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US History- Great Depression
Short Term Cause of the Depression
Results of Bank Failures
The Dust Bowl
Herbert Hoover Response
Stock Market Crash
People Lost all their money they had saved in the banks. The…
Major drought in farming areas, People move to California, Fa…
Rely mostly on private enterprises and on the individual, Gav…
Short Term Cause of the Depression
Stock Market Crash
Results of Bank Failures
People Lost all their money they had saved in the banks. The…
10 terms
US History - Great Depression
Overproduction/under consumption
Speculation
Gap between rich and poor
Buying on margin
causes of the Great Depression. Too many goods were being pro…
trying to get rich quick on the stock market (cause of great…
Cause of the Great Depression
buying stock on credit (cause of great depression)
Overproduction/under consumption
causes of the Great Depression. Too many goods were being pro…
Speculation
trying to get rich quick on the stock market (cause of great…
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US History: The Great Depression
Alfred E. Smith
Herbert Hoover
Black Tuesday
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Democrat that lost the election of 1928.
Republican that won the election of 1928 and was in office du…
Refers tot he stock market crash on October 29, 1929.
term used to measure the health of the stock market
Alfred E. Smith
Democrat that lost the election of 1928.
Herbert Hoover
Republican that won the election of 1928 and was in office du…
27 terms
US History: The Great Depression
Alfred E. Smith
Herbert Hoover
Black Tuesday
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Democrat that lost the election of 1928.
Republican that won the election of 1928 and was in office du…
Refers tot he stock market crash on October 29, 1929.
term used to measure the health of the stock market
Alfred E. Smith
Democrat that lost the election of 1928.
Herbert Hoover
Republican that won the election of 1928 and was in office du…
135 terms
US History Great Depression
1. Stock Market Crash... -causes of the C…
1. Stock Market Crash... a. ________-pric…
1. Stock Market Crash... b. ____ _____ -i…
1. Stock Market Crash... c. ____ ____-buy…
October 1929
Over speculation
Margin Buying
Greedy Schemes
1. Stock Market Crash... -causes of the C…
October 1929
1. Stock Market Crash... a. ________-pric…
Over speculation
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Great Depression US History
Bull market
Buying on margin
Great Depression
Bonus Army
one with generally rising stock prices
purchasing stocks on credit with loan from the broker
an economic downturn that would last for more than a decade
Veterans who returned from WWI and demanded payment of their…
Bull market
one with generally rising stock prices
Buying on margin
purchasing stocks on credit with loan from the broker
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US History - Great Depression
Six Causes of the Great Depression... (K…
The Big Crash - 1929
What caused "the Crash"?... (KNOW THESE)
Herbert Hoover-(Republican)
1. Stock Market Crash of 1929... 2. Bank Failures ... 3. Reduction…
1. Black Thursday (October 24, 1929)... 2. $30 billion dollars l…
1. stocks were overpriced... 2. margin buying... 3. consumer confid…
1. elected in 1928... 2. market crashes in October 1929
Six Causes of the Great Depression... (K…
1. Stock Market Crash of 1929... 2. Bank Failures ... 3. Reduction…
The Big Crash - 1929
1. Black Thursday (October 24, 1929)... 2. $30 billion dollars l…
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US History Great Depression
Direct Reflief
Hoover
Hoover
Great Britain
another word for welfare, opposed by Hoover
Who was called the Miracle Man
Passive and distant president
Dominant Super power
Direct Reflief
another word for welfare, opposed by Hoover
Hoover
Who was called the Miracle Man
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US History - Great Depression
HERBERT HOOVER
FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT
BUYING ON MARGIN
BLACK TUESDAY
31st President, 1928-1932; Republican; promoted lassiez-faire…
32nd US President, elected 1932, Democrat. Promoted governmen…
Purching stock with a little money down with the promise of p…
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
HERBERT HOOVER
31st President, 1928-1932; Republican; promoted lassiez-faire…
FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT
32nd US President, elected 1932, Democrat. Promoted governmen…
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Us history/ the great depression
Herbert hoover
Alfred Smith
Douglas MacArthur and Dwight Eisenhower
Franklin D Roosevelt
Nominated as Republican candidate bc silent cal didn't make i…
Democrat candidate for 1928 election
Led the army ... Went to become a great military leader and pres…
Easily defeats hoover in 1932 election
Herbert hoover
Nominated as Republican candidate bc silent cal didn't make i…
Alfred Smith
Democrat candidate for 1928 election
US History- The Great Depression
real wages
real wages
welfare capitalism
welfare capitalism
...
what increased during the late 1920s, causing people to buy m…
...
what was given to workers for the first time
real wages
...
real wages
what increased during the late 1920s, causing people to buy m…
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Great Depression US History
Bull Market
Bear Market
Speculation
Margin Buying
A period of increased stock trading and rising stock prices.
