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American History - Chapter 15
Border States
Resources of the South
War Strategy of North
Camp Life of Soldiers
States that are bordering the North and were critical because…
Military tradition in families, Tredegar Iron Works
Naval blockade and control the Mississippi River
Faced bad weather, boredom, disease and unsafe food
Border States
States that are bordering the North and were critical because…
Resources of the South
Military tradition in families, Tredegar Iron Works
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American history II ~ Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
melting pot
nativism
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
the mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed t…
A policy of favoring native-born individuals over foreign-bor…
Ellis Island
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
Angel Island
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
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Chapter 15: American History Review
Mass Transit
Urbanization
skyscraper
tenement
public transportation, including trains, trolleys, buses, sub…
the process in which cities expand their boundaries
a very tall, many-storied building with elevators and steel f…
an apartment building shared by several families
Mass Transit
public transportation, including trains, trolleys, buses, sub…
Urbanization
the process in which cities expand their boundaries
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American History- Chapter 15
Roosevelts Presidentcy
Frances Perkins
New Deal
Works Progress Administration- WPA
First he closed all of the nation's banks and ordered inspect…
First women to serve in the cabinet
Goal= regulating the stock market... Decreasing farm surpluses…
Directly responsible for creating new jobs and putting people…
Roosevelts Presidentcy
First he closed all of the nation's banks and ordered inspect…
Frances Perkins
First women to serve in the cabinet
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American History - Chapter 15
draft
Gettysburg Address
First Battle of Bull Run
Emancipation Proclamation
men were forced to serve in the army; many avoided fighting b…
given by President Lincoln at the dedication of a cemetary
first battle of the war; Union entered overconfident and unpr…
would allow Confederate states to keep their slaves if they h…
draft
men were forced to serve in the army; many avoided fighting b…
Gettysburg Address
given by President Lincoln at the dedication of a cemetary
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American History Chapter 15
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
Business Cycle
An average if stock prices of major industries
A record 16.4 million shares were sold, compared with the ave…
The collapse of the stock market
A span in which the economy grows, then contracts
Dow Jones Industrial Average
An average if stock prices of major industries
Black Tuesday
A record 16.4 million shares were sold, compared with the ave…
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American history II ~ Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting pot
Nativism
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
the mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed t…
A policy of favoring native-born individuals over foreign-bor…
Ellis Island
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
Angel Island
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
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American History Chapter 15 Review
Significance of the Civil War
War of the Masses
Total War
Tremendous Loss of Life
1. Preserved the Constitution ... 2. Eliminated Slavery... 3. Incre…
•3 million served (2 million for the North, 1 million for the…
South lost 1/2 of everything
•622,000... •1/2 of all men ages 18-30 in the South died
Significance of the Civil War
1. Preserved the Constitution ... 2. Eliminated Slavery... 3. Incre…
War of the Masses
•3 million served (2 million for the North, 1 million for the…
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American History Chapter 15 Vocab
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
business cycle
Measure of average of stock prices of major industries
October 29, 1929, the day on which the Great Crash of the sto…
The collapse of the American stock market in in 1929
Periods in which a nation's economy grows, then contracts
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Measure of average of stock prices of major industries
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929, the day on which the Great Crash of the sto…
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Abeka American History Chapter 15
John Brown
Dred Scott
John C. Fremont
James Buchanan
Deranged Free-Soiler who attacked the proslavery settlement i…
Slave who sued for his freedom after his owner died, resultin…
Republican Presidential candidate in 1856
President 1857 - 1861
John Brown
Deranged Free-Soiler who attacked the proslavery settlement i…
Dred Scott
Slave who sued for his freedom after his owner died, resultin…
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American History Chapter 15
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
New Deal
Glass-Stealgall Act
Agricultral Adjustment Act (AAA)
...
...
...
...
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
...
New Deal
...
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American History Chapter 15
popular sovereignty
Wilmot Proviso
sectionalism
Free-Soil Party
the idea that political authority belongs to the people
(1846) a proposal to outlaw slavery in the territory added to…
a devotion to the interests of one geographic region over the…
a political party formed in 1848 by antislavery northerners w…
popular sovereignty
the idea that political authority belongs to the people
Wilmot Proviso
(1846) a proposal to outlaw slavery in the territory added to…
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American History- Chapter 15
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
business cycle
Measure of average of stock prices of major industries.
October 29, 1929 the day on which the Great Crash of the stoc…
The collapse of the American Stock market.
Periods in which a nation's economy grows, then contracts
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Measure of average of stock prices of major industries.
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929 the day on which the Great Crash of the stoc…
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American History Chapter 15
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
New Deal
Glass-Steagall Act
Federal Securities Act
...
...
...
...
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
...
New Deal
...
