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18 terms
1929 The Great Depression
meteoric rise
skyrocketing
bull market
crash
to go up
to go up
a period of rising stock prices
to fall, business fails
meteoric rise
to go up
skyrocketing
to go up
15 terms
The Great Depression. 1929
Bank Holiday
Bank Run
Black Thursday
Black Tuesday
New Deal proclamation that temporarily closed every U.S. bank…
a situation that occurs when a large number of bank or other…
(10/24); the day investors caused a panic on Wall Street by s…
(10/29); day the stock market crashed; contributed to the Gre…
Bank Holiday
New Deal proclamation that temporarily closed every U.S. bank…
Bank Run
a situation that occurs when a large number of bank or other…
25 terms
The Great Depression 1929-1939
Economy
Stock Market
Drought
Bankruptcy
System of production, distribution, and consumption
System of investing in businesses for stocks
Massive lack of water supply for towns and farms
When a business or person defaults on their debt
Economy
System of production, distribution, and consumption
Stock Market
System of investing in businesses for stocks
67 terms
the great depression 1929-1941
presidents
1920's Prosperity
bull market economy
1928 election
harding, coolidge, hoover
consumption... GDP(Gross Domestic Product)... Stock Market
a period of rising stock prices ... more americans put $ in the…
herbert hoover vs alferd E. Smith... hoover won by a landslide…
presidents
harding, coolidge, hoover
1920's Prosperity
consumption... GDP(Gross Domestic Product)... Stock Market
8 terms
The Great Depression 1929-1932
What were the effects on Germany as a…
How did the Economic crisis led to pol…
How were Businessmen affected by the D…
How were workers affected by the Depre…
• 6 million people unemployed by 1932, this led to social mis…
• Democracy depended on the cooperation of all political part…
• Thousands of businesses were closed... • Thousands went bankru…
• Workers experienced mass unemployment... • 40% of all factory…
What were the effects on Germany as a…
• 6 million people unemployed by 1932, this led to social mis…
How did the Economic crisis led to pol…
• Democracy depended on the cooperation of all political part…
30 terms
1929-1938: The Great Depression
Which is the best explanation for why…
Canada's rate of urbanization during t…
Survivors there are today from the res…
Why did the League of Nations not inte…
Its participation in the Spanish Civil War was illegal and no…
Percentage of people living in urban areas remained constant…
80,000
Britain and France, the two largest military powers in the Le…
Which is the best explanation for why…
Its participation in the Spanish Civil War was illegal and no…
Canada's rate of urbanization during t…
Percentage of people living in urban areas remained constant…
AG The Great Depression of 1929
severe
varied
varitey
economic
חמור
מגוון
מגוון
כלכלי
severe
חמור
varied
מגוון
10 terms
the Great Depression 1929-1940
black tuesday
buying on a margin
stock speculation
panic selling
october 29th, 1929... crash of the stock market
10%
people would buy and sell stocks quickly to make a quick buck
a lot of people trying to take out their money at the same time
black tuesday
october 29th, 1929... crash of the stock market
buying on a margin
10%
10 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1940)
Herbert Hoover (1929-1933)
Franklin D Roosevelt (1933-1945)
Eleanor Roosevelt
"Hoovervilles"
President when the Great Depression began. Criticized for all…
Defeated Hoover in 1932. Implemented the New Deal to help wit…
First lady and supporter of FDR's new deal & World War II pol…
Shantytowns on the outskirts of the cities of homeless and un…
Herbert Hoover (1929-1933)
President when the Great Depression began. Criticized for all…
Franklin D Roosevelt (1933-1945)
Defeated Hoover in 1932. Implemented the New Deal to help wit…
39 terms
The Great Depression 1929-1941
Buy "On Margin"
October 29, 1929
Breadlines & Soup Kitchens
Unemployed Americans
-To buy "on margin" meant that a person would purchase stocks…
-Was known as "Black Tuesday"... -It was the worst day in the hi…
Were set up to try and help the poor and the unemployed.
