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Chapter 14 Great Depression
price support
credit
speculation
buying on margin
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
risky buying and selling of stocks in the hope of making a qu…
buying stock by paying only a portion of the full cost up-fro…
price support
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
credit
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
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Chapter 14 Great Depression
price support
credit
Al Smith
speculation
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
Governor of New York four times, and was the Democratic U.S.…
risky buying and selling of stocks in the hope of making a qu…
price support
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
credit
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
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Chapter 14 Great Depression
price support
credit
speculation
buying on margin
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
risky buying and selling of stocks in the hope of making a qu…
buying stock by paying only a portion of the full cost up-fro…
price support
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
credit
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
19 terms
Chapter 14 Great Depression
price support
credit
Al Smith
speculation
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
Governor of New York four times, and was the Democratic U.S.…
risky buying and selling of stocks in the hope of making a qu…
price support
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
credit
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
19 terms
Chapter 14 Great Depression
price support
credit
Al Smith
speculation
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
Governor of New York four times, and was the Democratic U.S.…
risky buying and selling of stocks in the hope of making a qu…
price support
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
credit
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
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chapter 14 Great Depression
price support
credit
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Speculation
the maintenance of a price at a certain level through governm…
an arrangement in which a buyer pays later for a purchase, of…
a measure based on the prices of the stocks of 30 large compa…
an involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
price support
the maintenance of a price at a certain level through governm…
credit
an arrangement in which a buyer pays later for a purchase, of…
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Chapter 14 Great Depression
price support
credit
Al Smith
speculation
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
Governor of New York four times, and was the Democratic U.S.…
risky buying and selling of stocks in the hope of making a qu…
price support
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
credit
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
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Chapter 14 The Great Depression
speculation
show disrespect
Federal Home Loan Bank Act
Causes of the Great Depression
buying stocks on the chance of making a quick profit without…
why were some shantytowns called "Hoovervilles"?
the aim is to prevent farmers and homeowners from losing thei…
1.protective tariffs reduced the foreign market for American…
speculation
buying stocks on the chance of making a quick profit without…
show disrespect
why were some shantytowns called "Hoovervilles"?
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Chapter 14: The Great Depression
Price Supports
Credit
Down Jones Industrial Average
Speculation
Government would buy surplus crops at a guaranteed price and…
an arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now and pay l…
was the most widely used barometer of the stock market's health
Bought stocks and bonds on the chance of a quick profit ignor…
Price Supports
Government would buy surplus crops at a guaranteed price and…
Credit
an arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now and pay l…
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Chapter 14 The Great Depression Begins
What industrial weakness signaled a de…
How did diminished demand affect farme…
How did falling incomes affect consume…
What did the experience of farmers and…
The older industries such as textiles, steel, and railroads,…
Crop prices dropped.
Consumers bought fewer goods and services
Beneath the surface prosperity of the 1920s, the economy was…
What industrial weakness signaled a de…
The older industries such as textiles, steel, and railroads,…
How did diminished demand affect farme…
Crop prices dropped.
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Chapter 14 Great Depression Vocab
price support
credit
Al Smith
speculation
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
Governor of New York four times, and was the Democratic U.S.…
risky buying and selling of stocks in the hope of making a qu…
price support
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
credit
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
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chapter 14 Great Depression
price support
credit
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Speculation
the maintenance of a price at a certain level through governm…
an arrangement in which a buyer pays later for a purchase, of…
a measure based on the prices of the stocks of 30 large compa…
an involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
price support
the maintenance of a price at a certain level through governm…
credit
an arrangement in which a buyer pays later for a purchase, of…
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Chapter 14 Great Depression
price support
credit
speculation
buying on margin
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
risky buying and selling of stocks in the hope of making a qu…
buying stock by paying only a portion of the full cost up-fro…
price support
Price set by government above free-market level and maintaine…
credit
arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
Chapter 14 "The Great Depression"
What Democrat lost the presidential el…
What Republican won the presidential e…
This term specifically refers to the s…
This term is the name of the most wide…
Alfred E. Smith
Herbert Hoover
Black Tuesday
Dow Jones Industrial Average
What Democrat lost the presidential el…
Alfred E. Smith
What Republican won the presidential e…
Herbert Hoover
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Chapter 14-Great Depression
Price support
Credit
Alfred. E. Smith
Dow Jones Industrial Average
the buying of surplus crops at guaranteed prices and selling…
an arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now and pay l…
Democrat candidate up against Herbert Hoover
the most widely used barometer of the stock market's health;…
Price support
the buying of surplus crops at guaranteed prices and selling…
Credit
an arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now and pay l…
Chapter 14 - Great Depression
Nativism
Isolation
Communism
Red Scare
policies of protectong the interests of native-born or establ…
a policy of remaining apart from the affairs of interests of…
a political theory derived from Karl Marx, advocating class w…
promotion of fear of potential rise of communism or radical l…
Nativism
policies of protectong the interests of native-born or establ…
Isolation
a policy of remaining apart from the affairs of interests of…
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Great Depression Chapter 14
Boulder Dam
Federal Farm Board
National Credit Cooperation
Federal Home Loan Bank Act
Hoover Dam; A dam on the Colorado River built during the Grea…
HOOVER, created in 1929, authorized to help farmers stabilize…
an organization that lent money to smaller banks to keep them…
Lowered mortgage rates for homeowners and allowed farmers to…
Boulder Dam
Hoover Dam; A dam on the Colorado River built during the Grea…
Federal Farm Board
HOOVER, created in 1929, authorized to help farmers stabilize…
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Chapter 14 & 15 The Great Depression
Speculation
Monetary Policy
Hawley-Smoot Tariff
Buying on Margin
Buying stocks on the chance of a quick profit
Federal Reserve actions with money and credit in banks
Led to a drastic decline in foreign trade
Paying a small percent of a stocks price down and borrowing t…
Speculation
Buying stocks on the chance of a quick profit
Monetary Policy
Federal Reserve actions with money and credit in banks
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Chapter 14: The Great Depression Begins
Buying on credit
Bull Market
Speculation
Buying on margin
Agreement where consumers agreed to buy now and pay later.