A steady drop in the stock market over a period of time.
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
The practice of buying stock on credit. People pay a small pe…
Bull Market
A period of increased stock trading and rising stock prices.
Bear Market
A steady drop in the stock market over a period of time.
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Great Depression- US History
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation…
Supervised the stock market and eliminated dishonest practices.
Created thousands of jobs, provided flood control, hydroelect…
Provided jobs for single males (18-25) on reforestation proje…
Protected bank deposits up to $5,000
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Supervised the stock market and eliminated dishonest practices.
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
Created thousands of jobs, provided flood control, hydroelect…
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US history great depression
great depression
who did the new deal give more power t…
which branch of government received mo…
which branches were not happy about th…
result of the roaring 20s
federal
executive
legislative, and judicial
great depression
result of the roaring 20s
who did the new deal give more power t…
federal
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The Great Depression US History
Black Tuesday
Speculation
Buying on Margin
The Great Depression
-October 29, 1929, Day the stock market crashed... valute of sto…
-buying stocks and bonds on the chance of a quick profit whil…
-paying a small percentage of stocks prices as a down payment…
-1929-1940... -economy plummets, unemployment skyrockets
Black Tuesday
-October 29, 1929, Day the stock market crashed... valute of sto…
Speculation
-buying stocks and bonds on the chance of a quick profit whil…
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US history Great Depression
Herbert Hoover
Black Tuesday
Speculation
Business Cycle
President during GD, opposed welfare, wanted magnates of indu…
The day the stock market crashed
Investments without knowing if they were good
The Natural cycle of peaks and troughs of a business
Herbert Hoover
President during GD, opposed welfare, wanted magnates of indu…
Black Tuesday
The day the stock market crashed
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US History: The Great Depression
Causes of the Great Depression
Speculation
Causes of the Crash
Distribution of Wealth
Unregulated credit, High tariffs that discouraged foreigners…
Buying stocks so they can quickly sell it for cash.
Buying on margin, Too many people selling not buying, Too muc…
The wealthy stayed wealthy and the poor stayed poor, more peo…
Causes of the Great Depression
Unregulated credit, High tariffs that discouraged foreigners…
Speculation
Buying stocks so they can quickly sell it for cash.
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US History - The Great Depression
Great Depression
Direct Relief
Fire Side Chats
Court packing scheme
The period for 1929 to 1939, which was the longest lasting ec…
Government gave direct donations to the people during the dep…
FDR would use the radio to speak directly with his people and…
FDR decided to pack the supreme court with young judges in or…
Great Depression
The period for 1929 to 1939, which was the longest lasting ec…
Direct Relief
Government gave direct donations to the people during the dep…
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US History - The Great Depression
Alfred E. Smith
Black Tuesday
Bonus Army
Boulder Dam
Democratic presidential candidate in 1928; he lost partly bec…
nickname of October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply
group of WWI veterans and their families who marched on Washi…
project built on the Colorado River during the Great Depressi…
Alfred E. Smith
Democratic presidential candidate in 1928; he lost partly bec…
Black Tuesday
nickname of October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply
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US History- The Great Depression
Great Depression
Black Tuesday
Installment Buying
Uneven distribution of wealth
The Great Depression: The most severe economic "slow down" in…
stock market crash -- October 29, 1929
Many Americans bought goods on credit, but they couldn't affo…
Gap between rich and poor is widening. Half of all Americans…
Great Depression
The Great Depression: The most severe economic "slow down" in…
Black Tuesday
stock market crash -- October 29, 1929
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The Great Depression US History
Consumer Economy
Increased spending--> Larger profits f…
Factors of consumer economy
When was the United States prosperous?
