Type
Crossword
Description

Was President from 1929-1933 Herbert Hoover
Another name for a shack or shanty town Hooverville
Increased taxes on imported goods HarleySmootTariff
Caused by heavy winds and droughts in the 1930s Dust Bowl
WW1 Veterans marched on Washington to demand early payment of bonuses Bonus March
Won the election of 1932 Franklin D Roosevelt
Used by FDR to restore confidence in the American people Fireside Chats
Closed banks in March 1933 to restructure banks Emergency Banking Act
The 20th Amendment is also known as what Lame Duck
This program used private companies to hire men to complete projects Public Works Administration
Provided electricity to the people in the South Tennessee Valley Authority
Regulated and Oversees the Stock Market SEC
Created Retirement, aid for dependent children, and unemployment Social Security Act
Who ran against FDR in the Election of 1936? Alf Landon
Popular book by John Steinbeck The Grapes of Wrath
Leader of Germany Hitler
Night of Broken Glass Kristallnacht
Leader of Italy Mussolnini

the Great Depression and the New Deal Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

forming of a theory or conjecture without firm evidence. Speculation
the economic crisis and period of low business activity in the U.S. and other countries Great depression
raised import duties to protect American businesses and farmers Hawley-smoot tariff
a collection of huts and shacks, as at the edge of a city, housing the unemployed during the 1930s. hooverville
the region in the S central U.S. that suffered from dust storms in the 1930s. dust bowl
to send back to one's own country repatriation
the domestic program of the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration new deal
an informal address by a political leader over radio or television, give by presdient rossevelt in the beginning of 1933 fireside chats
independent agency of the federal government responsible for insuring deposits made by individuals and companies in banks FDI
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law corporation
was a public work relief program that operated from 1933 to 1942 in the United States for unemployed CCC
goal was to eliminate "cut-throat competition" by bringing industry, labor, and government together to create codes of "fair practices" and set prices NRA
law passed in 1935 providing old-age retirement insurance, a federal-state program of unemployment compensation, and federal grants for state welfare programs. socialsecurityact
instituting and administering public works in order to relieve national unemployment. WPA
that instituted and administered projects for the construction of public works PWA
October 29, 1929, share prices on the New York Stock Exchange completely collapsed, becoming a pivotal factor in the emergence of the Great Depression Black Tuesday

The Great Depression Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

PAYED FARMERS TO NOT FARM THEIR LAND, AND TO KILL OF ANY EXSESS LIVESTOCK. AGRICULTUREADJUSTMENTACT
THE SHUTTING DOWN OF BANKS FOR A WEKK NATION WIDE. BANKHOLIDAY
OCTOBER 29.1929 BUBBLEBURST
HE MARRIED ELEANOR ROOSELVET FDR
USED TO EASE THE TENSION OF THE PEOPLE ABOUT THE GOVERNMENT BECOMING MORE INVOLVED. FIRESIDECHATS
THREE MONTH PERIOD AFTER FDR'S INAUGURATION. FIRSTHUNDREDDAYS
LEADER OF "FERA" HARRYHOPKINS
PRESIDENT AT THE TIME THE STOCK MARKET CRASHED HERBERTHOOVER
SETTLEMENTS OF SHACKS INHABITED BY TRANSIENTS AND UNEMPLOYED HOOVERVILLES
THE MAIN THING THAT HELPED US GET OUT OF THE GREAT DEPRESSION. NEWDEAL
THEY OPPOSSED THE NEW DEAL IN FRONT OF A NATIONAL AUDIENCE. NEWDEALAGITATORS
FARMERS FROM OKLAHOMA THAT FLED THE DUST BOWL. OKIES
A BILL THAT WOULD PROVIDE WW1 VETERANS WITH A BONUS CHECK. PATMANBILL
THE ELECTION OF 1936 WAS WON BY FDR. THIS WAS HIS.... TERM AS PRESIDENT. SECOND
THIS PLACED A HIGH TAX ON LARGE INCOMES. SHARETHEWEALTH
10 THOUSAND WW1 VETERANS THAT MARCHED IN WASHINGTON DEMANING THEIR PAYMENT. THEBONUSARMY
WAS HUEY LONG'S NICK NAME. KINGFISH
ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS NEW DEAL ERA PHOTOS. THEMIGRANTMOTHER
WHO'S FAMOUS QUOTE?... "THE ONLY THING WE HAVE TO FEAR IS FEAR ITSELF." THEODOREROOSEVELT
THE DR. WHO PROPOSED THE TOWNSEND PLAN. TOWNSEND

