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10 terms
Dust Bowl
Bank run
Unemployment
Hoovervilles
Dust Bowl
Depositors panic in large numbers and demand to close their b…
The most persistent economic problem during the Great Depress…
Shanty towns build on the outskirts of major cities made up o…
Major environmental disaster during the Great Depression years
Bank run
Depositors panic in large numbers and demand to close their b…
Unemployment
The most persistent economic problem during the Great Depress…
10 terms
Dust Bowl
Bank run
Unemployment
Hoovervilles
Dust Bowl
Depositors panic in large numbers and demand to close their b…
The most persistent economic problem during the Great Depress…
Shanty towns build on the outskirts of major cities made up o…
Major environmental disaster during the Great Depression years
Bank run
Depositors panic in large numbers and demand to close their b…
Unemployment
The most persistent economic problem during the Great Depress…
10 terms
Dust Bowl
Bank run
Unemployment
Hoovervilles
Dust Bowl
Depositors panic in large numbers and demand to close their b…
The most persistent economic problem during the Great Depress…
Shanty towns build on the outskirts of major cities made up o…
Major environmental disaster during the Great Depression years
Bank run
Depositors panic in large numbers and demand to close their b…
Unemployment
The most persistent economic problem during the Great Depress…
10 terms
Dust Bowl
Bank run
Unemployment
Hoovervilles
Dust Bowl
Depositors panic in large numbers and demand to close their b…
The most persistent economic problem during the Great Depress…
Shanty towns build on the outskirts of major cities made up o…
Major environmental disaster during the Great Depression years
Bank run
Depositors panic in large numbers and demand to close their b…
Unemployment
The most persistent economic problem during the Great Depress…
15 terms
Dust Bowl
Dust Bowl
Shortgrass Prairie
Soddies
Enlarged Homestead Act
Region of the Great Plains that experienced a drought in 1930…
Westernmost grasslands of the Great Plains, characterized by…
a house built of strips of sod, laid like brickwork, and used…
Passed in 1909. Offered 320 acres to anyone who could hang on…
Dust Bowl
Region of the Great Plains that experienced a drought in 1930…
Shortgrass Prairie
Westernmost grasslands of the Great Plains, characterized by…
19 terms
Dust Bowl
wheat
crop
wheat yields
profits
plant/grain from which flour, bread, pasta is made
A plant grown during a season
amount of wheat sold for food
(n) The money earned from selling something after paying bills
wheat
plant/grain from which flour, bread, pasta is made
crop
A plant grown during a season
10 terms
Dust Bowl
Bank run
Unemployment
Hoovervilles
Dust Bowl
Depositors panic in large numbers and demand to close their b…
The most persistent economic problem during the Great Depress…
Shanty towns build on the outskirts of major cities made up o…
Major environmental disaster during the Great Depression years
Bank run
Depositors panic in large numbers and demand to close their b…
Unemployment
The most persistent economic problem during the Great Depress…
The Dust Bowl
Great Plains
vast
to flutter
black blizzard
a vast grassland area of central North America extending from…
extremely large
to flap the wings rapidly
a severe dust storm
Great Plains
a vast grassland area of central North America extending from…
vast
extremely large
21 terms
Dust Bowl
dust storms
wheat
season
tractors
The Dust Bowl was famous for its massive ____________.
The American south was perfect for growing ________.
Ads for the American south promised rich soil; however, this…
What enabled farmers to work in their fields for entire days?
dust storms
The Dust Bowl was famous for its massive ____________.
wheat
The American south was perfect for growing ________.
11 terms
Dust Bowl
black blizzard
drought
Dust Bowl
dust pneumonia
A local term for a violent dust storm on the south-central Gr…
A long period of dry weather
A drought in the 1930s that turned the Great Planes very dry.
