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Franklin D. Roosevelt Crossword

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What month was Franklin Roosevelt born? January
Whats the birthplace of Franklin Roosevelt? Hyde Park New York
Franklin D. Roosevelt's political party. Democratic
The US declared war at the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. World War II
President Roosevelt's economy policies to counter the Great Depression-provided loans and Jobs guaranteed people's bank deposits and regulated the stock market. New Deal
What put FDR in a wheelchair. Polio
Vice president during FDR's first two terms nickname cactus Jack. John Garner
32nd president of the USA Franklin Roosevelt
One of the most active and admired first ladies in history Eleanor Roosevelt
Informal radio specious by FDR to reassure a worried nation. Fireside chats
Vice president during FDR's first term and his successor authorized use of atomic bomb against Japan Harry Truman
Vice president during FDR's third term delivered "The Century of the Common Man" speech. Henry Wallace
How many siblings did Franklin have? None
Franklin was an assistant secretary of the _______ during World War I. Navy
In 1928 he was elected the ___________ of New York. Governor
On August 14, 1935, Franklin D. Roosevelt signed what? Social Security Act
Roosevelt liked collecting what? Stamps
FDR dropped out of _____ school. Law
How many kids did Franklin and Eleanor have together Six
How many terms as president did FDR serve? Four

The Great Depression/The New Deal Crossword

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engagement in business transactions involving considerable risk but offering the chance of large gains, especially trading in commodities, stocks speculation
when panicked sellers traded nearly 16 million shares on the New York Stock Exchange Blacktuesday
The period of declining and lower economic activity in the worldwide economy from the late 1920s through the 1930s Greatdepression
a shanty town built by homeless people in the US during the Great Depression hooverville
A parched region of the Great Plains, including parts of Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Texas, where a combination of drought and soil erosion created enormous dust storms in the 1930s dustbowl
to bring or send back (a person, especially a prisoner of war, a refugee, etc.) to his or her country or land of citizenship. repartriation
A group of government programs and policies established under President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the 1930s; Newdeal
used to describe a series of 30 evening radio conversations (chats) given by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt between 1933 and 1944. firesidechats
the U.S. corporation insuring deposits in the United States against bank failure fdic
was a public work relief program that operated from 1933 to 1942 in the United States for unemployed, unmarried men from relief families as part of the New Deal ccc
was a prime New Deal agency established by U.S. president Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR) in 1933. The goal was to eliminate "cut-throat competition" by bringing industry, labor, and government together to create codes of "fair practices" and set prices nra
the largest and most ambitious American New Deal agency, employing millions of unemployed people WPA
law enacted by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935 to create a system of transfer payments in which younger, working people support older, retired people. SSA
Tariff that that raised import duties to protect American businesses and farmers, adding considerable strain to the international economic climate of the Great Depression. HAWLEY-SMOOT
was a large-scale public works construction agency in the United States headed by Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes. PWA

world war 2 Crossword

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sudden dramatic decline of stock prices across a significant cross-section stock market crash
the deepest and longest-lasting economic downturn in the history of the Western industrialized world great depression
period of severe dust storms that greatly damaged the ecology and agriculture of the US dust bowl
a shantytown built by unemployed and destitute people during the Depression of the early 1930s. hoovervilles
The Tennessee Valley Authority is a federally owned corporation in the United State TVA
FDR'S more conservative approach to battling the Great Depression second new deal
United States labor law which guarantees basic rights of private sector employees to organize into trade unions wagner act
a system of transfer payments in which younger, working people support older, retired people. social security act
As the chair of the United Nations Human Rights Commission eleanor roosovelt
an American politician who served as the 40th Governor of Louisiana huey long
a legislative initiative proposed by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt to add more justices to the U.S. Supreme Court. court packing bill
a leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement, the American labor movement a phillip randolph
United States naval base in Hawaii that was attacked without warning by the Japanese pearl harbor
is the imprisonment or confinement of people, commonly in large groups, without trial. internment
the act of assembling and making both troops and supplies ready for war mobilization
ow each person to have only a fixed amount rationing
providing U.S. military aid to foreign nations during World War II. lend lease
A naval and air battle fought in World War II in which planes from American aircraft carriers blunted the Japanese naval threat in the Pacific Ocean battle of midway
the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II d day
Offensive Operation by the Soviet Union, was the final major offensive of the European theatre of World War II battle of berlin
dropped nuclear weapons on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945, atomic bomb
Laboratory, known as Project Y, was conceived during the early part of World War II los alamos
a research and development project that produced the first nuclear weapons during World War II the Manhattan project
the killing of six million jews holocaust

FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT Word Search

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WWII Crossword Puzzle by Acadia Brown

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a sudden dramatic decline of stock prices across a significant cross-section of a stock market, resulting in a significant loss of paper wealth Stock Market Crash
the economic crisis and period of low business activity in the U.S. and other countries, Great Depression
an area of land where vegetation has been lost and soil reduced to dust and eroded Dust Bowl
a shantytown built by unemployed and destitute people during the Depression of the early 1930s. Hoovervilles
a federal agency that controls the electricity, irrigation and flood control from the dams and reservoirs along the Tennessee River. TVA
the term used by commentators at the time and historians ever since to characterize the second stage, 1935-36, of the New Deal programs of President Franklin D. Roosevelt Second New Deal
labor law which guarantees basic rights of private sector employees to organize into trade unions, engage in collective bargaining for better terms and conditions at work Wagner Act
a system of transfer payments in which younger, working people support older, retired people. social security act
the wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, and a world-renowned advocate of liberal causes in her own right. Eleanor Roosevelt
served as the 40th Governor of Louisiana from 1928 to 1932 and as a member of the United States Senate from 1932 until his assassination in 1935. Huey Long
a legislative initiative proposed by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt to add more justices to the U.S. Supreme Court. Court Packing Bill
a leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement, the American labor movement, and socialist political parties. A. Phillip Randolph
naval base in Hawaii that was attacked without warning by the Japanese air force on December 7, 1941, with great loss of American lives and ships Pearl Harbor
putting a person in prison or other kind of detention, generally in wartime Internment
act of assembling and organizing national resources to support national objectives in time of war or other emergencies Mobilization
allow each person to have only a fixed amount of (a particular commodity). Rationing
the transfer of goods and services to an ally to aid in a common cause with payment made by a return of the original items Lend-Lease
A naval and air battle fought in World War II in which planes from American aircraft carriers blunted the Japanese naval threat in the Pacific Ocean after Pearl Harbor. Battle of Midway
the day in World War II on which Allied forces invaded northern France by means of beach landings in Normandy. D-Day
last major battle in Europe during World War II. It resulted in the surrender of the German army and an end to Adolf Hitler's rule. Battle of Berlin
a bomb that derives its destructive power from the rapid release of nuclear energy by fission of heavy atomic nuclei, causing damage through heat, blast, and radioactivity. Atomic Bomb
An unincorporated community of north-central New Mexico northwest of Santa Fe. Los Alamos
a research and development project that produced the first nuclear weapons during World War II The Manhattan Project
a Jewish sacrificial offering that is burned completely on an altar. Holocaust

Great Depression Crossword Puzzle

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We adapted a policy of _____________ when we fell into depression. Isolationism
The economic crisis that happened in the US and many other nations beginning with the stock market crash in 1929 and continuing through most of the 1930's. Great Depression
October 29, 1929; the day that the stock market crashed. Black Tuesday
Buying a stock with little money down and the promise of paying the debt later in the future. buying on margin
Banks demanded full payments of their loans; there was no protection in place to protect this from happening at the time. calling the loan
The US fell into _____________ when the idea of loans took a wrong turn. depression
A rapid increase in the overall price level. Hyperinflation
A continuous rise in the price of goods and services. inflation
A payment plan that allows customers to make payments in set intervals until the debt is paid. installment plan
A series of reforms enacted by president Franklin Roosevelt between 1933 and 1942 with a goal to relieve and reform Americans and to end the great depression. New Deal
Roosevelt tried to relieve and __________ for the American people. reform
People went to the banks to withdraw all of their money before the banks closed. runs on the banks
A share of ownership in a corporation. stock
A system to buy and sell stocks. stock market
Exercising control over freedom, will, and thoughts of others; authoritarian. totalitarian
Most Americans struggled with ____________ during the Great Depression. unemployment