American History Chapter 15 Vocab
Exodusters
Civil Rights Bill of 1866
Thaddeus Stevens
Tenure of Office Act
Blacks who left the South for Kansas and elsewhere during Rec…
First Congressional attempt to guarantee Black rights in the…
Leader of the Radical Republicans in the House of Representat…
Constitutionally questionable law whose violation by Presiden…
Exodusters
Blacks who left the South for Kansas and elsewhere during Rec…
Civil Rights Bill of 1866
First Congressional attempt to guarantee Black rights in the…
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American History Chapter 15
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
business cycle
measure of average stock prices of major industries
October 29, 1929, the day on which the Great Crash of the sto…
the collapse of the A,American stock market in 1929
periods in which a nation's economy grows, then contracts
Dow Jones Industrial Average
measure of average stock prices of major industries
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929, the day on which the Great Crash of the sto…
American History 9: Chapter 15
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
Great Depression
Measure of average of stock prices of major instudtries.
On October 29, 1929, the day on which the Great Crash of the…
The collapse of the American stock market in 1929.
The most severe economic downturn in the nation's history, wh…
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Measure of average of stock prices of major instudtries.
Black Tuesday
On October 29, 1929, the day on which the Great Crash of the…
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Chapter 15 American History
sectionalism
Missouri Compromise
Jacksonian democracy
spoils system
Loyalty to local interests.
To keep the balance of slave and free states, Missouri was ad…
A new democratic spirit where people took part in running the…
Giving government jobs to people who helped fund your campaign.
sectionalism
Loyalty to local interests.
Missouri Compromise
To keep the balance of slave and free states, Missouri was ad…
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American History chapter 15 review
Which of the following was the most cl…
Who proposed the Share-Our-Wealth prog…
The New Deal accomplished all of the f…
Which of the following was NOT a part…
FERA
Huey Long
a balanced budget
States gained control of reservations
Which of the following was the most cl…
FERA
Who proposed the Share-Our-Wealth prog…
Huey Long
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American History 2 - Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Muckraker
Direct Primary
Initiative
referendum
one who spreads real or alleged scandal about another (usuall…
a primary where voters directly select the candidates who wil…
Procedure whereby a certain number of voters may, by petition…
a legislative act is referred for final approval to a popular…
Muckraker
one who spreads real or alleged scandal about another (usuall…
Direct Primary
a primary where voters directly select the candidates who wil…
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American History - Chapter 15 People
John C. Breckinridge
Abraham Lincoln
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Robert E. Lee
He was the Southern Democratic Party candidate for president…
He ran for senator from Illinois in 1858 and president in 1860.
She was the author of "Uncle Tom's Cabin".
He was the colonel who led the troops that put down John Brow…
John C. Breckinridge
He was the Southern Democratic Party candidate for president…
Abraham Lincoln
He ran for senator from Illinois in 1858 and president in 1860.
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American History Chapter 15 Vocab
Exodusters
Civil Rights Bill of 1866
Thaddeus Stevens
Tenure of Office Act
Blacks who left the South for Kansas and elsewhere during Rec…
First Congressional attempt to guarantee Black rights in the…
Leader of the Radical Republicans in the House of Representat…
Constitutionally questionable law whose violation by Presiden…
Exodusters
Blacks who left the South for Kansas and elsewhere during Rec…
Civil Rights Bill of 1866
First Congressional attempt to guarantee Black rights in the…
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American History - Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Wilmot Proviso
Free Soil Party
Stephen A. Douglas
Compromise of 1850
The 1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gain…
Political party dedicated to stopping the expansion of slavery.
He was an Illinois senator who backed the Compromise of 1850.
A series of laws intended to settle the major disagreements b…
Wilmot Proviso
The 1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gain…
Free Soil Party
Political party dedicated to stopping the expansion of slavery.
