Ch 6: The Great Depression & Its Causes: Tutoring Solution

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The Great Depression chapter of this American History Since 1865 Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about the Great Depression's causes. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long, and they teach all of the economic issues and social programs covered in a typical American history course.

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  • Begin your assignment or other American history work.
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  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
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  • Struggle with understanding causes of the Great Depression, Roosevelt's social reforms, pre-World War II foreign policy or any other Great Depression topic
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Learning Objectives

  • Review the Wall Street Crash of 1929 and other causes of the Great Depression.
  • Learn about the Dust Bowl, unemployment, worker migration and other issues that affected Americans during the Great Depression.
  • Find out how President Herbert Hoover dealt with the economic depression.
  • Study President Roosevelt's New Deal and the first 100 days of reforms.
  • Discuss American resistance to the controversial social programs introduced by Roosevelt.
  • Learn about Roosevelt's foreign policy before World War II.

6 Lessons in Chapter 6: The Great Depression & Its Causes: Tutoring Solution
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The Great Depression: The Wall Street Crash of 1929 and Other Causes

1. The Great Depression: The Wall Street Crash of 1929 and Other Causes

October 29, 1929, marked the beginning of the Great Depression in the United States. Learn about this event, including the factors that contributed to the collapse of the American economy.

America During the Great Depression: The Dust Bowl, Unemployment & Cultural Issues

2. America During the Great Depression: The Dust Bowl, Unemployment & Cultural Issues

The Great Depression was a period of economic hardship for a majority of Americans. Learn about the devastating conditions created by the Depression and the American response to the tragedy.

President Herbert Hoover and the Great Depression

3. President Herbert Hoover and the Great Depression

During his tenure, President Herbert Hoover attempted to end the Great Depression. Learn about his various policies in dealing with the economic collapse and their overall impact on the Depression in this video lesson.

Franklin D. Roosevelt and the First New Deal: The First 100 Days

4. Franklin D. Roosevelt and the First New Deal: The First 100 Days

President Franklin Roosevelt's first New Deal program represented an aggressive legislative campaign to relieve American suffering and end the Great Depression. Learn more about the first 100 days of the New Deal.

Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Second New Deal

5. Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Second New Deal

President Franklin Roosevelt's second New Deal represented a more conservative approach to battling the Great Depression. Learn more about the program, including its legislation and legacy.

Franklin D. Roosevelt's Foreign Policy Prior to World War II

6. Franklin D. Roosevelt's Foreign Policy Prior to World War II

President Franklin D. Roosevelt's foreign policy focused on moving the United States from isolation to intervention. Learn more about Roosevelt's foreign policy on the eve of the Second World War.

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