25% of Americans were unemployed at the height of the Depress…
Buy "On Margin"
-To buy "on margin" meant that a person would purchase stocks…
October 29, 1929
-Was known as "Black Tuesday"... -It was the worst day in the hi…
30 terms
The Great Depression, 1929-1939
Great Depression
Herbert C. Hoover
Smoot-Hawley Tariff
rugged individualism
The most severe economic downturn in the history of the Unite…
Elected to the presidency in 1928 as a Republican, he soon fa…
Signed by President Hoover, it was an extremely high tariff t…
Phrase used by President Hoover that refers to the idea that…
Great Depression
The most severe economic downturn in the history of the Unite…
Herbert C. Hoover
Elected to the presidency in 1928 as a Republican, he soon fa…
23 terms
The Great Depression 1929-1933
Overproduction
Bankruptcy
Default
FDR
A situation in which the supply of manufactured goods exceeds…
Is a financial failure caused by a economics inability to pay…
Is the failure in which you fail to repay loans
Democratic nomination was voted to run against Hoover in 1932
Overproduction
A situation in which the supply of manufactured goods exceeds…
Bankruptcy
Is a financial failure caused by a economics inability to pay…
15 terms
The Great Depression 1929 vocab
Bank Holiday
Bank Run
Black Thursday
Black Tuesday
New Deal proclamation that temporarily closed every U.S. bank…
a situation that occurs when a large number of bank or other…
(10/24); the day investors caused a panic on Wall Street by s…
(10/29); day the stock market crashed; contributed to the Gre…
Bank Holiday
New Deal proclamation that temporarily closed every U.S. bank…
Bank Run
a situation that occurs when a large number of bank or other…
16 terms
THE GREAT DEPRESSION (1929-1939)
THE GREAT DEPRESSION
BUSINESS CYCLE
BLACK TUESDAY
HAWLEY SMOOT TARIFF
A TIME OF ECONOMIC DOWNTURN
THE PERIODIC EXPANSION OF THE ECONOMY
A TIME IN WHICH THE STOCK MARKET CRASHED
A TAX THAT PASSED IN 1930 ON FOREIGN PRODUCTS
THE GREAT DEPRESSION
A TIME OF ECONOMIC DOWNTURN
BUSINESS CYCLE
THE PERIODIC EXPANSION OF THE ECONOMY
50 terms
The Great Depression (1929 - 1941)
Price Support
Credit
Alfred E. Smith
Speculation
The maintenance of a price at a certain level through governm…
An arrangement in which the buyer pays later for a purchase,…
The Democratic candidate running against Herbert Hoover in 19…
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 the buyer pays later for a purchase,…
51 terms
The Great Depression 1929-1941
Election of 1928
Herbert Hoover
Hoover Administration
Al Smith
Herbert Hoover vs. Al Smith... Hoover won in a landslide
Republican... Progressive... Business experience... The better candida…
Does not do a good job of stopping or halting the progression…
Catholic... Democrat... People were worried he would answer to the…
Election of 1928
Herbert Hoover vs. Al Smith... Hoover won in a landslide
Herbert Hoover
Republican... Progressive... Business experience... The better candida…
14 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1940)
Election of 1932
New Deal
Bank Holiday
Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC)
Franklin D. Roosevelt-->Democrat, defeated Hoover
FDR's program to get the country out of the depression... -->dem…
Federal government closed all banks for 4 days... --->treasury d…
Gov't insured deposits up to $2500
Election of 1932
Franklin D. Roosevelt-->Democrat, defeated Hoover
New Deal
FDR's program to get the country out of the depression... -->dem…
25 terms
The Great Depression (1929- 1940)
Rugged Individualism
Hoovervilles
Black Tuesday
Dust Bowl
Hoover asks for people to start volunteering and not lay peop…
Shck towns, named in disgust of the president.
The day the stock market crashed, October 29, 1929.
1930's drought that destroyed the West, lasted eight years, a…
Rugged Individualism
Hoover asks for people to start volunteering and not lay peop…
Hoovervilles
Shck towns, named in disgust of the president.
37 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1939)
The stock market crash
$138 to $4, $78 to $10
Too much speculating (gambling) & too…
1 Lack of diversification (automobiles…
____ signaled the beginning of the Great Depression.
Montgomery Ward stock declined from ____ a share to ____. Gen…
What caused the immediate stock market crash?
