.
GREAT DEPRESSION
A period, lasting from 1929-1940, in which the U.S. economy w…
BLACK TUESDAY
A name given to October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell shar…
36 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
Assembly line
Stock
Division of Labor
What happened to the US economy after…
An arrangement of workers and equipment in which a product is…
A share of ownership in a company.
When workers perform different parts of a large task.
The country went through a boom.
Assembly line
An arrangement of workers and equipment in which a product is…
Stock
A share of ownership in a company.
22 terms
The Great Depression & New Deal
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
New Deal
Pros of Roosevelt's New Deal (Good Thi…
Con of Roosevelt's New Deal (Bad Things)
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
- Government has a duty to help all citizens.... - The New Deal…
- Government should not interfere in business or in people's…
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
New Deal
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
10 terms
New deal and Great Depression
New deal
Sit down strike
Liberal
Conservative
FDR'S programs to fight the Great Depression
Work stoppage in which labored sit idle inside the plant
One who favors government action to bring social and economic…
One who favors fewer government controls and more individual…
New deal
FDR'S programs to fight the Great Depression
Sit down strike
Work stoppage in which labored sit idle inside the plant
147 terms
Great Depression & New Deal
Causes of Great Depression
Causes of Great Depression (Wall Stree…
Causes of Great Depression (Black Thur…
Causes of Great Depression (Uneven dis…
1. Wall Street Crash... 2. Black Thursday and Black Tuesday... 3. U…
ever-rising stock prices had become both a symbol and a sourc…
On this Black Thursday—October 24, 1929—there was an unpreced…
Wages had risen relatively little compared to the large incre…
Causes of Great Depression
1. Wall Street Crash... 2. Black Thursday and Black Tuesday... 3. U…
Causes of Great Depression (Wall Stree…
ever-rising stock prices had become both a symbol and a sourc…
39 terms
The Great Depression & New Deal
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
New Deal
Pros of Roosevelt's New Deal
Con of Roosevelt's New Deal
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
- Government has a duty to help all citizens.... - The New Deal…
- Government should not interfere in business or in people's…
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
New Deal
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
46 terms
The Great Depression and New Deal
Causes of the Great Depression
Effects of the Great Depression
buying on margin
Black Tuesday
1. Stock Market Crash... 2. Speculation... 3. Buying on Margin... 4. H…
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... -…
practice that allows people to buy stock with a down payment…
October 29, 1929- the day the stock market crashed, signaling…
Causes of the Great Depression
1. Stock Market Crash... 2. Speculation... 3. Buying on Margin... 4. H…
Effects of the Great Depression
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... -…
31 terms
Great Depression and the New Deal
Capitalism
Socialism
Inflation
Federal Reserve
Based upon free-market rules, private ownership/enterprise; G…
Government involved in business, sets prices, saves failing b…
Producing too much money for the market (increases money supp…
Created by Woodrow Wilson to control inflation and set intere…
Capitalism
Based upon free-market rules, private ownership/enterprise; G…
Socialism
Government involved in business, sets prices, saves failing b…
27 terms
The Great Depression and New Deal
Causes of the Great Depression
Effects of the Great Depression
Buying on margin
Black Tuesday
1. Stock Market Crash... 2. Speculation... 3. Buying on Margin... 4. H…
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... -…
practice that allows people to buy stock with a down payment…
October 29, 1929- the day the stock market crashed, signaling…
Causes of the Great Depression
1. Stock Market Crash... 2. Speculation... 3. Buying on Margin... 4. H…
Effects of the Great Depression
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... -…
25 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
What caused the Great Depression to st…
unemployment
What is a charity?
What are Hoovervilles?
Stock Market Crash of 1829 (Black Friday)
number of people looking for a job, but can't find one
organizations that help people in need
groups of shacks, usually made of cardboard or tin
What caused the Great Depression to st…
Stock Market Crash of 1829 (Black Friday)
unemployment
number of people looking for a job, but can't find one
23 terms
The Great Depression and The New Deal
Business cycle
Depressions
Margin
Interest
Is the up-and-down period of business activity.
Are characterized by business failures, high unemployment, an…
In the 1920s stocks could be purchased for a 10% down-payment…
Banks generally collect money from depositors and then invest…
Business cycle
Is the up-and-down period of business activity.
