Ch 35: Understanding the Great Depression in America

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Understanding the Great Depression in the America - Chapter Summary

This engaging chapter covers the Great Depression in America and related historical events from this era. Our short lessons outline the causes of the Great Depression, including the Wall Street Crash of 1929. You'll also study Franklin D. Roosevelt and the first 100 days of the first New Deal. This chapter is designed to help you:

  • Describe the role of President Herbert Hoover during the Great Depression
  • Explain how Roosevelt's Second New Deal differed from the first
  • Outline Roosevelt's foreign policy before WWII

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