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American history chapter 15
Dow jones industrial average
Buying on margin
Black Tuesday
Great crash
Average of major industries stock prices (NY stock exchange)
Paying the margin and borrowing the balance from a broker
16.4 million shares were sold compared to usual 4-8 million
Collapse of the stock market
Dow jones industrial average
Average of major industries stock prices (NY stock exchange)
Buying on margin
Paying the margin and borrowing the balance from a broker
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American History (Chapter 15)
Wilmot Proviso
Secession
Popular Sovereignty
Free-Soil Party
Amendment to a bill put before the U.S. House of Representati…
The action of withdrawing formally from membership of a feder…
The principle that the authority of the government is created…
a short-lived political party in the United States active in…
Wilmot Proviso
Amendment to a bill put before the U.S. House of Representati…
Secession
The action of withdrawing formally from membership of a feder…
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American History Chapter 15
Immigrants
Boats
Passenger Liners
Ellis Island
- Many European, Chinese, and Japanese immigrants are coming…
- How immigrants go to/from America... - Cargo ships (with packa…
- First class- upper deck, nice balconies, etc... - Second class…
- Those who want to stay have to go through an inspection... - A…
Immigrants
- Many European, Chinese, and Japanese immigrants are coming…
Boats
- How immigrants go to/from America... - Cargo ships (with packa…
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Chapter 15- American History
Morill Land Grant Act
Homestead Act
Massacre at Wounded Knee
Battle of Little Big Horn
1862, provided grants of land to states to finance the establ…
Provided 160 acres of land to settled who met the requirements
Indians were surrendering, United States Army opens fire, kil…
Custer and U.S army defeated by Indians led by Chief Sitting…
Morill Land Grant Act
1862, provided grants of land to states to finance the establ…
Homestead Act
Provided 160 acres of land to settled who met the requirements
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American History Chapter 15
Many people viewed Sacco and Vanzetti…
Many people viewed the Sacco and Vanze…
Sacco and Vanzetti ___________ after t…
According to the quote, one of the rea…
Italian immigrants and anarchists
their ethnic origins and beliefs
proclaimed their innocence
a fear of foreigners
Many people viewed Sacco and Vanzetti…
Italian immigrants and anarchists
Many people viewed the Sacco and Vanze…
their ethnic origins and beliefs
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American History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Sectionalism
Fugitive
Secede
Abstain
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Runaway, enslaved, people
To leave or withdraw
To not take part in some activity, such as voting
Sectionalism
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Fugitive
Runaway, enslaved, people
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American History Chapter 15 Vocab
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
Business Cycle
Measure of average of stock prices of major industries
October 29th, 1929 the day the great crash began
The collapse of the American stock market in 1929
Periods in which a nations economy grows and then contracts
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Measure of average of stock prices of major industries
Black Tuesday
October 29th, 1929 the day the great crash began
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American History Chapter 15
Confederacy
Fort Sumter
Jefferson Davis
Robert E. Lee
the southern states who had seceded
fort South Carolina militia attacked and surrendered
elected president of the Confederacy
took command of the Confederate forces in Virginia
Confederacy
the southern states who had seceded
Fort Sumter
fort South Carolina militia attacked and surrendered
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American History: Chapter 15
immigrants
West Coast
National RECLAMATION act
steamships
who started coming to america in large numbers in the late 19…
WHERE DID CHINESE IMMIGRANTS COME TO IN SMALL NUMBERS?
encouraged the irrigation of arid land, created new farmland…
how did almost all immigrants travel by?
immigrants
who started coming to america in large numbers in the late 19…
West Coast
WHERE DID CHINESE IMMIGRANTS COME TO IN SMALL NUMBERS?
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Chapter 15 American History
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
New Deal
Glass-Steagall Act
Federal Securities Act
Democratic candidate who won the 1932 election by a landslide…
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
established the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)…
required corporations to provide complete information on all…
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Democratic candidate who won the 1932 election by a landslide…
New Deal
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
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American History Chapter 15
Andrew Johnson
Reconstruction
"ten percent" plan
Radical Republican
Lincoln's vice president to whom the task fell of "binding up…
period from 1865 to 1877; the national governments attempts t…
Lincoln's Reconstruction plan that stated that a state could…
the party opposing Lincoln in Congress; although they were a…
Andrew Johnson
Lincoln's vice president to whom the task fell of "binding up…
Reconstruction
period from 1865 to 1877; the national governments attempts t…
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Chapter 15 American History Terms
Weapons: Rifles & Ironclads
54th Massachusetts Regiment
Anaconda Plan
Total War
These items were weapons of war that helped the Union succeed…
This regiment was one of the first all African American troop…
This was a plan proposed by Winfield Scott to try and suppres…
This is a type of war that that basically has no rules. There…
Weapons: Rifles & Ironclads
These items were weapons of war that helped the Union succeed…
54th Massachusetts Regiment
This regiment was one of the first all African American troop…
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American History Chapter 15
STEPHEN A DOUGLAS
HENRY CLAY
JOHN BROWN
FORT SUMTER
OPPONENT OF LINCOLN
PROPOSED MISSOURI COMPROMISE
violent abolitionist
first attack of the Civil War
STEPHEN A DOUGLAS
OPPONENT OF LINCOLN
HENRY CLAY
PROPOSED MISSOURI COMPROMISE
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American History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Sectionalism
Fugitive
Secede
Abstain