A period of rising stock prices
Buying stocks and bonds on the chance of quick return while i…
Paying a small percentage of the stocks price as a down payme…
Buying on credit
Agreement where consumers agreed to buy now and pay later.
Bull Market
A period of rising stock prices
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Chapter 14: The Great Depression Begins
buying on margin
Black Tuesday
hobo
Great Depression
buying stocks with loans from stockbrokers
October 29, 1929--the worst day of the stock market crash
person who travels, usually by train, in search of a job
the most severe economic downturn in the history of the Unite…
buying on margin
buying stocks with loans from stockbrokers
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929--the worst day of the stock market crash
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Chapter 14: The Great Depression
Key industries
Railroads
Coal mining
Housing numbers also took a hit
(railroads, textiles, and steel) barely made a profit.
were in fact losing out to trucks and buses. Mining. and lumb…
was especially hard hit, replaced by hydroelectric power, fue…
with fewer homes being built. Farmers suffered the worst.
Key industries
(railroads, textiles, and steel) barely made a profit.
Railroads
were in fact losing out to trucks and buses. Mining. and lumb…
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The Great Depression Chapter 14
The great depression has a major, perm…
Major effects worldwide- directly link…
Herbert hoover was a Repulican or demo…
Herbert Hoover was elected in 1928 dur…
Society
WW11
Republican
soaring
The great depression has a major, perm…
Society
Major effects worldwide- directly link…
WW11
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Chapter 14 The Great Depression Begins..
Price Support
Credit
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Speculation
It is the maintenance of a price at a certain level through g…
It is an agreement in which a buyer is allowed to pay over a…
It is the average cost of 30 selected stocks, used to give an…
An act of buying stocks at great risk with the anticipation t…
Price Support
It is the maintenance of a price at a certain level through g…
Credit
It is an agreement in which a buyer is allowed to pay over a…
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Chapter 14: The Great Depression
The Causes of the Great Depression
Election of 1928
Dowe Jones
Speculation
1. Uneven Distribution of Income... 2. Easy Credit... 3. Over-produ…
Herber Hoover Republican *... Alfer Langdon Democrat
the average of stock prices of major industries
Hoping to make a quick prophet
The Causes of the Great Depression
1. Uneven Distribution of Income... 2. Easy Credit... 3. Over-produ…
Election of 1928
Herber Hoover Republican *... Alfer Langdon Democrat
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Chapter 14 The Great Depression Begins with numbers
220. price support
221. credit
222. Alfred E. Smith
223. Dow Jones Industrial Average
220. Law that keeps prices above a set level
221. Short-term loans to buy goods with promises to pay later
222. Democratic presidential candidate in 1928, ... He was the D…
223. Index of stock prices of select companies... The average co…
220. price support
220. Law that keeps prices above a set level
221. credit
221. Short-term loans to buy goods with promises to pay later
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Chapter 14-The Great Depression
Thrifty ways to save during Great Depr…
Handling the Bonus Army
Psychological stresses caused by Depre…
Unemployment
living on credit
-Gave MacArthur orders to remove the veterans ... -Led by the 12…
No money, no security
Went from 4% in 1920 to 25% in 1931
Thrifty ways to save during Great Depr…
living on credit
Handling the Bonus Army
-Gave MacArthur orders to remove the veterans ... -Led by the 12…
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Chapter 14: The Great Depression
Stock
Dividends
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Why Stock Prices Change
A type of security that signifies ownership in a corporation…
A payout that some companies make to shareholders that reflec…
Average amount collected.