A disease caused by dust that sickened many people during the…
black blizzard
A local term for a violent dust storm on the south-central Gr…
drought
A long period of dry weather
41 terms
Dust bowl
Scowl
Rile
Testy
Fetch
To frown
To annoy
Touchy
Bring back
Scowl
To frown
Rile
To annoy
9 terms
Dust Bowl
Great Depression
Dust Bowl or the Dirty Thirties
Soil Erosion
Contour
the economic crisis beginning with the stock market crash in…
was a period of severe dust storms causing major ecological d…
when the soil is blown away by the wind or washed away by water
plowing and planting crops around a hill
Great Depression
the economic crisis beginning with the stock market crash in…
Dust Bowl or the Dirty Thirties
was a period of severe dust storms causing major ecological d…
24 terms
Dust Bowl
dust storms
wheat
season
tractors
The Dust Bowl was famous for its massive ____________.
The American south was perfect for growing ________.
Ads for the American south promised rich soil; however, this…
What enabled farmers to work in their fields for entire days?
dust storms
The Dust Bowl was famous for its massive ____________.
wheat
The American south was perfect for growing ________.
21 terms
Dust Bowl
dust storms
wheat
season
tractors
The Dust Bowl was famous for its massive ____________.
The American south was perfect for growing ________.
Ads for the American south promised rich soil; however, this…
What enabled farmers to work in their fields for entire days?
dust storms
The Dust Bowl was famous for its massive ____________.
wheat
The American south was perfect for growing ________.
5 terms
dust bowl
their was a drout that lasted 10 years…
people got lost and sufficated
they put dead snakes on fences to brin…
the dust storm created electricity
jackrabbits raided gardens/fields and people loured them to p…
houses got infested with ants,black widows,and centipeads
people bought stuff from rain makers to bring rain
grasshoppers ate grass,trees,corn,and wheat,and when those we…
their was a drout that lasted 10 years…
jackrabbits raided gardens/fields and people loured them to p…
people got lost and sufficated
houses got infested with ants,black widows,and centipeads
9 terms
dust bowl
Great Depression
Dust bowl
Soil Erosion
Contour farming
the economic crisis beginning with the stock market crash in…
Was a period of severe dust storms causing major ecological a…
when the soil is blown away by the wind or washed away by water
plowing and planting crops around a hill
Great Depression
the economic crisis beginning with the stock market crash in…
Dust bowl
Was a period of severe dust storms causing major ecological a…
9 terms
dust bowl
great depression
dust bowl(or the dirty thirtyies
soil erosion
contour farming
the economic crisis beginning with the stock market crash in…
was a period of severe dust storms causing major ecological a…
when the soil is blown away by the wind or washed away by water
plowing and planting crops around a hill
great depression
the economic crisis beginning with the stock market crash in…
dust bowl(or the dirty thirtyies
was a period of severe dust storms causing major ecological a…
30 terms
Dust Bowl
Neoconservative
religous right
Deregulation
Big government
a political ideology characterized by an emphasis on free-mar…
to label right-wing Christian political factions that are cha…
the process of removing or reducing state regulations, typica…
a term generally used by conservatives and libertarians to de…
Neoconservative
a political ideology characterized by an emphasis on free-mar…
religous right
to label right-wing Christian political factions that are cha…
10 terms
Dust Bowl
Dust Bowl
dust storm
California
migrant worker
A nickname for the Great Plains regions hit by drought and du…
Black blizzards
The state dust bowl victims moved to so they could find work.
A worker who travels from place to place to find work, usuall…
Dust Bowl
A nickname for the Great Plains regions hit by drought and du…
dust storm
Black blizzards
52 terms
The Dust Bowl
field
effort
scale
measurement
분야
노력
규모, 크기
측정
field
분야
effort
노력
13 terms
The Dust Bowl
era
demand
desperate
borders
a period of history, usually several years long
the desire for a product or service
ready to take large risks with little hope of success
plural of border: artificial line where one country or state…
era
a period of history, usually several years long
demand
the desire for a product or service
The Dust Bowl
Dust storm
Dust pneumonia
Dust bowl
Black blizzard
A windstorm that lifts up clouds of dust or sand
Dust gets into a persons lungs-which caused them to choke
Area of the Great Plains made worthless for farming by drough…
A severe dust storm.