Depends on a large amound of spending by consumers
Bigger wages
Higher wages... New products... Clever advertising ... Lower Cost... Wide…
1920-1929
Consumer Economy
Depends on a large amound of spending by consumers
Increased spending--> Larger profits f…
Bigger wages
US History - Great Depression
He greatly increased federal involveme…
He created the bank holiday, in order…
Both Huey Long and Father Coughlin wer…
People opposed the Court Packing Attem…
Roosevelt's Action During His First Few Months of Presidency
Motivation Behind the "Bank Holiday"
Comparison of Father Coughlin and Huey Long
Reaction to Roosevelt's Court Packing Attempt
He greatly increased federal involveme…
Roosevelt's Action During His First Few Months of Presidency
He created the bank holiday, in order…
Motivation Behind the "Bank Holiday"
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US History - The Great Depression
When banks collapsed, depositors lost…
American believed the government shoul…
Not adding to the deficit, state/local…
Which of the following industries thri…
True
The election of Franklin Roosevelt in 1932
Harding opposed direct federal relief
Film Industry
When banks collapsed, depositors lost…
True
American believed the government shoul…
The election of Franklin Roosevelt in 1932
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US history great depression
Election of 1932
Outcome
Significance
The New Deal
candidates:... Herbert Hoover and FDR
FDR won by a landslide
FDR election gave hope that the depression would end... It was a…
Name of FDR's program for ending the depression ... Three aims o…
Election of 1932
candidates:... Herbert Hoover and FDR
Outcome
FDR won by a landslide
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US HISTORY GREAT DEPRESSION
Great dpression
New deal
Wagner act
Fireside chat
a long and severe recession in an economy or market.
A group of government programs and policies established under…
is a foundational statute of US labor law which guarantees ba…
an informal conversation.... one of a series of radio broadcasts…
Great dpression
a long and severe recession in an economy or market.
New deal
A group of government programs and policies established under…
25 terms
US History: Great Depression
Republican presidents
Warren Harding
Calvin Coolidge
Herbert Hoover
Warren Harding... Calvin Coolidge... Herbert Hoover
(1921-1923) generally well liked, many scandals occurred unde…
(1923-1929) vp to Coolidge, became president when Harding die…
(1929-1933) popular, great humanitarian, followed republican…
Republican presidents
Warren Harding... Calvin Coolidge... Herbert Hoover
Warren Harding
(1921-1923) generally well liked, many scandals occurred unde…
US HISTORY Great Depression
Prohibition
21st amendment
Hardings Death
Coolidge
A law forbidding the sale of alcoholic beverages
Amendment which ended the Prohibition of alcohol in the US, r…
Coolidge became president
was the President when Harding died.
Prohibition
A law forbidding the sale of alcoholic beverages
21st amendment
Amendment which ended the Prohibition of alcohol in the US, r…
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US History Great Depression
The end of WWI led to a decline in dem…
Farmers _________ and many had their f…
_________ were losing money and faced…
Many Americans used _____ to live beyo…
agricultural products
could not pay back loans
Railroads, textiles, coal
credit
The end of WWI led to a decline in dem…
agricultural products
Farmers _________ and many had their f…
could not pay back loans
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Great Depression US History
Stock market
Bull Market
Margin
Speculation
Was a system for buying and selling shares of companies.
A long period of rising stock prices.
Where they only had to put some money down and pay later.
Occurred when investors assumed that the market would continu…
Stock market
Was a system for buying and selling shares of companies.
Bull Market
A long period of rising stock prices.
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US history Great Depression
Herbert Hoover
Black Tuesday
Speculation
Business Cycle
President during GD, opposed welfare, wanted magnates of indu…
The day the stock market crashed
Investments without knowing if they were good
The Natural cycle of peaks and troughs of a business
Herbert Hoover
President during GD, opposed welfare, wanted magnates of indu…
Black Tuesday
The day the stock market crashed
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US History - Great Depression
The Great Depression
Causes of the Great Depression
Credit
Direct Relief
A time in 1929 where the country was in economic downall beca…
Tariffs and war debt (cutting down foreign market); availabil…
idea of "buy now, pay later" installment plan; led to debt in…
Roosevelt's theory on how to handle Depression; Helping the n…
The Great Depression
A time in 1929 where the country was in economic downall beca…
Causes of the Great Depression
Tariffs and war debt (cutting down foreign market); availabil…
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US history: Great depression
Great Depression
Hawley Smoot Tariff
Rugged Individualism
Dust Bowl
the deepest and longest-lasting economic downturn in the hist…
an act that US puts taxes on foreign goods.
the idea that each individual should be able to help themselv…
severe dust storms from 1930 to 1936 in the Great Plains. The…
Great Depression
the deepest and longest-lasting economic downturn in the hist…
Hawley Smoot Tariff
an act that US puts taxes on foreign goods.
