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what appeals to the public most mass culture
goods that people can buy as distinct from the factories and machines that are necessary to make consumer goods consumer goods
people would hire him to make things more efficient frederick taylor
most of the credit for the assembly line went to him henry ford
makes factory work more efficient assembly line
henry ford's car model t ford
more people lived in cities than in small rural towns/areas urbanization
morality depends on who you are, relative to who you are moral relativism
the idea of having things is more important than your duty materialism
almost every american home owned one of these radio
people went to these as an activity movies
when people lost their sense of individual accomplishment, this made it better spectator sports
first guy to fly across the ocean, he symbolized the best of old traditional America and new modern America Charles lindbergh
the name of the group of writers that talked about disillusionment lost generation
first time that african americans were living together in groups, pride in being an african american harlem renaissance
the idea that whatever the Bible says is true fundamentalism
first being of the growth of women's rights and women's liberation sexual revolution
they made and distributed alcohol when the Prohibition was put into act bootleggers
the trial that hoped would show that the law banning evolution is ridiculous scopes trial
they hated the Jews and Catholics second ku klux klan
it ends open immigration, wants to keep foreigners out and bring more white protestants in national origins act
the stock market crash of 1929 black tuesday
when people lost their homes, people built shacks for themselves hoovervilles
he reassured people that things are going to get better hoover's response
he could understand the pain that the people were going through during the depression FDR
using the federal government to end the depression and improve the economy new deal
immediate help to people who need it relief
getting the economy going again reform
fixing the government so that the depression doesn't happen again reform
all banks are closed and stay closed until FDR allows them to be open bank holiday
a government promise that if a bank loses your money, the government will give you your money back FDIC
created a security exchange commission to help the stock market + includes bookkeeping SEC
attempt to help factory workers + price controls on their businesses NRA
designed to solve the problem of the unemployed young men CCC
created dams across the rivers + brought cheap electricity and jobs TVA
pays the farmers to grow less AAA
they lead a lot more strikes CIO unions
the workers refuse to work, the workers sit down and don't leave the factory sit-down strikes
he helped the poor huey long
they hired artists and writers to give them jobs WPA
it says that unions have to negotiate with unions wagner act
designed to give the elderly retirement money, direct relationship to every citizen social security act
roosevelt communicated with people through radio broadcasts, made people feel like he cared about them fireside chats
roosevelt wants to add 6 more justices to the court so that he can get his way court-packing scheme
creates the first minimum wage and sets work hours fair labor and standards act
we should pay as much money as we can when we have a bad economy, more working people means more tax Keynesian economics
the idea that different groups in society need different things broker state
african-americans were being added into government positions for the first time black cabinet
a committed advocate for women's rights eleanor roosevelt
the first female cabinet member frances perkins
the government is responsible for your well being welfare state

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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

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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

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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

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The Great Depression Crossword

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On June 5, 1933, the U.S. abandoned this, which allowed for money to be printed and put into circulation to allow access to credit and help people have money to spend. Gold Standard
Name of Franklin D. Roosevelt's plan to restore, regenerate and revitalize America's economy. The New Deal
Makeshift towns made of shacks that sprang up as people lost their jobs and houses. Shantytowns
Name of the president in office when the Great Depression began & whose efforts to combat its effects proved to be too little. Herbert Hoover
educational pep talks by FDR on the radio that helped keep Americans informed of his efforts to rebuild and restore confidence in the U.S. government and economy. Fireside Chats
October 29, 1929: the day the stock market collapsed & triggered the Great Depression Black Tuesday
This famous author wrote books that symbolized struggles faced by displaced workers & families, such as Of Mice and Men John Steinbeck
It was during this time period that more than 15 New Deal programs were passed by Congress and put into effect to combat the Great Depression The Hundred Days
Nickname given to Southwestern Great Plains region of U.S. after suffering severe drought & being overused by farmers. The Dust Bowl
Key cause of the stock market crash; people buying stocks above their value expecting them to continue to rise. over speculation
When a bank's liabilities exceed the value of its assets Bank failure
The central bank of the U.S. Federal reserve

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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

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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

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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