Dust storm
A windstorm that lifts up clouds of dust or sand
Dust pneumonia
Dust gets into a persons lungs-which caused them to choke
The dust bowl
Hygiene
renovated
disassembled
hauled
cleanliness
remodeled
taken apart
transported
Hygiene
cleanliness
renovated
remodeled
10 terms
The dust bowl
Overfarming
Government
Soil
Scattered
Överdrivet jordbruk
Regering
Jord
Spridd
Overfarming
Överdrivet jordbruk
Government
Regering
21 terms
Dust Bowl
dust storms
wheat
season
tractors
The Dust Bowl was famous for its massive ____________.
The American south was perfect for growing ________.
Ads for the American south promised rich soil; however, this…
What enabled farmers to work in their fields for entire days?
dust storms
The Dust Bowl was famous for its massive ____________.
wheat
The American south was perfect for growing ________.
the dust bowl
Neglect
received
preserve
scattered
försummelse
mottagen
bevara
spridd
Neglect
försummelse
received
mottagen
8 terms
The Dust Bowl
drought
neglect
prairie grass
Soil
torka
försummelse
prärie gräs
jord
drought
torka
neglect
försummelse
16 terms
The Dust Bowl
churning
destructive
indestructible
heartiest
moving vigourously
harmful
can't be destroyed
strongest
churning
moving vigourously
destructive
harmful
8 terms
The Dust Bowl
Homestead
Drought
Precipitation
Fertile
a house and the farmland it is on
a long period of time during which there is very little or no…
water that falls to the ground as rain, snow, etc.
producing many plants or crops : able to support the growth o…
Homestead
a house and the farmland it is on
Drought
a long period of time during which there is very little or no…
8 terms
The Dust Bowl
allured
doused
scampered
relentless
The smell of bread baking ________ Ben to the kitchen.
To wake herself up, Hope ______ her face with cold water.
The rabbits _________ away before Piper could take a picture…
Phil was _____________in his pursuit of Anna, and she finally…
allured
The smell of bread baking ________ Ben to the kitchen.
doused
To wake herself up, Hope ______ her face with cold water.
8 terms
The Dust Bowl
Homestead
Drought
Precipitation
Fertile
Farm House
Long period of time with no water
Rain
Land good for growing crops
Homestead
Farm House
Drought
Long period of time with no water
10 terms
The Dust Bowl
Allure
Cower
Dispatch
Douse
To fascinate or attract
To shrink away in fear
the act of sending off something
cover with liquid
Allure
To fascinate or attract
Cower
To shrink away in fear
17 terms
The Dust Bowl
Why did the Dust Bowl occur? (3 reasons)
Sickness that caused of death for thos…
Long period of time with low rainfall
Room in a house that is formal for sit…
1. overplanting... 2. overgrazing... 3. drought
dust pneumonia
drought
parlor
Why did the Dust Bowl occur? (3 reasons)
1. overplanting... 2. overgrazing... 3. drought
Sickness that caused of death for thos…
dust pneumonia
8 terms
Dust Bowl
Bawl
Bounty
Coo
Civil
Weep or cry
Generosity
Murmur
Polite
Bawl
Weep or cry
Bounty
Generosity
20 terms
Dust Bowl
wager
riled
distracted
drought
to bet
to irritate
to divert attention
long period of dry weather
wager
to bet
riled
to irritate
20 terms
Dust bowl
Cast-off
Chafed
Fidgeted
Grizzled
thrown off
Caused by rubbing
To make quick small movements
Having gray streaked hair
Cast-off
thrown off
Chafed
Caused by rubbing
8 terms
Dust bowl
Cause of the dust bowl
Cause of the dust bowl
Cause of the dust bowl
Effects of the dust bowl
Drought cause wind storm (dusters)
Humans ruin lands by farming
Depression
Farms lost (rent unpaid)
Cause of the dust bowl
Drought cause wind storm (dusters)
Cause of the dust bowl
Humans ruin lands by farming
21 terms
Dust Bowl
dust storms
wheat
season
tractors
The Dust Bowl was famous for its massive ____________.
The American south was perfect for growing ________.