Depressions
Are characterized by business failures, high unemployment, an…
15 terms
The Great Depression & New Deal
Causes of the Great Depression
Effects of the Great Depression
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation…
- Factories and farms produce more goods than people can buy.…
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... -…
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
Insures savings accounts in banks approved by the government.
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.... -…
19 terms
The Great Depression and New Deal
New Deal
Pros of Roosevelt's New Deal
Con of Roosevelt's New Deal
Dust Bowl
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
- Government has a duty to help all citizens.... - The New Deal…
- Government should not interfere in business or in people's…
region in the central Great Plains that was hit by a severe d…
New Deal
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
Pros of Roosevelt's New Deal
- Government has a duty to help all citizens.... - The New Deal…
30 terms
The Great Depression and New Deal
Dust Bowl
Great Depression
Causes of Great Depression
Mexican Repatriation
A nickname for the Great Plains regions hit by drought and du…
(1929-1939) The dramatic decline in the world's economy. Resu…
Overproduction, Underconsumption, stock market speculation
Forced migration of approximately one million Mexicans and Me…
Dust Bowl
A nickname for the Great Plains regions hit by drought and du…
Great Depression
(1929-1939) The dramatic decline in the world's economy. Resu…
26 terms
Great Depression and New Deal
13. What was the main factor in the st…
14. All of these were causes of The Gr…
15. These are cause of the Dust Bowl?
16. Why did Pres. Hoover's version of…
Shareholders who bought stocks on margin selling their stocks…
An unequal distribution of income... The availability of easy cr…
Overproduction of crops... Droughts... High winds
The relief gave money to failing businesses who covered their…
13. What was the main factor in the st…
Shareholders who bought stocks on margin selling their stocks…
14. All of these were causes of The Gr…
An unequal distribution of income... The availability of easy cr…
31 terms
The Great Depression & New Deal
Overspeculation
Laissez Faire
Unregulated Banking
Overproduction
The excessive and risky investment in stocks, in the hopes of…
Economic liberalism that believes in unrestricted private ent…
One cause of Great Depression: mismanagement and greed, too m…
A condition in which production of goods exceeds the demand f…
Overspeculation
The excessive and risky investment in stocks, in the hopes of…
Laissez Faire
Economic liberalism that believes in unrestricted private ent…
37 terms
The Great Depression and the New Deal
Effects of the Great Depression
Hoovervilles
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation…
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... -…
Group of shacks in which homeless lived during the Great Depr…
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
Insures savings accounts in banks approved by the government.
Effects of the Great Depression
- Many banks fail.... - Many businesses and factories fail.... -…
Hoovervilles
Group of shacks in which homeless lived during the Great Depr…
34 terms
Great Depression/New Deal
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Great Depression
Hawley Smoot Tariff
Rugged Individualism
President during the Great Depression, the New Deal which con…
worst economic downturn in US History. Characterized by busin…
raised U.S. tariffs on imported goods. Putting them at a reco…
Hoover's motto during his presidency. Refers to the idea that…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
President during the Great Depression, the New Deal which con…
Great Depression
worst economic downturn in US History. Characterized by busin…
26 terms
The Great Depression and New Deal
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.... -…
practice that allows people to buy stock with a down payment…
day the stock market crashed, signaling the start of the Grea…
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.... -…
37 terms
The Great Depression & New Deal
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
New Deal
Pros of Roosevelt's New Deal
Con of Roosevelt's New Deal
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
- Government has a duty to help all citizens.... - The New Deal…
- Government should not interfere in business or in people's…
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
Hires jobless people to build public buildings and parks.
New Deal
program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to end the Great D…
12 terms
The Great Depression & The New Deal
Dust Bowl
Over-speculation
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
During the 1930s when the Great Plains region suffered from d…
the overuse of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtai…
The President's branch - the branch of government that execut…
The branch of Congress - this branch is in charge of making t…
Dust Bowl
During the 1930s when the Great Plains region suffered from d…
Over-speculation
the overuse of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtai…
55 terms
The Great Depression/ The New Deal
Stock Market Crash
Black Tuesday
Laissez-Faire Politics
Buying on Margin
(1929)The steep fall in the prices of stocks due to widesprea…
October 29, 1929. On this date, share prices on the New York…
Hands off. No government intervention in business. Free marke…
Purchasing stock with a little money down with the promise of…
Stock Market Crash
(1929)The steep fall in the prices of stocks due to widesprea…
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929. On this date, share prices on the New York…
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