Ch 14: McDougal Littell The Americans Chapter 14: The Great Depression Begins

About This Chapter

The Great Depression Begins chapter of this McDougal Littell The Americans textbook companion course helps students learn the essential American history lessons of the beginning of the Great Depression. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Great Depression Begins textbook chapter.

How it works:

  • Identify the lessons in the McDougal Littell The Americans The Great Depression Begins chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the early Great Depression topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • The Wall Street crash of 1929
  • The difference between recession and depression
  • Unemployment, the Dust Bowl and other issues in America
  • President Hoover and the Great Depression
  • The construction of the Hoover Dam

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