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The Great Depression

The Great Depression

The Great Depression JEOPARDY Events People Causes & Effects Jobs Misc. 10 10 10

The Great Depression JEOPARDY Events People Causes & Effects Jobs Misc. 10 10 10 20 20 20 30 30 30 40 40 40 50 50 50

This happened on October 29, 1929 Stock Market Crash

This happened on October 29, 1929 Stock Market Crash

Long periods of this in the Great Plains cause severe soil erosion drought

Long periods of this in the Great Plains cause severe soil erosion drought

The farming area in the Midwestern U. S. that suffered severe drought and farming

The farming area in the Midwestern U. S. that suffered severe drought and farming conditions Dust Bowl

Election of this President in 1932 became his 1 st of 4 Presidential terms

Election of this President in 1932 became his 1 st of 4 Presidential terms Franklin D. Roosevelt

This led America out of The Great Depression America preparing for WWII

This led America out of The Great Depression America preparing for WWII

Pianist, composer, and bandleader in the 1930 s “swing era. ” Duke Ellington

Pianist, composer, and bandleader in the 1930 s “swing era. ” Duke Ellington

African American track star that won the Olympics in Germany in 1936 Jesse Owens

African American track star that won the Olympics in Germany in 1936 Jesse Owens

President that promised “a New Deal for the American people. ” Franklin D. Roosevelt

President that promised “a New Deal for the American people. ” Franklin D. Roosevelt

Americans blamed this President for causing The Great Depression. Herbert Hoover

Americans blamed this President for causing The Great Depression. Herbert Hoover

Author of Gone With the Wind. Margaret Mitchell

Author of Gone With the Wind. Margaret Mitchell

In regards to money, people did this in the 1920 s. People spent money

In regards to money, people did this in the 1920 s. People spent money they didn’t have and went into debt.

This happened to farmers as an immediate result of the dust bowl lost farms

This happened to farmers as an immediate result of the dust bowl lost farms and had to move west

This happened to people after the stock market crash People became unemployed and homeless.

This happened to people after the stock market crash People became unemployed and homeless.

People lined up here for a cup of soup and piece of bread. soup

People lined up here for a cup of soup and piece of bread. soup kitchen or bread line

This program was put into place to help give Americans jobs and keep the

This program was put into place to help give Americans jobs and keep the economy going. The New Deal

Projects for this agency involved soil conservation & tree planting CCC

Projects for this agency involved soil conservation & tree planting CCC

This agency built public highways & buildings WPA

This agency built public highways & buildings WPA

This agency build dams & generated electricity to a 7 state region TVA

This agency build dams & generated electricity to a 7 state region TVA

The CCC, WPA, and TVA were part of this program The New Deal

The CCC, WPA, and TVA were part of this program The New Deal

What does the acronym WPA stand for? Works Progress Administration

What does the acronym WPA stand for? Works Progress Administration

This happened to 1 in 4 Americans during The Great Depression unemployment

This happened to 1 in 4 Americans during The Great Depression unemployment

The New Deal did this for the people gave them jobs

The New Deal did this for the people gave them jobs

This happens when people spend money The economy becomes stable.

This happens when people spend money The economy becomes stable.

This invention allowed FDR to talk to the American people in his “Fireside Chats.

This invention allowed FDR to talk to the American people in his “Fireside Chats. ” radio

The government established this plan so that Americans would begin to trust banks &

The government established this plan so that Americans would begin to trust banks & deposit money there once again. FDIC