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Great Depression 123

Great Depression

Result of steady decline in demand for stocks in previous 12 months Black Tuesday
Americans building up personal debt trend during the 1920s set the stage for the Great Depression
The federal government's economic policies during the Roaring Twenties did this, it encouraged this Spending
Americans spending too much ___________ they didn't have led to the Great Depression of the 1930s and the economic recession that began in 2008 money
when supply is greater than demand recession
banks made risky _____________ that weren't paid back caused bank failure during the Great Depression loans
uncertainty about employment (in a recession) can ____________ spending deter
in a recession companies lay off ___________ because they can't afford to pay them employees
recessions are not permanent and are a normal part of the business _______________ cycle
during a _______________ the government typically lowers taxes and interest rates recession
have sit down strikes to protest unfair working conditions unions
one in ____________Americans were unemployed in 1932 four
the Dust _________________ was a huge area of ruined farmland in the middle of America Bowl
The Grapes of Wrath is a novel about the hard lives of farmers
a homeless person who rode the rails to find a job hobo
the stock __________________ crash of 1929 marked the start of the Great Depression market
World War ____________ helped bring America out of the Great Depression Two
Helped Americans escape their troubles comedians
Louis ______________ was a jazz singer during THe Great Depression Armstrong
Created by: hayeshornets