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America and the Great Depression Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Dams are usually built to:

Question 2 2. Why were the 'Roaring '20s' a prosperous period?

Question 3 3. Which of the following pieces of legislation was NOT passed during Franklin D. Roosevelt's first 100 days in office?

Question 4 4. How did the court-packing plan help Roosevelt push the second New Deal?

Question 5 5. How was FDR related to Theodore Roosevelt?

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Question 6 6. What date is synonymous with the beginning of the Great Depression?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is true about the first New Deal, and the second New Deal?

Question 8 8. The three presidents of the 1920s, President's Harding, Coolidge and Hoover, were known as which of the following?

Question 9 9. Which of these efforts positioned FDR as the change candidate?

Question 10 10. How does the 1932 Ford Motor Company protest differ from the 1937 Republic Steel protest?

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Question 11 11. How did Eleanor Roosevelt impact the African-American population?

Question 12 12. Which illness paralyzed FDR?

Question 13 13. How did the Neutrality Act of 1937 limit Franklin D. Roosevelt's capacity to intervene in the affairs of other countries?

Question 14 14. Why did Congress repeal the the Neutrality Acts?

Question 15 15. Which of these is true about President Herbert Hoover?

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Question 16 16. Roosevelt's program to expand the federal government, assist struggling Americans and end the Great Depression was known as which of the following?

Question 17 17. The United States' lengthiest economic downturn was known as which of the following?

Question 18 18. Which of the following was associated with struggling families in urban settings during the Great Depression?

Question 19 19. Which of the following was NOT a contributor to the Great Depression?

Question 20 20. When someone makes an investment, they are ALWAYS trying to:

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Question 21 21. What ultimately brought the successes of the first New Deal and the second New Deal to a halt?

Question 22 22. Identify which of the following profiles was NOT crucial to Hoover's policy of associationalism:

Question 23 23. Why were sharecroppers specifically hard hit by the recession?

Question 24 24. Which one of these would NOT be considered part of a country's infrastructure?

Question 25 25. Massive clouds of dirt and debris, or the Dust Bowl, had the most significant impact on _____.

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Question 26 26. Why do most people feel that approving public works projects during economic downturns is important?

Question 27 27. What agreement between the United States and Britain officially established a wartime and post-war alliance?

Question 28 28. How did the Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act impact the American economy?

Question 29 29. Who lead one of the largest protests against the Hoover Administration and Congress during the Great Depression?

Question 30 30. Which of the following were actions taken by Franklin D. Roosevelt to begin moving the United States from isolation to intervention?

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