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The Great Depression

An economic recession that began on October 29, 1929, following the crash of the U.S. stock market that led to economic and political unrest.
Nobody had money during the Great Depression (this is wrong)
Hoovervilles were set up in Washington D.C. by WWI veterans looking  for jobs and veterans benefits.
In the 1930's there were few Mexican Americans working in the United States.
Hoovervilles were shantytowns during President Hoovers term also during The Great Depression    Yes, they were places where homless, jobless people lived. They consisted of small shacks. This was during the 1930's (The Great Depression)
The Great Depression in Canada began in 1929, due to the wheat market crash in 1928.
Coughlin's term for his platform was Social Justice (also the name  of his published newspaper).    Father Charles Coughlin (1891-1979) was a Catholic priest and  prominent radio personality of the 1930s. He became a critic of  free enterprise, capitalism, and big business, espousing a ...
The effect of the depression was just to speed up the war. At the  Paris Peace Conference in 1919 they knew that what they had done  would lead to another war. It was the draconian dictates put upon  Germany that would be the dirving force for another war.
It ended in 1932 a slow recovery after that till 1939
In the Depression period you cite- the common terms for the three degrees of mental retardation were from mild to severe- Moron, Imbecile, and Idiot. the middle term seems to have faded into disuse- Moron and Idiot are still knock-down parts of common speech. It was held that inbreeding in somewhat...
The problems caused by the Great Depression made German people more  likely to believe promises made by Adolf Hitler. He took advantage  and promised everyone employment .
World war2 brought jobs. Factories had to make the airplanes,  tanks, and ships. Young men signed up to fight. Since many women  went to work the government opened day cares and that required  teachers. The banks and businesses were able to make profits from  selling items to Allied countries...
Most people couldn't handle the Dust Bowl and moved to the West so they will survive.
overconfidence in the nation's prosperitylarge industries not as successful as they appearedfarmers producing more than they could sellcompetition from foreign countriesUnited States extending loans to foreign countries for the purchase of its productspeople buying too much on creditspeculative...
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The great depression made money worth nothing it was difficult for families to buy food. Money was just garbage the stock levels droped in a very dramatic way
  to help keep the money circulating in the great deppression
Franklin D Roosevelt was reluctant to use deficit spending to help the economy because he knew the effects it would have later.
FDR was concentrating on the economic problems for the workers, including minorities. But on the issue of civil rights, FDR was silent. No major civil rights laws were passed. The Democratic Party depended upon the "Solid South" for support and FDR overlooked things like the Jim Crow Laws of...
In times of strife people tend to look to political extremism, the Nazis seemed like a better choice than the communists.
Dear Fellow Stranger:D ha ha, well I'm doing this in my history class! :) by the year 1938 the new deal seemed to be pretty effective. but hun, at that point, it wasn't really called the new deal. it was called Roosevelt's Recession. either way though. Not like i should be showing you this but...
No major civil rights laws were passed during the Depression. The Democratic Party depended upon the "Solid South" for support and FDR overlooked things like the Jim Crow Laws of southern states. He even refused to give his support to an anti-lynching bill and he allowed segregation of work gangs on...
The Great Depression began on "Black Thursday" on October 24, 1929.  It began when panicking stock holders sold over 16 million shares  of stock and caused the stock market to crash.
Yes. Many government created agencies were created due to the market crash of 1929. The SEC Securities Exchange Commission was created to regulate stocks, bonds, and other commissions. It was created in 1934. The FDIC Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation was created to insure consumers' deposits in...
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The Great Depression lasted roughly ten years. It began with the  stock market crash in October 1929 and ended in 1939.
  many families had to share and ration food among everyone. They had to find new ways to provide for themselves and the familiy. Many children got very sick from not enought food and heat.
The National Insurance Scheme
i think that the depression was caused by the combined bacts of the stock market and world war I i cant see anyother reasons though 1.World war 1 2. The U.S Stock Market crash of 1929 3. The banks structures weren't stable. They were to weak.
The new deal happened in 1932..
brought much relief to the nation
  they moved to California hoping to find some money.
Increasingly tired, not willing to get up or do anything, slow reaction, generally not caring and or having dulled feelings.Depending upon the person, and the reasons for the depression, there are many different symptoms. Depression is usually accompanied by a lack of initiative, a major change in...
The Great Depression happened because many of the businesses of the 1920's and 30's stocks were growing at an alarmingly fast rate. And soon the stocks were worth more then the companies themselves. And so many people lost tons of money that they didn't have. And they didn't have the money because...
The great depression made families poor. Th impact on all of them were very hard
The first economic problem that existed during the Great Depression  was high unemployment. The stock market crash of 1929, also caused  major hardship to the economy.
The prices of most basic commodities rose during the Great  Depression. This included the prices of bread, gas, and milk.
Government agencies had worked with industry to coordinate production.NovaNET
He issued a ton of programs to pump money into the economy and get a lot of people jobs. Mostly it was on public works like making highways and national parks, but he also gave people jobs with the hoover dam. The FDIC is a big thing he used to get people to start using banks again. If I remember...