Ads for the American south promised rich soil; however, this…
What enabled farmers to work in their fields for entire days?
dust storms
The Dust Bowl was famous for its massive ____________.
wheat
The American south was perfect for growing ________.
24 terms
Dust Bowl
threshold
writhed
withered
sparse
piece of timber that lies under a door
to twist the body in pain
to become dry and sapless
not thickly grown; few and scattered elements
threshold
piece of timber that lies under a door
writhed
to twist the body in pain
15 terms
Dust bowl
Dust bowl
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Great Depression
Song plugger
American 1930s all vegetarion lost
A president during this time 1930-1940 4 terms
A long and severe recession in an economy or market
Fakes music / without formal training
Dust bowl
American 1930s all vegetarion lost
Franklin D. Roosevelt
A president during this time 1930-1940 4 terms
8 terms
Dust Bowl
borders
desperate
ditches
drought
artificial line where one country or state ends and another b…
ready to take large risks with little hope of success
a long narrow pathway cut in the ground to drain water
a period of dry weather, especially a long period that is har…
borders
artificial line where one country or state ends and another b…
desperate
ready to take large risks with little hope of success
11 terms
Dust Bowl
Drought
Overgrazing
technology and agriculture
disruption of the great plains ecology
prolonged period of abnormally low rainfall
graze grasslands to heavily that the vegetation is damaged an…
reaper
...
Drought
prolonged period of abnormally low rainfall
Overgrazing
graze grasslands to heavily that the vegetation is damaged an…
20 terms
Dust bowl
Cast-off
Chafed
fidgeting
Grizzled
Throw away
Warm by rubbing
Make small fast movements
Having grey hair
Cast-off
Throw away
Chafed
Warm by rubbing
12 terms
Dust bowl
dust bowl
After dust bowl disappered
The most notorious dust bowl occurred on
The misery of the era during dust bowl
In the latter half of the 1930s the southern plains were deva…
A prolonged drought, combined with unusually high temperature…
April 14, 1935
widely chronicled and eloquently captured in such books as Jo…
dust bowl
In the latter half of the 1930s the southern plains were deva…
After dust bowl disappered
A prolonged drought, combined with unusually high temperature…
8 terms
Dust Bowl
Hygeine
Renovated
Disassembled
Hauled
cleanliness
remodeled
taken apart
transported
Hygeine
cleanliness
Renovated
remodeled
10 terms
Dust Bowl
Jack Rabbits, crops, cows, farm animal…
Didn't have shelter, used anything, gr…
Grass and windmills for water
Lack of rain, dust storms, to much rain
What are some of the natural plants and animals that lived in…
What do plants and animals use for shelter?
What do animals use for food and water?
What climate and weather factors influence plants and animals…
Jack Rabbits, crops, cows, farm animal…
What are some of the natural plants and animals that lived in…
Didn't have shelter, used anything, gr…
What do plants and animals use for shelter?
19 terms
dust bowl
what was the start of the great depres…
billions of dollars were lost financia…
the great depression that followed was…
the stock market crash of 1929 affected
the new york stock market crash
the lives of individuals, business and banks
worst crisis since the civil war
the lives of all Americans whether rich or poor
what was the start of the great depres…
the new york stock market crash
billions of dollars were lost financia…
the lives of individuals, business and banks
9 terms
Dust Bowl
the Heart of the dust bowl included th…
the dust bowl affected millions of peo…
a new federal agency called the farm s…
even most families could not afford fu…
...
...
...
...
the Heart of the dust bowl included th…
...
the dust bowl affected millions of peo…
...
16 terms
Dust Bowl
bull market
bear market
Panic of 1929
Herbert Hoover
market goes up
market goes down
banks shut down and people started to lose money
President during Great Depression
bull market
market goes up
bear market
market goes down
14 terms
Dust Bowl
Region started
Cause
Economic Effects
Health Effects
Great Plain Region ... namely Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, New Me…
ground was being misused / overused... drought
farmers were put out of work and usually had to travel to the…
people died of malnutrition, starvation, or 'dust pneumonia'
Region started
Great Plain Region ... namely Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, New Me…
Cause
ground was being misused / overused... drought
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