Ch 46: Overview of the Great Depression

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Learn more about the history of the Great Depression and its social, political, and economic impacts. Use these video lessons and short quizzes to test your knowledge about what caused the 1929 stock market crash and the various factors that have led the economy back to stability.

Overview of the Great Depression - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, our experts explain in detail the history of the Great Depression, including its causes and impacts. Our experienced instructors ease you into studying the human impact of the depression, the New Deal policies, and the political influences of President Hoover and President Roosevelt. Once you finish this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Understand the 1929 stock market crash
  • Interpret president Herbert Hoover's response to the catastrophe
  • Explain Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal

Help from an expert is just a few clicks away in the Dashboard if you struggle to understand any of these concepts. It's easy to navigate our videos using the timeline tags if you'd like to go back and review any of the material again. Take the quiz included with each lesson and the test at the end of the chapter to evaluate your knowledge.

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