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Runaway, enslaved, people
To leave or withdraw
To not take part in some activity, such as voting
Sectionalism
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Fugitive
Runaway, enslaved, people
12 terms
American History Vocab Chapter 15
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
Business cycle
Measure of average of stock prices of major industries
October 29,1929 the day on which the great crash of the stock…
collapse of the american stock market in 1929
periods in which a nations economy grows then contracts
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Measure of average of stock prices of major industries
Black Tuesday
October 29,1929 the day on which the great crash of the stock…
36 terms
american history- chapter 15
urbanization
immigrant
Ellis Island
Angel Island
rapid growth of cities
person who comes to a country in order to settle there
island in New York Bay that was for immigrants coming from th…
island in San Francisco Bay that was for immigrants coming fr…
urbanization
rapid growth of cities
immigrant
person who comes to a country in order to settle there
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Chapter 15 American history
John collier
Civil works administration
Wagner act
Fair labor standards act
Commissioner of Indian affairs. He helped create the Indian r…
It provided 4 million immediate jobs during the winter of 193…
This ensured that the federal government protected the right…
Set maximum hours at 44 hours per week, decreasing to 40 hour…
John collier
Commissioner of Indian affairs. He helped create the Indian r…
Civil works administration
It provided 4 million immediate jobs during the winter of 193…
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American History - Chapter 15
Reconstruction
Moderates
13th Amendment
Andrew Jackson
Term applied by historians to the years 1865-1877, when the U…
People whose views are midway between two extreme positions;…
Constitutional amendment, ratified in 1865, that abolished sl…
(1808-1875) Seventeenth president of the U.S., who was electe…
Reconstruction
Term applied by historians to the years 1865-1877, when the U…
Moderates
People whose views are midway between two extreme positions;…
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American history chapter 15
Pottawatomie massacre
Nat Turner's rebellion
Manifest destiny
The trail of tears
Occurred in 1856 in response to the Sack of Lawrence when Joh…
Most violent slave revolt in the US which occurred in 1831 an…
Idea of obvious fate for the US to claim and settle land all…
Forced westward march of the Cherokee during which over one f…
Pottawatomie massacre
Occurred in 1856 in response to the Sack of Lawrence when Joh…
Nat Turner's rebellion
Most violent slave revolt in the US which occurred in 1831 an…
American History: Chapter 15
romanticism
Deism
Hudson River school
Burned-Over District
Definition:... Early-nineteenth-century movement in European and…
Definition:... Eighteenth-century religious doctrine that emphas…
Definition:... American artistic movement that produced romantic…
Definition:... Popular name for Western New York, a region parti…
romanticism
Definition:... Early-nineteenth-century movement in European and…
Deism
Definition:... Eighteenth-century religious doctrine that emphas…
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ABeka American History-Chapter 15&16 People
Alexander Graham Bell
Thomas Watson
Elisha Otis
George Washington Carver
Invented the telephone in 1876.
Assisted Bell in the invention of the telephone.
Invented the safety elevator in1854.
Horticulturist who developed many uses many for the peanut an…
Alexander Graham Bell
Invented the telephone in 1876.
Thomas Watson
Assisted Bell in the invention of the telephone.
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American history II ~ Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
melting pot
nativism
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
the mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed t…
A policy of favoring native-born individuals over foreign-bor…
Ellis Island
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
Angel Island
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
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AMERICAN HISTORY EXAM REVIEW CHAPTER 15
sued for freedom
1856 republican candidate
1856 democratic candidate
1856 know-nothing candidate
Dred Scott
Frémont
James Buchanan
Millard Fillmore
sued for freedom
Dred Scott
1856 republican candidate
Frémont
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American History - Chapter 15 and 16
bribe
civil service
kickback
capitalism
money paid to get someone to do something against the law
system that includes most government workers who are appointe…
an illegal payment of money made in return for a favor or ser…
a system in which private businesses, farms, and factories co…
bribe
money paid to get someone to do something against the law
civil service
system that includes most government workers who are appointe…
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Chapter 15 American history
Glass-steagall banking act
Federal emergency relief admin
Tennessee valley authority
Agricultural adjustment act (AAA)
Established the Federal Deposit Insurance corporation, with t…
Provided direct relief in the form of food and clothing to th…
Helped create prosperity in a poverty-stricken region by prov…
Paid farmers to lower production, and to destroy crops, with…
Glass-steagall banking act
Established the Federal Deposit Insurance corporation, with t…
Federal emergency relief admin
Provided direct relief in the form of food and clothing to th…
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American History 7 Chapter 15
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
Business Cycle
measure of average of stock prices of major industries
October 29 1929 the day on which the great crash of the stock…
the collapse of the american stock market in 1929
periods in which a nations economy grows then contracts
Dow Jones Industrial Average
measure of average of stock prices of major industries
Black Tuesday
October 29 1929 the day on which the great crash of the stock…
12 terms
American History 7: chapter 15
Dow Jones industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
Business cycle
Measure of average of stock prices of major industries
the day on which the great crash of the stock market began
the collapse of the american stock market in 1929
periods in which a nations economy grows then contracts.
Dow Jones industrial Average
Measure of average of stock prices of major industries
Black Tuesday
the day on which the great crash of the stock market began
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