Throughout 1928, the American stock market saw the number of shares traded daily soar On Oct. 29, 1929, the American stock market lost all the gains of the previous year All of the following factors were causes of the great depression Except conservative banking polices that restricted the availability of loans In the late 1920’s, the European demand for agriculture and manufacturing goods from the US was declining After 1929, in the face of the worsening global economic crisis, the US refused to alter the payment schedule of all debts owed by the European nations to America In 1931, the severity of the depression increased when the Federal Reserve Board raised interest rates In 1932, the unemployment rate in Toledo, Ohio was the worst in the nation at 80% During the Great Depression, in the rural.
US 1/3 of all farmers lost their land In the 1930’s, the Dust Bowl, was a product of changing environmental conditions During the 1930’s, southern rural blacks who moved to northern urban areas None of these answers are correct In 1931 Scottsboro court case saw black teenager accused of rape by two white women In response to the Great Depression, many Mexican Americans left the US entirely In the 1930’s, the largest Japanese and Chinese American populations were found in California During the Great Depression, Asian Americans had trouble competing got jobs with poor white migrants from the Midwest For women, the economic pressures caused by the Great Depression saw men move to jobs traditionally held by women During the Great Depression the divorce rate declined.
As a result of the Great Depression, the social values in the US seemed to change relatively little In the 1930’s, Dale Carnegie’s How to Win Friends and Influence People taught that individual initiative could help people to restore themselves financially During the 1930’s, regarding radio listening was often a community experience The long time censor of Hollywood films in the 1920’s and 1930’s was Will Hays In the 1930’s, all of following films offered social commentary on the US and the Great Depression Except It Happened One Night In the 1930’s, the director Frank Capra typically displayed in his films a populist admiration for ordinary Americans During the 1930’s, American literature offered a greater degree of social commentary that did either radio or movies.
In the 1930’s, all of the following books offered criticism of American society Except Anthony Adverseby Hervy Allen During the1930’s, the most important group within the Popular Front was the Communist Party The “Abraham Lincoln Brigade” is associated with the Spanish Civil War During the 1930’s, the American Communist Party In 1939, after the Soviet Union signed a nonaggression pact with the Nazi Germany, the American Communist Party lost a significant portion of its membership During the 1930’s, the Southern Tenant Farmers Union sought to organize the rural poor across racial lines During the 1930’s the radical left in the US all of these answers is correct (found broad acceptance among both the working class and intellectuals, experienced intense government hostility, saw a widening of the ideological range of mainstream art and politics.
As Herbert Hoover began his presidency, he considered the country to have bright economic future President Herbert Hoover responded to the onset of the Great Depression by urging voluntary cooperation from business leaders As the depression deepened, President Herbert Hoover grew less willing to increase federal spending The Hawley Smoot Tariff on 1930 none of these answers is correct The Hoover administration addressed the economic situation of American farmers with the Agriculture Marketing Act After Democrats won control of the Congress in the 1930 elections, President Herbert Hoover refused to support a more vigorous public spending program for relief The Reconstruction Finance Corporation (RFC) all of these is correct (was to provide federal loans to troubled banks and businesses, was created in the last year of Hoovers administration, included a $1.5 billion public works budget).
In 1932, the Reconstruction Finance Corporation lent funds only to financial institutions with sufficient collateral In 1932, the Farmers Holiday Association was essentially a farmers strike All of the following statements regarding the 1932 “Bonus Army” are true except the army demanded Congress create relief programs for WWI veterans The federal governments response to the Bonus Army included all of these are correct (the use of six tanks to rout the veterans from Washington , General MacArthur exceeding his orders to remove the veterans, the injuring of 100 marchers) Prior to 1932, Franklin.
Roosevelt had been all of the following except vice president of the US In 1932, Franklin Roosevelt’s promise of a “new deal” for America included a commitment to none of these is correct (spend billions of dollars to assist in the economic recovery, provide relief jobs to millions of unemployed Americans, pass legislation establishing a nationwide program of social security) Franklin Roosevelt’s victory over Herbert Hoover in 1932 was a convincing mandate Between his election in 1932 and the inauguration of 1933, Franklin Roosevelt refused to make any deals with the outgoing president, Herbert Hoover