Either more or less people are buying products from a company…
Stock
A type of security that signifies ownership in a corporation…
Dividends
A payout that some companies make to shareholders that reflec…
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Chapter 14 "The Great Depression"
Price Support
Credit
Alfred E. Smith
Dow Jones Industrial Average
key products such as wheat, corn, cotton, and tobacco. The go…
an arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now and pay l…
Democrat. was a career politician who had served four terms a…
was the most widely used barometer of the stock market's heal…
Price Support
key products such as wheat, corn, cotton, and tobacco. The go…
Credit
an arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now and pay l…
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chapter 14 Great Depression
the great depression started in and en…
what caused the great depression?
how did industry cause great depression
how did agriculture cause great depres…
1929-1941
industry... consumer spending ... agriculture ... distribution of weal…
railroads were not being used as much because cars were invit…
farmers increase in production and crop prices went down and…
the great depression started in and en…
1929-1941
what caused the great depression?
industry... consumer spending ... agriculture ... distribution of weal…
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Chapter 14/15 (Great Depression)
herbert hoover
dust bowl
speculation
black tuesday
President of the US during the start of the Great Depression.…
Area of the Great Plains made worthless for farming by drough…
Investments in high risk stocks with the hopes of a quick pro…
October 29, 1929, the day the stock market crashed.
herbert hoover
President of the US during the start of the Great Depression.…
dust bowl
Area of the Great Plains made worthless for farming by drough…
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Chapter 14 Start of the Great Depression
causes of the prosperity in the 1920s
events leading to the Great Depression
dust bowl
Direct Relief
-end of WWI... -industrial boom led to mass production of factor…
-consumerism develops... -costumers buy on credit... -banks crash a…
region that was hit the hardest by a drought, includes Kansas…
cash payments of food provided by the government to the poor
causes of the prosperity in the 1920s
-end of WWI... -industrial boom led to mass production of factor…
events leading to the Great Depression
-consumerism develops... -costumers buy on credit... -banks crash a…
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Chapter 14 The Great Depression
price support
credit
Alfred E. Smith
Dow Jones Industrial Average
the maintenance of the price of a commodity, product, etc., e…
commendation or honor given for some action
American statesman who was elected Governor of New York four…
Changes in the average (noted as "rises" and "falls") give in…
price support
the maintenance of the price of a commodity, product, etc., e…
credit
commendation or honor given for some action
87 terms
The Great Depression Chapter 14
The great depression has a major, perm…
Major effects worldwide- directly link…
Herbert hoover was a Repulican or demo…
Herbert Hoover was elected in 1928 dur…
Society
WW11
Republican
soaring
The great depression has a major, perm…
Society
Major effects worldwide- directly link…
WW11
87 terms
The Great Depression Chapter 14
The great depression has a major, perm…
Major effects worldwide- directly link…
Herbert hoover was a Repulican or demo…
Herbert Hoover was elected in 1928 dur…
Society
WW11
Republican
soaring
The great depression has a major, perm…
Society
Major effects worldwide- directly link…
WW11
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Chapter 14- The Great Depression
Price Support
Credit
Alfred Smith
Speculation
a proposal in the McNary-Haugen bill. It is the support of ce…
created in the 20's, "buy now, pay later" one of the major re…
the Democratic representative in the 19287 election. Lost to…
people bought on stocks on the hope that its price would incr…
Price Support
a proposal in the McNary-Haugen bill. It is the support of ce…
Credit
created in the 20's, "buy now, pay later" one of the major re…
21 terms
Chapter 14 The Great Depression
Price support
Credit
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Speculation
The maintenance of a price at a certain level through governm…
the ability of a customer to obtain goods or services before…
The average cost of 30 selected stocks, used to give an indic…
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
Price support
The maintenance of a price at a certain level through governm…
Credit
the ability of a customer to obtain goods or services before…
94 terms
Chapter 14: The Great Depression
The crash of 1929, and the depression…
As the 1920s advanced, serious problem…
_____________ struggled, and _________…
Both __________ and _________ were ste…
dealt a crushing blow to the hopes and dreams of Americans.
economic prosperity
Important industries, and farmers
consumers and farmers
The crash of 1929, and the depression…
dealt a crushing blow to the hopes and dreams of Americans.
