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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…
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…
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…
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…
41 terms
Dust bowl
Scowl
Rile
Testy
Fetch
To frown
To annoy
Touchy
Bring back
Scowl
To frown
Rile
To annoy
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
What hurt the Oklahoma oil industry in…
As the depression dragged on, how did…
What was a "Hooverville" or "Hoover Ho…
What was the Dust Bowl?
The East Texas Oil Field came in that bypassed the oil fields…
50% of the laborers lost their jobs, and most people had lost…
These were shanty towns where people made a room out of apple…
From 1930 to 1935, little rain fell on Oklahoma. The western…
What hurt the Oklahoma oil industry in…
The East Texas Oil Field came in that bypassed the oil fields…
As the depression dragged on, how did…
50% of the laborers lost their jobs, and most people had lost…
The Dust Bowl
Dust Bowl
New England
Great Depression
American Plains
a drought, and dust storm in the 1930s
a region in the United States
the worst economic downturn in the United States
a grassland that lies west of the Mississippi River and east…
Dust Bowl
a drought, and dust storm in the 1930s
New England
a region in the United States
6 terms
The Dust Bowl
borders
locals
demand
era
artificial line where one country or state ends and another b…
a person who has been living in a place for a long time, unli…
the desire for a product or service
a period of history, usually several years long
borders
artificial line where one country or state ends and another b…
locals
a person who has been living in a place for a long time, unli…
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
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
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 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…
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…
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 ________.
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…
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 ________.
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
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
24 terms
The Dust Bowl
churning
destructive
indestructible
heartiest
moving vigourously
harmful
can't be destroyed
strongest
churning
moving vigourously
destructive
harmful
The Dust Bowl
John Steinbeck
Grapes of Wrath
migrant
states most directly affected by The D…
author of Grapes of Wrath
novel about a Okie family trying to survive in California
a person who is moving
Oklahoma, Texas, Kansas, New Mexico, Colorado
John Steinbeck
author of Grapes of Wrath
Grapes of Wrath
novel about a Okie family trying to survive in California
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
6 terms
The Dust Bowl
borders
locals
demand
era
a line where one country or state ends and another begins
a person who has been living in a place for a long time, unli…
the desire for a product or service
a period of history, usually several years long
borders
a line where one country or state ends and another begins
locals
a person who has been living in a place for a long time, unli…
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…
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
The Dust Bowl
1930's`
A drought that crossed the nation
Black Blizzards
northern Texas, northeastern New Mexic…
When was the dust bowl?
What caused the dust bowl?
What were the dust storms commonly known as?
What were the other states that were effected?
1930's`
When was the dust bowl?
A drought that crossed the nation
What caused the dust bowl?
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.
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
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
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
Dust Bowl
Dust Bowl
Migrant Mother
The Grapes of Wrath
The Grapes of Wrath
also known as the Dirty Thirties, was a period of severe dust…
Dorothea Lange, photographer
John Steinbeck;
Story of a family's journey from the Dust Bowl to California
Dust Bowl
also known as the Dirty Thirties, was a period of severe dust…
Migrant Mother
Dorothea Lange, photographer
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 ________.
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
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…
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
26 terms
Dust Bowl
recession
depression
causes of great depression
failing industry
decline in economy for a few weeks
long recession
failing industry, unequal sharing of money, credit, decline i…
due to american economy being based on a few basic industries
recession
decline in economy for a few weeks
depression
long recession
Dust bowl
Acre
Agent
Bonus
Bushel
Unit of land
A person who act belif
More money
A major of capcipery
Acre
Unit of land
Agent
A person who act belif
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…
24 terms
dust bowl
wager
rile
testy
parlor
that act of betting
to irritate or annoy
impatient
living room
wager
that act of betting
rile
to irritate or annoy
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