According to the United States Census, the population of the United States in 1930 was 123,202,624. By 1940 the population had risen to 132,164,569.
they didn't have any life insurance so the social security act was created for old age insurance for retires over the age of 65 and older plus their spouses
during 1932, when bennett became the prime minister
Perhaps the greatest accomplishment of the New Deal was to ease the economic hardship faced by many during the Great Depression. While not being able to end the Depression, the New Deal did preserve the people's confidence in America's institutions and government. The relief measures of the New Deal...
provide relief, recovery, and reform to a nation in need
Low wages, firings due to financial setbacks, guaranteed benefits
Marija believed she lost her job was because she was active in the  union.
The Public Works Administration was created by the National Industrial Recovery Act in 1933. It was created to spend large sums of money on big public works. The Act budgeted billions of dollars on public works construction thus providing employment to a large number of the unemployed, improve the...
to make sure there was not anymore bank runs
The Dollar Price Of Most Products Was Very High.
The great depression impacted on society in a number of ways; from social, psychological, and political impacts to city and rural life impacts. It was the longest and most severe economic depression ever experienced by the Western world.  The great depression saw a time of change on people's...
  Hoover did not believe it was the job of the national government to provide direct relief to those in need. That was the job of private charities, churches, and the state and local governments. He did believe in economic stimulus by providing aid to the banks, railroads, and corporations that...
well...the government should have done something for the people but it didn't do anything and this was during the time when President Hoover was the President of the USA. Thousands of people were sending him letters about their needs..many of them were children. He replied to all but didn't help any...
The Civilian Conservation Corps was a relief program put into place during the Great Depression under Franklin Delano Roosevelt. The program provided unskilled, manual labor jobs to unemployed young men. These jobs mostly involved the conservation or development of natural resources on government...
  On June 6 1944, Canadian's landed on Juno beach for D-Day. D-day was designed to rid France of Germany. Soldier's landed near/in Normany and began the push of germabny soldeir's out of France.
Not everyone supported the New Deal. As a formula for economic recovery, the New Deal failed. Many businessmen and financiers did not support the economic measures of the New Deal. With the recession of 1937, many business leaders and politicians claimed that FDR's policies were a failure and the...
FDR's ultimate goal was war with Germany. With Hitler quickly  gaining control of all of Europe, he would have amassed an  economically superior empire able to challenge the United States  within 20 years.
more stock was sold than there were shares
well,its too easy,you should hang out with your friends,watch a comedian film,have sex with ur girlfriend,do anything that makes you happy,somepeople,draw and paint when they r in pain.......
International commerce declined quickly.There was a sharp reduction in tax revenues, profits and personal incomes.It affected both countries that exported raw materials and industrialized countries. It led to a sharp decrease in world trade as each country tried to protect their own industries and...
They were broken down cars pulled by mules. They were named after President Herbert Hoover because he was blamed for the great depression, and the many homeless. He got blamed because he didn't take any actions to help through the great depression
Many people were cheered up by movies during the Great Depression; movies served to take their minds off their problems.
There were many hardships during the Great Depression. As banks failed, people lost money they had in savings and checking accounts. Many people lost all their money and some were able to get some of their money out of the bank before it closed. Unemployment soared. Most families during this time...
Unions lost many government contracts after WW I and many workers were out of jobs, including Union workers. There were many strikes during the 1920s and striker's grievances were generally valid, but few Americans or the government sided with the labor movement during the strikes. Many businesses...
prohibitiondroughtworld market was down due to Hiltlers taacktics in te 30"t
In protest against low price, farmers dumped thousands of gallons of milk and destroyed crops. These desperate actions shocked a hungry nation.
While not believing in charity by the government, Hoover did try and help the economic mess that began during his administration. He gave much of his money to charity and encouraged Americans to do the same. He broke with Republicans and did away with the taxes that had been placed on citizens...
The job situation for minorities was very slow before the Depression hit. Those businesses that were hiring usually hired white male, family men, first. Under pressure from the NAACP and Eleanor Roosevelt, and other minority leaders, the New Dealers made sure Blacks shared in relief programs. Black...
The great depression's new deal was to end the unemployed people so they can have a job to work at in stead of staying at home with no food to eat for the kids and family. That's was i think happened of the day of the great Depression.
The growth of the federal government and the corresponding cost to maintain the new governmental agencies created by the New Deal continued to increase. From FDR's New Deal to the present, the federal government has continued to grow, assume an active role in the daily lives of citizens, and to cost...
students and other young people had to leave school and get a job to support their families, since most of their parents were out of work.i hope i answered your question ! good luck (:
The big one in 1929 happened largely because of unregulated margin trading. Margin trading is where you borrow money to buy securities. Today it's very highly regulated - you must have a certain amount of money in your account before you're even allowed to do it, you can only borrow up to a certain...
The Great Depression created more social cohesion in the United States, a sense of people "rallying together." FDR was elected because of the Depression--and FDR is widely considered one of the three or four best presidents in the history of the United States. Many of the Depression-era initiatives...
Low tariffs to increase international trade
    == Answer ==     How convenient that this question is identical to the Modern History Course Essay title this year. Whoever is asking this wants to cheat in an AS Level Course Essay Module. I suggest that they open some books and do the work like the rest of us.
In 1866, a union was organized that was composed of several associations of skilled workers. This union came to be called the American Federation of Labor and grew and held many successful strikes under the leadership of Samuel Gompers.