As the 1920s advanced, serious problem…
economic prosperity
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The Great Depression Chapter 14
The great depression has a major, perm…
Major effects worldwide- directly link…
Herbert hoover was a Repulican or demo…
Herbert Hoover was elected in 1928 dur…
Society
WW11
Republican
soaring
The great depression has a major, perm…
Society
Major effects worldwide- directly link…
WW11
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Chapter 14 The Great Depression
Gordon Parks
Stock Market Crash
Black Tuesday
burned
African American photographer, author, and filmmaker
1929; Black Tuesday; a leading component to the start of the…
Stock Market Crash of 1929
farmers ______ their wheat and corn crops
Gordon Parks
African American photographer, author, and filmmaker
Stock Market Crash
1929; Black Tuesday; a leading component to the start of the…
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Chapter 14: The Great Depression
McNary Haugen Bill
DJIA
Bull Market
Bear Market
government buys land from farmers. Collidge vetoes
Dow Jones industrial Average
doing well; prices going ⬆️
not doing good; stocks⬇️
McNary Haugen Bill
government buys land from farmers. Collidge vetoes
DJIA
Dow Jones industrial Average
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CHAPTER 14 THE GREAT DEPRESSION
business cycle
herbert hoover
Black tuesday
Hawley-Smoot tarriff
the periodic expansion and contraction of the economy
united states president from 1929-1933
the time at which the stock market collapsed in the Great crash
a tax passed in 1930 on foreign products brought into the uni…
business cycle
the periodic expansion and contraction of the economy
herbert hoover
united states president from 1929-1933
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Chapter 14- Great Depression
This republican won the presidential e…
This term specifically refers to the s…
This term refers to making extremely r…
This reduced the flow of goods into th…
Herbert Hoover
Black Tuesday
Speculation
Mawley-smoot tariff act
This republican won the presidential e…
Herbert Hoover
This term specifically refers to the s…
Black Tuesday
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chapter 14 the great depression
Direct Relief
Hoboes
Bonus Army
Great Depression
the giving of money or food by the government directly to nee…
men who wandered and hitchhiked in search of work going on tr…
a group of WWI veterans and their families who marched on Was…
a period, lasting from 1929 to 1940, in which the US economy…
Direct Relief
the giving of money or food by the government directly to nee…
Hoboes
men who wandered and hitchhiked in search of work going on tr…
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Chapter 14 The Great Depression
Farming during the great depression
Dust Bowl
Women workers and the jobs they held
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
farmers grew more crops and raised more livestock than they c…
The drought that began in the early 1930s wreaked havoc on th…
Women worked hard to help their families survive adversity du…
approved by Congress in January 1932.It authorized up to $2 b…
Farming during the great depression
farmers grew more crops and raised more livestock than they c…
Dust Bowl
The drought that began in the early 1930s wreaked havoc on th…
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Textbook Chapter 14 The Great Depression Begins
price support
credit
Alfred E. Smith
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Law that keeps prices above a set level
Short-term loans to buy goods with promises to pay later
Democratic presidential candidate in 1928, ... He was the Democr…
Index of stock prices of select companies... The average cost of…
price support
Law that keeps prices above a set level
credit
Short-term loans to buy goods with promises to pay later
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Chapter 14: the Great Depression
Industries in trouble
McNavy-Haugen Bill
Credit
Alfred E. Smith
Textiles ... Steel... Railraods
Gov. buy surplus... Sell to world market... Make up losses
And arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now pay later
Democrat... Political career... Outgoing
Industries in trouble
Textiles ... Steel... Railraods
McNavy-Haugen Bill
Gov. buy surplus... Sell to world market... Make up losses
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Chapter 14: The great Depression
elected in 1928
product market had become ______ as in…
investors _______; buy low sell high,…
pay small part if stock price as down…
Herburt Hoover
saturated... unsold
Buying on the margin ... Cause #2
Margin Buying
elected in 1928
Herburt Hoover
product market had become ______ as in…
saturated... unsold
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chapter 14 the great depression begins
price support
credit
dow jones industrial average
speculation
The government would buy surplus crops at guaranteed prices a…
the ability of a customer to obtain goods or services before…
a measure of stock market prices based on thirty leading comp…
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
price support
The government would buy surplus crops at guaranteed prices a…
credit
the ability of a customer to obtain goods or services before…
9 terms
Chapter 14 - The Great Depression
Herbert Hoover
Black Tuesday
Hawley-Smoot Tariff
Hoovervilles
Republican candidate who assumed the presidency in March 1929…
October 29, 1929; the day the stock market crashed. Lead to t…
charged a high tax for imports thereby leading to less trade…
shanty-towns that housed many who had lost everything. Shelte…
Herbert Hoover
Republican candidate who assumed the presidency in March 1929…
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929; the day the stock market crashed. Lead to t…
20 terms
Chapter 14, The Great Depression
Black Tuesday
Herbert Hoover
Little Orphan Annie
Hooverville
oct 29, 1929 bottom fell out of the stock market
came in during prosperity, so had to take blame for Depression
Harold Gray's popular comic strip, supported "Rugged Individu…
makeshift shanty towns
Black Tuesday
oct 29, 1929 bottom fell out of the stock market
Herbert Hoover
came in during prosperity, so had to take blame for Depression
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