Name 3 causes of the Great Depression *
The stock market crash
____ signaled the beginning of the Great Depression.
$138 to $4, $78 to $10
Montgomery Ward stock declined from ____ a share to ____. Gen…
18 terms
Great Depression (1929- 1938)
October 29, 1929
economy
Dust Bowl
pension
The infamous Black Tuesday, the day the markets started to re…
the money, business and jobs of a nation and their way of use
a horrible drought that hit the mid-west in the 1930s
a check that older retiring people get
October 29, 1929
The infamous Black Tuesday, the day the markets started to re…
economy
the money, business and jobs of a nation and their way of use
46 terms
The Great Depression 1929-1941
Laissez faire
Hoovervilles
Black Tuesday
Great Depression
The belief that the government shouldn't intervene much in th…
Shanty towns that the unemployed built in the cities during t…
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
(HH) , starting with collapse of the US stock market in 1929,…
Laissez faire
The belief that the government shouldn't intervene much in th…
Hoovervilles
Shanty towns that the unemployed built in the cities during t…
39 terms
The Great Depression 1929-1941
Buy "On Margin"
October 29, 1929
Breadlines & Soup Kitchens
Unemployed Americans
-To buy "on margin" meant that a person would purchase stocks…
-Was known as "Black Tuesday"... -It was the worst day in the hi…
Were set up to try and help the poor and the unemployed.
25% of Americans were unemployed at the height of the Depress…
Buy "On Margin"
-To buy "on margin" meant that a person would purchase stocks…
October 29, 1929
-Was known as "Black Tuesday"... -It was the worst day in the hi…
21 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1939)
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Fire-side chats
Bank Holiday
New Deal
Often referred to by his initials FDR, was the thirty-second…
Roosevelt used radio as a new political tool. Delivered these…
FDR closes all American banks for 4 days (Congress meets to d…
President Franklin Roosevelt's precursor of the modern welfar…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Often referred to by his initials FDR, was the thirty-second…
Fire-side chats
Roosevelt used radio as a new political tool. Delivered these…
37 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1941)
The Great Depression
Stock Market
Wall Street
Speculating
The worst and longest lasting economic downturn in US history…
A place where pieces of a company (shares) are bought and sold
The financial capital of the US, where the NY stock exchange…
Purchasing something and hoping that the price goes up so you…
The Great Depression
The worst and longest lasting economic downturn in US history…
Stock Market
A place where pieces of a company (shares) are bought and sold
10 terms
The Great Depression 1929-1932
Causes
Unemployment
Stock Market Crash 1929
Stock Market in 1932
Overproduction & under consumption- businesses can produce ho…
continuously increasing- workers who are laid off stop buying…
quick drop in just a few days- 50% drop later + a continuous…
90% decline, all time low
Causes
Overproduction & under consumption- businesses can produce ho…
Unemployment
continuously increasing- workers who are laid off stop buying…
20 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1939)
UNEMPLOYMENT
What year was unemployment the lowest…
What year was unemployment the highest…
How would unemployment affect Americans?
...
1929 ... 3%
1933... 25%
They wouldn't be paid
UNEMPLOYMENT
...
What year was unemployment the lowest…
1929 ... 3%
35 terms
The Great Depression {1929-1941}
Who was the Republican representative…
Who was the Democratic representative…
Who won the 1928 election becoming the…
Who was the vice president in 1928?
Herbert Hoover
Alfred E. Smith
Herbert Hoover
Charles Curtis
Who was the Republican representative…
Herbert Hoover
Who was the Democratic representative…
Alfred E. Smith
15 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1932)
What were the five most believed reaso…
What did the banks do wrongly as the b…
Was is the Hawley-Smoot Tariff?
What was a mistake made by the Federal…
1. High tariffs and war debt policies restricted foreign dema…
While the loss of export sales in the bull market of the 1920…
The highest level the average tariff rate was ... in American Hi…
Instead of raising interest rates to curb excessive speculati…
What were the five most believed reaso…
1. High tariffs and war debt policies restricted foreign dema…
What did the banks do wrongly as the b…
While the loss of export sales in the bull market of the 1920…
9 terms
The Great Depression,1929-1941
Causes of the Depression- Easy Credit…
The Great Depression Begins-The Banks…
The Great Depression Begins- Businesse…
The Breat Depression Begins- Tariffs a…
*Too much Buying on Credit by consumers... *Americans purchase m…
*.A loss of confidence in banks and the resulting panic was a…
Loss of jobs and a "run on the banks" to withdraw money led t…
*A decline in foreign trade caused by tariffs was a cause of…
Causes of the Depression- Easy Credit…
*Too much Buying on Credit by consumers... *Americans purchase m…
The Great Depression Begins-The Banks…
*.A loss of confidence in banks and the resulting panic was a…
28 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1941)
Bank Holiday
Black Cabinet
Black Tuesday
Bonus Army
FDR's four-day closing of the nation's banks in order to stop…
African American leaders who were unofficial advisors to FDR
the day that the stock market crashed
Jobless WWI veterns who marched to Washington D.C. to claim b…
Bank Holiday
FDR's four-day closing of the nation's banks in order to stop…
Black Cabinet
African American leaders who were unofficial advisors to FDR
9 terms
1929-1933 Great Depression.