The Great Depression Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Region of the Great Plains dustbowl
The central bank of the U.S. federal reserve
unable to pay debts bankrupt
an exchange where security trading is conducted by professional stockbrokers stockmarket
when a bank takes back a property and auctions it off foreclosure
a government tax on imports or exports tariff
aid given to the american public by the government relief
to be without a job unemployment
unplanned slum development on the margins of cities shantytowns
the steep fall in the prices of stocks due to widespread financial panic stockmarket crash
a condition in which production of goods exceeds the demand for them overproduction
was the president of the U.S. from 1923-1933 Herbert Hoover
money or goods or services owed by one person to another debt
program to prevent the disasters from the Great Depression reform
the economic crisis and period of low business activity in the U.S. and other countries the Great Depression
a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment depression
October 29th, 1929 Black Tuesday
WWI vets that marched to D.C. in 1932 to demand the immediate payment of their government war bonuses in cash Bonus Army
Small ownership of a company stock
common term for transients who wandered the country often by riding the rails int he 1930's hoboes

The Great Depression/The New Deal Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Nazi Germany Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The political party that dominated Germany from 1933-1945 Nazi
The leader of Germany from 1933-1945; nicknamed die fuhrer Hitler
The leader of the SS troops Himmler
Institutionalized many of the racial theories prevalent in Nazi ideology Nuremberg Laws
The interwar-period government that (1918-1933) Wiemar Republic
Served as the second president of Germany Paul von Hindenburg
The name of the book Hitler wrote while incarcerated Mein Kampf
The event that marked the turning point between passive and aggressive anti-semitic actions kristallnacht
The Nazi party paramilitary troops SS troops
The symbol adopted by the Nazi's Swastika
The name Hitler gave to his government Third Reich
Event that allowed Hitler's Nazis to convince the people to vote for them instead of the popular communist party Reichstag FIre
Hitler's idea of the master race Aryan Race
Hitler's attempt to carry out his "Final solution" Holocaust
Capital of Germany where the 1936 Olympics were held Berlin
The African-American man who upstaged Hitler by winning a gold in the Olympics Jesse Owen
The event in which Hitler ordered the Gestapo and SS to take out rival Nazi leaders night of the long knives
The Nazi secret police Gestapo
Name of the German air force Luftwaffe

Unit 6 Crossword Review

Type
Crossword
Description

Percentage of the U.S. workforce unemployed by 1933 (round up) 25
Devastated farmers even worse during the Great Depression Dust Bowl
Many families left the Dust Bowl and headed here California
In May 1932 the Senate voted down a bill that would have given WWI veterans their _________ early bonus
Stock market crash was the sole cause of the Great Depression (True or False) False
Won the 1932 election in a landslide victory FDR
Where the Dust Bowl was located Great Plains
Nickname given by the media to WWI veterans marching to D.C. for their bonuses Bonus Army
Buying stocks through mostly borrowing money buying on margin
October 29, 1929 became known as Black Tuesday
A cause of the Great Depression where companies make more goods than people can buy, causing a decrease in sales overproduction
When many depositors decide to withdraw their money at one time bank run
A long period of rising stock prices bull market
Making investments in hope that prices will go up, yielding a quick windfall speculation
Shantytowns newly homeless people built Hoovervilles
unemployed Americans who rode the rails hoboes
Under the National Industrial Recovery Act, business, labor, and the government were allowed to cooperate in setting up these codes of fair competition
NRA was declared unconstitutional (true or false) true
This was declared in order to prevent bank runs bank holiday
Tried to help farmers by paying farmers to produce less food AAA
Process set up by the Wagner Act whereby union members could take complaints to a neutral party who would listen to both sides and decide on the issue binding arbitration
Economic recovery from the Great Depression wouldn't end until this WW2
Period between March 9 and June 6, 1933 when Congress passed 15 major acts to help the Depression Hundred Days
One of the first things that Roosevelt set out to do was restore confidence in these banks
This established the principle that the federal government should be responsible for citizens who, through no fault of their own, were unable to work SSA
Wagner Act guaranteed workers the right to unionize and ___________ collective bargaining

