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Title: Jeopardy Great Depression Review


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JeopardyGreat Depression Review

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Jeopardy
Potpourri
Causes
New Deal
Life During
Leadership
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100
  • What industry was in trouble during the 20s when
    everybody else was doing well?
  • Farmers

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200
  • Which tariff was passed that significantly
    reduced foreign trade?
  • Haley-Smoot

HOME
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  • Why did farmers have a surplus of goods in the
    20s?
  • Overproduced for Europe during WWI

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400
  • What cause of the Great Depression made prices
    drop?
  • Overproduction

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500
  • What is one cause of the stock market crash?
  • Buying stocks on the Margin or Over-Speculation
    of stocks

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100
  • He is the President who is blamed for the Great
    Depression.
  • Hoover

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  • He is the President given credit for ending the
    Great Depression.
  • FDR- Franklin D. Roosevelt

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300
  • What were the shelters built by homeless people
    called?
  • Hoovervilles

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400
  • What was the group of WWI veterans called who
    protested in the capital for more money?
  • Bonus Army

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500
  • According to FDR, what is the only thing we have
    to fear?
  • Fear Itself

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100
  • How did Roosevelts programs help Farmers?
  • Paid them not to grow (AAA)

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200
  • What did FDRs New Deal programs lead to?
  • People looking to the government to solve their
    problems More power to the government

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  • What groups did the New Deal support and
    legalize?
  • Labor Unions

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  • Why did many New Deal programs fail at first?
  • Werent funded well enough

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500
  • Which New Deal program was the most effective
    because it employed so many people? (ex artists)
  • WPA Works Progress Administration

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100
  • At the height of the Great Depression, how many
    people were unemployed in the U.S.?
  • 25 or 15 million

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  • What happened throughout the country to cause
    banks to close and people to lose all their
    savings?
  • Bank Runs

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300
  • Why did people use humor during the Great
    Depression?
  • To escape their reality (escapism)

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400
  • When the Dust Bowl hit the Great Plains, where
    did many people escape to?
  • West (California)

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500
  • Why did people still go to the movies during the
    Great Depression?
  • To escape their reality (escapism)

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  • What year did the Great Depression start?
  • 1929

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  • Overproduction was a major cause of the Great
    Depression. What effect did over production have
    on prices?
  • Dropped

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  • Why did the Dust Bowl happen?
  • Drought and over farming

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  • Due to the hardships of the Great Depression, how
    did people begin to view the government?
  • As a crutch to lean on

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500
  • When studying the Great Depression, if you read a
    article written in 1933, what kind of source is
    it?
  • Primary

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Final Jeopardy
  • What economic philosophy, used by many presidents
    in the past, would no longer be used after the
    Great Depression?

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Answer
  • Laissez-Faire
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