President Hoover
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Buying on Margin
Black Tuesday
the president who was in office when the depression started.…
President. Started the New Deal programs. Visited Warm Spring…
Purching stock with a little money down with the promise of p…
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
President Hoover
the president who was in office when the depression started.…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
President. Started the New Deal programs. Visited Warm Spring…
12 terms
The Great Depression 1929-1941
October 1929
Causes of the depression
President Herbert Hoover... 1929-1933
FDR and the New Deal... March 4,1933
The stock market crash buying stocks on margin credit causes…
over production of goods causes factories to lose money which…
Hoover blamed for many of the problems during the depression…
"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself"... The "100 Days…
October 1929
The stock market crash buying stocks on margin credit causes…
Causes of the depression
over production of goods causes factories to lose money which…
17 terms
The Great Depression 1929-1940
Causes of the Great Depression
Herbert Hoover 1929-1933
Franklin D. Roosevelt 1933-1945
Eleanor Roosevelt
overproduction, bank failures, unequal distribution of income…
president when the Great Depression began. people blamed him…
Defeated Hoover in 1932. Started the New Deal to try and ease…
First lady and supporter of FDR's New Deal and WWII policies.…
Causes of the Great Depression
overproduction, bank failures, unequal distribution of income…
Herbert Hoover 1929-1933
president when the Great Depression began. people blamed him…
13 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1934)
What was the Federal Reserve Act?
Why did the Federal Reserve Act make t…
When the economy is down, the Federal…
Why was there a recession?
they were responsible for getting the us back to prosperity
they decreased supply and increased interest rates
lower interest rates and print more money
unequal distribution of income and wealth
What was the Federal Reserve Act?
they were responsible for getting the us back to prosperity
Why did the Federal Reserve Act make t…
they decreased supply and increased interest rates
39 terms
Great Depression 1929-1941
Bull Market
Stock Market Speculation
Easy Money Policy
Margin Calls
long period of rising stock prices
buying a stock in hopes of it increasing in value and then se…
buy stock, pay only 10% down, when it becomes worth more sell…
money owed on stocks
Bull Market
long period of rising stock prices
Stock Market Speculation
buying a stock in hopes of it increasing in value and then se…
1929-1933 Great Depression
Wage Cuts by 1/3rd
Jobs Cut by 1/3rd : 14 million jobless
1929-1933... characteristics of a depress…
Hoover Years
in 1929: didn't return to original level until 1940
1929-1933: 2.5%-> 25% unemployment. 40 million americans have…
production decrease... prices decrease... crime increases... birth rat…
1929-1932:(1/4th)Quarter of the banks go out of business
Wage Cuts by 1/3rd
in 1929: didn't return to original level until 1940
Jobs Cut by 1/3rd : 14 million jobless
1929-1933: 2.5%-> 25% unemployment. 40 million americans have…
34 terms
Great Depression 1929-1933
Effects of the stock market boom in th…
Led to a decline in union membership i…
The Republican Party enacted policies…
Why everyday Americans invested in the…
driving stock prices and corporate profits
wages rose and unemployment fell by 3%
personal effort
They wanted to become wealthy.
Effects of the stock market boom in th…
driving stock prices and corporate profits
Led to a decline in union membership i…
wages rose and unemployment fell by 3%
Great Depression - 1929-32
When did the Wall Street Crash occur?
What were the effects of the Wall Stre…
Who was the Chancellor during 1930-32
What policies did Bruning propose?
1929
- Industrial output fell... - Unemployment rose... - Demand for goo…
Heinrich Bruning
- Raising taxes ... - Reduce unemployment benefit
When did the Wall Street Crash occur?
