1930's Crossword Puzzle

During the Great Depression, Americans lost their...
in what month of 1929 did stock prices collapse w/little warning
On the day the stock market crashed 8 ___________ dollars was lost
the name of a makeshift town was set up in front of the nations capital by protesters
A dam built in Colorado, funded by the government to create jobs (original name)
in 1921 at the age of 39, Franklin Roosevelt was diagnosed with...
The first woman to hold a cabinet post (last name)
The 13 million unemployed during the 4 months between Roosevelts election and his inauguration. Know as the ____________ army.
during the period between election and inauguration of a new official, the current office holder is known as....
A series of legislative proposals that brought dramatic changes, launched by roosevelt
Abbreviation for Civilian Conservation Corps
the federal government would _____ peoples bank deposits
One of the most successful programs to transform the nations farmland, the __________ valley authority
When farmers made no attempt to conserve topsoil
the dust bowl was situated through out 4 states, Colorado, kansas, new mexico,and ________
The TVA took over the _______ dam
movies at a theater cost a ______
Roosevelt did not want to ________ southern whites with new deal policies

The Great Depression 1929-1939 Crossword

The Great Depression 1929-1939 Crossword

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

1920's-1930's Crossword

1920's-1930's Crossword

Who promised voters of a "new deal"
Program aimed at reducing suffering
program that were broader efforts to revive business and agriculture
this program instituted new regulations to correct problems that contributed to the depression
Dust storm that damaged the ecology
An army of about 20,000 homeless teenagers
dust storm that lifted about 300 million tons of topsoil into the air
families that packed their belongings and headed west to find work were called?
Farm Security Administration
Tennessee Valley Authority
Rural Electrification administration
What did critics call the radio
Works progress administration
What state was FDR born in
an elected official whose time in an office or position will soon end
when all banks are closed or hours are reduced is called?
civilian conservation corps
national youth administration
Social Security Board
National Labor Relations Board

The Great Depression/The New Deal Crossword

The Great Depression/The New Deal Crossword

engagement in business transactions involving considerable risk but offering the chance of large gains, especially trading in commodities, stocks
when panicked sellers traded nearly 16 million shares on the New York Stock Exchange
The period of declining and lower economic activity in the worldwide economy from the late 1920s through the 1930s
a shanty town built by homeless people in the US during the Great Depression
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
to bring or send back (a person, especially a prisoner of war, a refugee, etc.) to his or her country or land of citizenship.
A group of government programs and policies established under President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the 1930s;
used to describe a series of 30 evening radio conversations (chats) given by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt between 1933 and 1944.
the U.S. corporation insuring deposits in the United States against bank failure
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
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
the largest and most ambitious American New Deal agency, employing millions of unemployed people
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.
Tariff that that raised import duties to protect American businesses and farmers, adding considerable strain to the international economic climate of the Great Depression.
was a large-scale public works construction agency in the United States headed by Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes.

the great depression & the new deal Crossword

the great depression & the new deal  Crossword

2.investment in stocks, property, or other ventures in the hope of gain but with the risk of loss
1.October 29, 1929. On this date, share prices on the New York Stock Exchange completely collapsed, becoming a pivotal factor in the emergence of the Great Depression.
1.a drastic decline in the world economy resulting in mass unemployment and widespread poverty that lasted from 1929 until 1939
raised U.S. tariffs on over 20,000 imported goods to record levels.
1.a shantytown built by unemployed and destitute people during the Depression of the early 1930s.
1.an area of land where vegetation has been lost and soil reduced to dust and eroded, especially as a consequence of drought or unsuitable farming practice.
returning a person to their place of origin or citizenship
massive public works program, complemented by the large-scale granting of loans
one of a series of radio broadcasts made by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt to the nation
•a group of people elected to govern a city, town, or borough
provided work and vocational training for unemployed single young men
eliminate "cut-throat competition" by bringing industry, labor and government together to create codes of "fair practices" and set prices.
large-scale public works construction agency in the United States headed by Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes
providing employment to more than 2 million unemployed people in the U.S. during economic crisis.
social welfare legislative act which created the Social Security system in the United States