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US history Great Depression
Unequal debt
Overproduction of consumer goods
Margin
Unemployment rate
Wealth of country is divided
Factories made too much and had to cut back on labor and prod…
Extra, or loans used to buy stocks
Up to 30%
Unequal debt
Wealth of country is divided
Overproduction of consumer goods
Factories made too much and had to cut back on labor and prod…
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US History - Great Depression
Black Tuesday
stock market crash
buying on margin
overproduction
Definition:... -October 29, 1929... -worst day of plunging stock ma…
Definition:... -October 1929... -period of plunging stock market pr…
Definition:... -buying part of a stock with your own money, but…
Definition:... -when more goods are being produced than people c…
Black Tuesday
Definition:... -October 29, 1929... -worst day of plunging stock ma…
stock market crash
Definition:... -October 1929... -period of plunging stock market pr…
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US History Great Depression
Long term causes of the depression
Short term causes of the depression
Hoovers Response to the Depression
Bonus Army
1. easy credit... 2. farmers crisis... 3. unequel distribution... 4. h…
1. black Tuesday- stock market crashes... 2. "Run on Banks"- Eve…
1. Economic Policy- he thought economy would fix itself... 2. Di…
group of WW11 veterans & their families protest to get immedi…
Long term causes of the depression
1. easy credit... 2. farmers crisis... 3. unequel distribution... 4. h…
Short term causes of the depression
1. black Tuesday- stock market crashes... 2. "Run on Banks"- Eve…
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US History Great Depression
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Eleanor Roosevelt
New Deal
Works Progress Administration
Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 - April 12, 1945)…
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (October 11, 1884 - November 7, 1962)…
The New Deal was a series of domestic programs enacted in the…
The Works Progress Administration (renamed in 1939 as the Wor…
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 - April 12, 1945)…
Eleanor Roosevelt
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (October 11, 1884 - November 7, 1962)…
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US History - Great Depression
price support
credit
Alfred E Smith
Dow Jones Industrial Average
government would buy surplus crops at guaranteed prices and s…
an arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now and pay l…
Democrat candidate in 1928
a measure based on the stock prices of 30 representatives lar…
price support
government would buy surplus crops at guaranteed prices and s…
credit
an arrangement in which consumers agreed to buy now and pay l…
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US History: The Great Depression
AAA (Agricultural Adjustment Act)
CCC (Civil Conversation Crops)
NRA (National Recovery Administration)
WPA (Works Progress Administration)
payed farmers not to raise livestock not grow certain crops a…
sent young men to forests to plant trees
suspended antitrust laws and allowed business, labor and gove…
constructed 650,000 miles of highways roads and streets and c…
AAA (Agricultural Adjustment Act)
payed farmers not to raise livestock not grow certain crops a…
CCC (Civil Conversation Crops)
sent young men to forests to plant trees
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US History The Great Depression
House Bill No.185
The Scopes Monkey Trial
Emigres
The Rebellion
Created by the Fundamentalists that teaches exactly what is i…
Trial that included Scopes and the Fundamentalists
American authors who lived in Europe
Lack of success in prohibition
House Bill No.185
Created by the Fundamentalists that teaches exactly what is i…
The Scopes Monkey Trial
Trial that included Scopes and the Fundamentalists
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US History- Great Depression
capital
supply
demand
Federal Reserve
anything, including money that you need to produce goods and…
goods made at price
goods bought at price
Central Bank, Controls interest, Controls amount of $ in econ…
capital
anything, including money that you need to produce goods and…
supply
goods made at price
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US History Great Depression
causes of the Great Depression
speculation
buying on margin
Black Tuesday
low food prices/high food supply, low demand for consumer pro…
buying stocks and bonds quickly without considering risk
paying a small part of the face value of a stock and then bor…
October 24, 1929, price plunged on the stock market, sending…
causes of the Great Depression
low food prices/high food supply, low demand for consumer pro…
speculation
buying stocks and bonds quickly without considering risk
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Us history great depression
Great Depression defined
Argricultural
Consumer debt
Stock speculation
Started in 1929 and lasted throughout the 30's, ends with WWI…
Afterr WWI farmers were not selling as many crops, however th…
By the end of the 20's to many americans owed to much money o…
At the end of the 20's the stock market was soaring so many p…
Great Depression defined
Started in 1929 and lasted throughout the 30's, ends with WWI…
Argricultural
Afterr WWI farmers were not selling as many crops, however th…
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US history Great Depression
Stock market
bull market
Margin
Margin call
a stock exchange.