1929
What were the effects of the Wall Stre…
- Industrial output fell... - Unemployment rose... - Demand for goo…
25 terms
Great Depression 1929-1939
what started the great depression
overproduction
dust bowl
Bank runs
The stock market crashes
people/economy makes too many goods one factor for the crash
all the topsoil in the Great Plains was blowed away and farme…
when people deposit withdrawal because they are worried about…
what started the great depression
The stock market crashes
overproduction
people/economy makes too many goods one factor for the crash
10 terms
Effects of the Great Depression, 1929
Banks went bankrupt
Huge unemployment
Companies collapsed
Prices fell
5,ooo bankrupt by 1932
25% of the working population was unemployed - 14 million
By 1932, 109,000 companies had collapsed
By 1933, prices had fallen by 50%
Banks went bankrupt
5,ooo bankrupt by 1932
Huge unemployment
25% of the working population was unemployed - 14 million
15 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1941)
Many ppl did not share in the economic…
WHo was the president that strongly be…
WHat happened on October 29, 1929 and…
What were other causes of the Great De…
Farmers
Herbert Hoover
The stock market crashed on BLack Tuesday stock became worthl…
Business over-production, debt bc of easy credit- consumer de…
Many ppl did not share in the economic…
Farmers
WHo was the president that strongly be…
Herbert Hoover
42 terms
The Great Depression {1929-1941}
Who was the Republican representative…
Who was the Democratic representative…
Who won the 1928 election becoming the…
Who was the vice president in 1928?
Herbert Hoover
Alfred E. Smith
Herbert Hoover
Charles Curtis
Who was the Republican representative…
Herbert Hoover
Who was the Democratic representative…
Alfred E. Smith
8 terms
Great Depression (1929-1941)
Cause #1 Overproduction and Under cons…
Cause #2 Stock Market
Black Tuesday
Cause #3 Banks
people bought too much on credit, 60% of the population lived…
On margin- people borrowed money to buy stock... speculation- ed…
october 9, 1929- stock market crash
banks that loaned money for stock purchases failed(went out o…
Cause #1 Overproduction and Under cons…
people bought too much on credit, 60% of the population lived…
Cause #2 Stock Market
On margin- people borrowed money to buy stock... speculation- ed…
25 terms
Great Depression 1929-1939
Reasons
Depression brought 1 reform
New Deal FDR
Buying on Margin
Overproduction of goods- purchasing decreased... Farm for closur…
FDIC
Relief, recover, reform
25% of investment of own $, then get loan for 75%... This create…
Reasons
Overproduction of goods- purchasing decreased... Farm for closur…
Depression brought 1 reform
FDIC
28 terms
Great Depression (1929-1940)
Hoover
FDR
Black Tuesday
Bank runs
*"Rugged Individualism"... *(1929-1933)... *Republican
*New Deal... *Controversy over separation of powers ... *Hands on... *…
Day of Stock Market Crash
People go and take their money out of the bank in panic b/c t…
Hoover
*"Rugged Individualism"... *(1929-1933)... *Republican
FDR
*New Deal... *Controversy over separation of powers ... *Hands on... *…
29 terms
The Great Depression Years: 1929-1939
Black Tuesday
President Herbert Hoover
Rugged Individualism
Hoovervilles
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
held office during the stock market collapse and the height o…
Herbert Hoover's belief that people must be self-reliant and…
Depression shantytowns, named after the president whom many b…
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
President Herbert Hoover
held office during the stock market collapse and the height o…
60 terms
The Great Depression to Today (1929 -2005)
Madeleine Albright
Louis Armstrong
Neil Armstrong
Ruth Bader-Ginsberg
...
...
...
...
Madeleine Albright
...
Louis Armstrong
...
45 terms
The Great Depression (1929-1941) Vocab
Capital
Bankrupt
Relief Program
Soup Kitchen
Money raised for a buisness venture
Unable to pay debt
Government program to help the needy
Place where food is provided to the needy at little or no cost
Capital
Money raised for a buisness venture
Bankrupt
Unable to pay debt
9 terms
The Great Depression in Europe, 1929-1939
Introduction
America as the 'World's Banker'
The Challenge of Economic Change
Political Change at Home
- European countries such as Poland, Germany, and Austria had…
- U.S. became the "world banker" because of WWI, where many n…
- Europe was struggling to rebuild their factories, farmland,…
Advantages:... - Many nations governments asked its citizens t…
Introduction
- European countries such as Poland, Germany, and Austria had…
America as the 'World's Banker'
- U.S. became the "world banker" because of WWI, where many n…
9 terms
The Great Depression and the Americas, 1929-39
Panic
Recession
The Titans of Wall Street
Buying on Margin
A general fear of a stock market crash that results in massiv…
Economists define recession as 2 or more consecutive quarters…
Group of bankers including J.P. Morgan jr. and Charles Mitche…
Taking a loan of 90% of stock's value in belief that share pr…
Panic
A general fear of a stock market crash that results in massiv…
Recession
Economists define recession as 2 or more consecutive quarters…
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