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FDR
Klu Klux Klan
WWII
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Racism
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Collective Bargaining
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Relief
New Deal
Great Depression
Stock Market
Great Migration
Blues
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The New Deal Crossword

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This program paid farmers not to produce crops. It also paid them not to raise pigs and lambs. AAA
Served as the “watchdog” to protect people who invest money from stock market fraud, deception, and insider trading on Wall Street. SEC
established programs to give assistance to the unemployed, dependent mothers, children, and the physically disabled. Today this covers 40 million Americans and accounts for ¼ of the federal budget. SSA
Sent mostly young, unemployed men to work on conservation projects in rural areas for about $1 per day. CCC
Was the largest New Deal agency, which employed millions of people. WPA
Provided flood control, electricity, fertilizer, manufacturing, and economic development in Tennessee Valley TVA
The Wagner Act helped to organize labor and collectively bargain NLRB
Established minimum wage of 40 cents per hour and maximum workweek of 40 hours for businesses involved in interstate commerce or trade FLSA
Restored competition, stopped prices and wages from going down. Organized fair trade codes. NRA
Insures your money in banks. FDIC

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

JIM CROW LAWS and SEGREGATION Word Search

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KU KLUX KLAN
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
EMMETT TILL
BLACK POWER MOVEMENT
PROTEST
JIM CROW LAWS
LYNCH MOB
WHITES ONLY
CIVIL RIGHTS
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR
INEQUALITY
COLORED
RACISM
SEGREGATION

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

The Great Depression Crossword

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small insect that feeds off the cotton plant Boll Weevil
Drought is a prolonged period of abnormally low rainfall Drought
crops that are made to sell not to be used. Cash Crop
October 29. 1929 stock market crash caused Americans to lose millions of dollars. This was the start of the depression Stock Market Crash
The percentage of people who are without work in the population Unemployment rate
When the bank runs out of money due to the amount of people withdrawing money at one time. Bank Failure
A series of programs created by Roosevelt to bring an end to the Depression New Deal
brought power to rural Georgia giving the farmers the opportunity to receive new technology to help them produce crops Rural Electrification
gave money for the elderly, disabled and families of those who passed away. This helped those who found getting a job difficult Social Security Act
paid Georgia farmers to not produce cotton or tobacco but brought the end to sharecropping and tenant farming. AAA
created jobs for the unemployed and required them to send their pay home to their families CCC
Governor elected to Georgia 4 times that ran on the side of the rural farmer. Eugene Talmadge

FDR and The New Deal Crossword

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Last name of the man dangerous to American capitalism and was an activist towards Socialism. Long
These types of programs were used throughout the New Deal. Progressive
New Deal programs were coined the term: Alphabet Soup
the new deal program that built the hydro-electric dam TVA
This person did all the campaigning for the second New Deal (first name) Eleanor
Economic advisers that created programs for employment Brain Trust
Huey Long was _________ assassinated
trying to put money in the economy hoping it would take off pump priming
the time period in which FDR produced more reforms than any other president 100 Days
FDR closed the banks so people could put their money back. This was a Bank Holiday
The SCC was the "____ ___" of the stock markets watch dog
Priest who had the idea of social security Caughlin
movie that people would go watch during the Depression wizard of oz
This massive storm hits in the middle of FDR's new deal process Dust Bowl
President before FDR that made matters worse. (last name) Hoover

Great Depression Word Search

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stock Market crash
bank failure
masks
Pain
Death
Thirst
Dust
Struggle
WW1
Hooverblankets
Hooverville
FDR
depression
lack
Dust bowl
Hunger
Hoover

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

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

Reconstruction after the civil war Word Search

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Reconstruction
Carpetbaggers
Eighteen sixtyfive
Twelve years
Farms
Thirteenth amendment
Segregation
Poll tax
Andrew Johnson
Black codes
Abraham Lincoln
Slavery
Emancipation proclamation
Klu klux klan
Reconstruction era