a long period of rising stock prices
an amount by which a thing is won or falls short
a demand by a broker that an investor deposit further cash or…
Stock market
a stock exchange.
bull market
a long period of rising stock prices
14 terms
US History: Great Depression
Smoot-hawley tarrif act
Emergency banking act
AAA
Glass Steagall Act 1933
Made costs bigger for stuff sent to America so customers woul…
Gave the government power to question banks to make sure they…
Paid farmers to reduce production
Created insurance on money people deposited.
Smoot-hawley tarrif act
Made costs bigger for stuff sent to America so customers woul…
Emergency banking act
Gave the government power to question banks to make sure they…
16 terms
Great Depression -US History
Hoboes
Hoovervilles
Dust Bowl
Herbert Hoover
A homeless person, typically one who is traveling in search o…
Makeshift shantytowns
A nickname for the Great Plains regions hit by drought and du…
31st president of the US, failed do deal effectively with the…
Hoboes
A homeless person, typically one who is traveling in search o…
Hoovervilles
Makeshift shantytowns
27 terms
US History- The Great Depression
causes of the depression
why was the economy weak?
what were some inadequate government p…
Hawley-Smoot Tariff
1. stock market crash of '29... 2. weakness in the economy... 3. un…
1. drop in crop prices... 2. unemployment... 3. risky investment in…
1. unregulated stock market... 2. tax policies favored the rich…
weakened the international economy
causes of the depression
1. stock market crash of '29... 2. weakness in the economy... 3. un…
why was the economy weak?
1. drop in crop prices... 2. unemployment... 3. risky investment in…
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US history Great Depression
Causes the great depression
FDR philosophy and styles
New Deal Legislation
No Safety Net
overproduction- more products manufactured than people could…
Brain Trust- A group of talented advisers to president roosev…
FDIC- insured bank deposits to restore people's confidence in…
High unemployment, bank failures, and foreclosures
Causes the great depression
overproduction- more products manufactured than people could…
FDR philosophy and styles
Brain Trust- A group of talented advisers to president roosev…
35 terms
us history - great depression
causes of the great depression
overproduction
under consumption
bull market
stock market crash, financial crisis, unequal distribution of…
american businesses produced more goods than people wanted or…
many consumers used credit, rather than cash, to buy such goo…
a steady rise in stock prices over a long period of time
causes of the great depression
stock market crash, financial crisis, unequal distribution of…
overproduction
american businesses produced more goods than people wanted or…
17 terms
US History - Great depression
HERBERT HOOVER
FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT
BLACK TUESDAY
CAUSES OF THE DEPRESSION
.31st President.., 1928; Republican; approach to economy know…
32nd US President - He began New Deal programs to help the na…
October 29, 1929; date of the worst stock-market crash in Ame…
Much debt, stock prices spiralling up, over-production and un…
HERBERT HOOVER
.31st President.., 1928; Republican; approach to economy know…
FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT
32nd US President - He began New Deal programs to help the na…
17 terms
US history - great depression
Price support
Credit
Dow Jones industrial average
Speculation
Government buys surplus crops at guaranteed prices and then d…
Similar to the installment plan. Monthly payments
Most widely used measure on stock markets health
People invested in the stock markets in hopes of getting rich…
Price support
Government buys surplus crops at guaranteed prices and then d…
Credit
Similar to the installment plan. Monthly payments
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