Boom to Bust Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a town built for homeless people HOOVERVILLE
Period when people were in debt, starvation, & separation of families GREAT DEPRESSION
the region in the S central U.S. that suffered from dust storms in the 1930s. DUST BOWL
President Franklin Roosevelt's program to alleviate the problems of the great Depression, focusing on relief for the needy, economic recovery, and financial reform NEW DEAL
an amendment ratified on December 5, 1933 that repealed the 18th Amendment which had mandated nationwide prohibition on alcohol 21ST AMENDMENT
In 1935, this was the worst dust storm in Texas, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Colorado BLACK SUNDAY
a system for buying and selling stocks or a place where stocks are bought and sold STOCK MARKET
Republican candidate who assumed the presidency in March 1929 promising the American people prosperity and attempted to first deal with the Depression by trying to restore public faith in the community HERBERT HOOVER
32nd US President - He began New Deal programs to help the nation out of the Great Depression, and he was the nation's leader during most of WWII FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
When the stock market prices fell very low or were very cheap STOCK MARKET CRASH
a windstorm that lifts up clouds of dust or sand DUST STORM
October 29, 1929 is the day that the stock market crashed BLACK TUESDAY
group of African American leaders who served as unoffical advisors to FDR BLACK CABINET
Became Pres. after the death of Harding CALVIN COOLLIDGE
(tax on imports) on foreigh goods HIGH TRAIFFS
The gov't spends more money the it brings in from taxes DEFICTIT SPENDING
Required a social security tax to be taken out of every workers paycheck SOCIAL SECURITY ACT
1st action as pres. BANK HOLIDAY
In 1924 Congress approved a bonus payment to all who served during WW1 BONUS ARMY MARCH
Paid farmers not to produce certain crops (cotton, Wheat, Tabocco, Corn, ect) AGRICULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ACT

New Deal Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

lines where people receive free food Breadlines
homes for the homeless Hoovervilles
drought in the 1920-1930s Dust Bowl
people forced to move out of Oklahoma during the start of Depression Okies
radio series given by FDR Fireside Chat
unemployment, old-age insurance & welfare programs Social Security Act
signaled the start of the Great Depression Stock Market Crash
the day when stock prices fell sharply in the Great Clash Black Tuesday
group of government programs & policies under FDR's control New Deal
legislation that dealt with the status of Native Americans Indian New Deal
system where the government protects the well-being of it's citizens Welfare State

The Great Depression Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

The great Deprression and the New Deal Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

one who buys property or goods to resale after a general rise in value Speculation
in 1929 share prices on NYSE collapsed, reason for Great Depression BlackTuesday
deepest and longest economic downturn in U.S history in 1929 GreatDepression
tarrif act in 1930 that raised tariffs on over 20,000 imported goods Hawley-SmootTarrif
A Nickname tp shanty town built by homeless during the presidency of Herbert Hoover Hooverville
severe dusts stroms that greatly impacted agriculture DustBowl
is the process of returninga person to his place of origin repatriation
series of social liberal programs between 1933-1938 NewDeal
evening radio conversations given by FDR fireside chats
responsible for insuring deposits made by peopel and companies FederalDeposit
a company or group of people authorized to be a single entity Coporation
public relief program for unemployed unmarried man CivilianConvervation
to regulate industries in an attempt to raise prices NationalRecovery
large-scale public construction agency created by the National Industries Recovery act PublicWorks
largest New Deal agency for unemployed people WorksProgress
It created a uniquely American solution to the problem of old-age pensions SocialSecurityAct