Franklin D. Roosevelt Crossword

Franklin D. Roosevelt Crossword

What month was Franklin Roosevelt born?
Whats the birthplace of Franklin Roosevelt?
Franklin D. Roosevelt's political party.
The US declared war at the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
President Roosevelt's economy policies to counter the Great Depression-provided loans and Jobs guaranteed people's bank deposits and regulated the stock market.
What put FDR in a wheelchair.
Vice president during FDR's first two terms nickname cactus Jack.
32nd president of the USA
One of the most active and admired first ladies in history
Informal radio specious by FDR to reassure a worried nation.
Vice president during FDR's first term and his successor authorized use of atomic bomb against Japan
Vice president during FDR's third term delivered "The Century of the Common Man" speech.
How many siblings did Franklin have?
Franklin was an assistant secretary of the _______ during World War I.
In 1928 he was elected the ___________ of New York.
On August 14, 1935, Franklin D. Roosevelt signed what?
Roosevelt liked collecting what?
FDR dropped out of _____ school.
How many kids did Franklin and Eleanor have together
How many terms as president did FDR serve?

Theodore Roosevelt Fast Facts Crossword

Theodore Roosevelt Fast Facts Crossword

On what day did both Roosevelt's wife and mother die on?
What was Roosevelt's first wife's name?
What well known person's funeral procession did Roosevelt witness as a child?
After the assignation of ____________ _______________, Teddy Roosevelt became president.
What party did Roosevelt form after losing the election in 1912?
What city was Teddy Roosevelt born in?
What is the famous domestic program that was developed during Roosevelt's presidency that focused on consumer protection?
What medal was Teddy Roosevelt awarded for in 1898 following the Spanish American War?
At what school did Roosevelt meet his first wife?
How many children did Theodore Roosevelt have?
What war did Roosevelt help resolve in 1905?
What group did Teddy Roosevelt help organize to fight during the Spanish American War?
Teddy Roosevelt was ______________ by a naval officer in a boxing fight during his term in the white house.
What famous award did Roosevelt gain after his efforts for the disputes between Russia and Japan?
After leaving the presidency in 1909, Roosevelt ventured on a ten-month long __________.
What sport was Roosevelt influential in shaping?
What martial art was Teddy Roosevelt credited for bringing into the White House during his term?
Roosevelt was creditied with being part of what act in 1903?
What month did Roosevelt die in 1919?
What did President Roosevelt add to the Monroe Doctrine in 1904?

FDR and The New Deal Crossword

FDR and The New Deal Crossword

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

Great Depression Crossword Puzzle

Great Depression Crossword Puzzle

We adapted a policy of _____________ when we fell into depression.
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.
October 29, 1929; the day that the stock market crashed.
Buying a stock with little money down and the promise of paying the debt later in the future.
Banks demanded full payments of their loans; there was no protection in place to protect this from happening at the time.
The US fell into _____________ when the idea of loans took a wrong turn.
A rapid increase in the overall price level.
A continuous rise in the price of goods and services.
A payment plan that allows customers to make payments in set intervals until the debt is paid.
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.
Roosevelt tried to relieve and __________ for the American people.
People went to the banks to withdraw all of their money before the banks closed.
A share of ownership in a corporation.
A system to buy and sell stocks.
Exercising control over freedom, will, and thoughts of others; authoritarian.
Most Americans struggled with ____________ during the Great Depression.

New Deal Programs Crossword

New Deal Programs Crossword

What does CCC stand for?
On what year did congress pass the utility holding company act?
The TVA legislation is named after what valley in the U.S?
Roosevelt inaugurated the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) on what year?
What far reaching program was attempted in 1933 to coordinate business and labor and to address unemployment?
What did conservatives charge Social Security as being?
What is the most revolutionary New Deal reform for America?
On what year was the most revolutionary New Deal reform created?
The Roosevelt administration was committed to repealing what?
What does FERA stand for?

Progressivism Crossword

Progressivism  Crossword

An economic system in which all industy is controlled by the government and there are no private businesses
A comprimise that settled a coal miners' strike in 1902
Nickname for journalists in the progressive era who wrote about society's problems
Part of the constitution guranteed woman's suffrage
Passed in 1913 and reduced import taxes to their lowest level
Forbade shipping companies from accepting rebates
International workers believed this type of economic system was bad for workers
President roosevelt urged this process to settle a coal miners' strike in 1902
Passed in 1913 and created a three tiered banking system that still exists today
Proggresive politician became president after william mckinley was assassinated
Elected in 1908 with the help of an edorsement by T. Roosevelt
Raised to an all time high during the 1920s to help american businesses
Name for the most daring women of the 1920s
T. Roosevelts plan in the 1912 election to protect workers, ensure public health, and regulate business
Event of October 29, 1929 that marked the end of the roaring 20s and began the Great depression