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NEW REPUBLIC Crossword

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America's first president George Washington
Americas third president Thomas Jefferson
Americas second president John Adams
US position during French Revolution and the war between France and Great Britain. Neutrality
First Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Also authored a treaty with Britain. First name is John Jay
What did Hamilton want to help the economy. Jefferson felt it was unconstitutional. National Bank.
What party wanted a strong Central government. Federalists
What party wanted strong State Governments Republicans.
Important Presidential precedent of George Washington. Now a law Two Terms
One thing Washington warned against in his farewell address. Political Parties
Proclamation of Neutrality forbid Americans to get involved in the war between the French and British
If you are from another country you aren a Alien
Group of Presidential Advisors Cabinet
First Secretary of the Treasury - Leader of Federalists Alexander Hamilton
Secretary of State - Leader of Democratic - Republicans (Republicans) Thomas Jefferson
Who shot Alexander Hamilton Aaron Burr
Money a country owes Debt
Uprising stopped by soldiers led by Washington proving the stregnth of the new government. Whiskey Rebellion
Scandal - France asked for a bribe XYZ Affair
Supported Farmers Republicans
Supported Strong federal Government Federalists
Supported State Governments Republicans
Supported loose construction of Constitution Republicans
Supported Bussiness and Trade Federalists
Law passed by Federalists-Signed by Adams that targeted whichgroup of people. Alien Act
Law passed by Federalists-Signed by Adams that made it a crime to criticize the government and/or President Sedition Act
Two laws signed by Adams that were so unpopular that he lost the election of 1800 Alien and Sedition Acts

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U.S. History: Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus Rosa Parks
first black justice on the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
student non-violent coordinating committee SNCC
formed to use activism and non-violent protest to bring an end to segregation SCLC
law designed to help end formal and informal barriers to African American suffrage (1965) Voting Rights Act
made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal (1964) Civil Rights Act
rode on interstate buses into the segregated southern U.S. to test the ruling of unsegregated public places Freedom Riders
overturned Plessy v. Ferguson Brown v Board
boycott of city buses led by Dr. MLK Montgomery Bus Boycott
segregation imposed by law de jure
segregation resulting from economic or social conditions or personal choice de facto
state level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy tests and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
led black community to peaceful nonviolence protests against the injustices they faced MLK
association founded in 1909 to work for racial equality NAACP
activist in civil rights; leader of SNCC Stokely Carmichael
1963 demonstration in which more than 200,000 people rallied for economic equality and civil rights March on Washington
organization of militant African Americans founded in 1966 Black Panthers
social movement in the U.S. in which people organized to demand equal rights for African Americans and other minorities Civil Rights Movement
required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote poll taxes
first black major league baseball player Jackie Robinson
Arkansas governor Orval Faubus called the National Guard to keep black students from enrolling in Little Rock's Central High School; President Eisenhower sent the Army to force integration for the students Little Rock Nine
organized the United Farm Workers Cesar Chavez

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Russian Revolution Crossword

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Marxists tried to ignite revolution among this group, who were the growing class of factory and railroad workers, miners, and urban wage earners. Proletariat
Councils of workers and soldiers. Soviet
Communist party officials assigned to the army to teach party principles and ensure party loyalty. Commissar
The Soviet Union developed this type of economy, in which government officials made all basic economic decisions. Command Economy
State owned farms, large farms owned and operated by peasants as a group. Collectives
Wealthy peasants who Stalin sought out to destroy. Kulak
In this form of government, a one-party dictatorship attempts to regulate every aspect of the lives of its citizens. Totalitarian Society
The belief that there is no God, an official state policy regarding religion. Atheism
This was instated to boost socialism by showing Soviet life in a positive light. Socialist Realism
Secret Police. Cheka
This man set up 5 year plans to make Russia into a modern industrial power. Joseph Stalin
This man was the leader of the Russian Bolshevik Party. He promised peace, bread, and land. Vladimir Lenin
The communist Reds
Counterrevolutionaries who remained loyal to the czars. Whites
In this reign of terror, Stalin and his secret police cracked down and killed many. Old Bolsheviks party activist from the early days. Stalin and his secret police did this due to Stalin's obsessive fears that rival party leaders were plotting against him. Great Purge
This was the name of the communist party newspaper. This word also means Truth. Pravda
A group led by Lenin who soon became the dominant political power. Bolsheviks
A man convicted in a seven-minute trial for being accused of drawing anti-Stalin caricature. Nikolai Getman
This represented industrial workers to the Soviet Union. Hammer
This represented agricultural worker to the soviet union. Sickle

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