World War 2 crossword puzzle

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Who was the leader of Nazi Germany during WW2? Adolf Hitler
Who was the leader of Soviet Russia during WW2? Joseph Stalin
Who was the leader of Italy during WW2? Benito Mussolini
Who was the president of the United States during WW2? Franklin Roosevelt
Who was the leader of Japan during WW2? Hideki Tojo
An iconic American battleship sunk at pearl harbor? Arizona
The genecide againt jews during WW2? Holocaust
Who was the leader of the US 7th army? George Patton
What was refered to as the British air force during WW2? RAF
Who was the desert fox? Erwin Rommel
An attack on this country started WW2? Poland
who was an iconic spokeswomen with the iconic phrase "We can do it!"? Rosie the Riveter
A form of government where the leader has complete power? dictatorship
The US program to build the atomic bomb? Manhattan Project
Which form of government was the Allies (except Russia) trying to defend? Democracy
The abbreviation for women airforce service pilots Wasps
The allied invasion of Normandy June 6th 1944 D-day
The last major German offensive of WW2? Battle of the Bulge
The battle which four japanese aircraft carriers were sunk in the Pacific Ocean? Battle of Midway

Franklin D. Roosevelt & the New Deal Crossword

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The 32nd President of the United States and started the New Deal FranklinRoosevelt
a time of widespread economic hardships in the 1930s GreatDepression
1 of the goals the new deal focused on Relief
1 of the goals the new deal focused on Reform
1 of the goals the new deal focused on Recovery
a series of programs put in place by Franklin Roosevelt to recover from the Great Depression NewDeal
provides money to people over the age of 65 and to people who have a disability and cannot work Social Security
a rule or a law Regulation
program created as part of the New Deal to hire people to build streets, parks, libraries, and schools WPA
program created as part of the New Deal to give unemployed men jobs to protect the natural environment CCC
what a worker is paid wage
monitors the stock market and enforces laws regulating the sale of stocks and bonds SEC
An independent federal agency created by Glass-Steagall Reform Act. It insures up to $100,000 for bank deposits, thus helping put faith back into the banks. FDIC
These programs are still used today SS&FDIC
informal talks given by FDR over the radio; sat by White House fireplace; gained the confidence of the people Fireside

The Great Depression 1929-1939 Crossword

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Americans lost their hope and ___________. confidence
Franklin D. Roosevelt promised of a "_____________". New deal
October 1929 the nation was plunged into the "_____________________". great depression
Factories continued to ___________ goods at record rates. Produce
What touched off when people lost confidence in the stock market? chain reaction
Local governments and ___________ did what they could to help people. charities
Congress voted to provide money for the construction of ________. harbors
Franklin D. Roosevelt brought ________, compassion and new ideas. energy
Franklin D. Roosevelt was born in __________. 1882
Franklin D. Roosevelt graduated from ______________ law school. columbia
In 1921 at the age of 39 Franklin D. Roosevelt was stricken with _____________. poliomyelitis
What was the name of the army with 20,000 homeless teens? vagabond army
Roosevelt recuperated at a spa in ______________. georgia
At the Democratic _______________ Convention Roosevelt was cheered as a returning hero. National
Roosevelt surrounded himself with experts in economics, agriculture, and law. These became know as the "____________". brain trust
5,000 banks had failed and most states declared "bank ___________". holidays
Roosevelt closed all banks for how many days? four
Closing all bank caused a "_____" on the banks. run
The Civilian _______________ Corps hired jobless young men and put them to work. conservation
A relief project started in Roosevelt 1st 100 days was the ? (abbreviation) pwa
The Glass - Steagall Banking act was set up in what month ? june
What program aimed to boost farm price? (abbreviation) aaa
What administration worked with business owners and labor unions? (abbreviation) nra
What was the name of the massive storm dust ? black blizzard
Mary Mcleod Bethune was the director of what administration ? (abbreviation) nya

Great Depression Word Search

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