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time
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Claire
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Great Depression Crossword Puzzle

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Description

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

1920s Great Depression Word Search

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government
credit
poverty
money
foreclosure
income
econemy
Hoovervilles
Hoover
unemployment
stockmarket
banks
Rosevellt
crash
stocks
dust
drought
poor
war
depression

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
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BUD NOT BUDDY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who is the main character in the story? Bud
Who is Bud's grandfather? CALLOWAY
What do you call a child with no parents? ORPHAN
What state is the city of Detroit located? MICHIGAN
Who was the kid that bullied Bud? TODDY
What nickname did the Devastors give to Bud? SLEEPYLABONE
What period of time did the story take place? THEDEPRESSION
What is the last of Bud's foster family? AMOS
What big city did Ms. Hill relocate to once she got married? CHICAGO
Angela and Bud's last name. CALDWELL
Where did Bud and Bug's go to hop the train to Chicago? THREADCRICK
With whom did Bud share his first kiss? DEZAMALONE
What did Bud keep in his suitcase that gave him hope? FLYERS
What genre of music did the Dusky Devastators of the Depression play? BLUES
Who was the woman who persuaded Calloway to give Bud a chance? MISSTHOMAS

Speed, Distance & Time Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A bus Travels 222 miles in 6 hours. What was the average speed of the bus? 37
Thomas drives 130 miles at an average speed of 40 mph. How long does the journey take him? 3.25
A jumbo jet flies at 484 mph for 4 hours and 30 minutes. How far does the jet travel? 2178
Greg & Kevin both travel between two towns that are 90 miles apart. Greg drives and it takes him 1 hour 30 minutes. Kevin cycles and it takes him 7 hours and 30 minutes. Calculate the difference between their average speed. 48
Harry catches the train from Belfast to Dublin at 4pm. The average speed of the train is 70mph and the distance from Belfast to Dublin is 105 miles. What time does Harry arrive in Dublin? 5.30
The distance from Sunderland to Wigan is 150 miles. Mollie leaves Sunderland in her car at 07.50. Her average speed on the journey is 60mph. What time does she arrive in Wigan? 10.20
The speed limit on a road is 40mph. A scooter drives 9 miles in 13 minutes. Is her breaking the speed limit? yes
The distance from junction 19 to junction 20 on a motorway is 14 miles. Bethany drove the distance in 15 minutes. Max drove the distance at a speed of 52 mph. Who was faster? Bethany
A cheetah runs at an average speed of 72 mph for 20 minutes. How far did it travel? 21.6
Convert 1 hour 24 minutes to decimals 1.4
Convert a speed of 8 m/s to mph 18
Laura drives for 3 hours at 44mph. Clare drives 144 miles in 4 hours. Who travels the greater distance? Clare
Andrew rows at an avergae speed of 2 metre per second. How long does it take him to row 1.5km (in minutes)? 12.5
Nikki has to travel a total of 351 miles. She travels the first 216 miles in 4 hours. If her average speed remains the same, calculate the total time for the complete journey. 6.5
Chris cycles at an average speed of 8mph. If he cycles for 6 and a half hours, how far does he travel? 52
John can type 960 words in 20 minutes. Calculate his typing speed in words per minute 48

Investing Terms Word Search

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consumer
owner
google
new york stock exchange
mcdonalds
apple
microsoft
seller
buyer
trade
nasdaq
great depression
money
companies
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skyrocket
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stock
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The Jazz Age Crossword

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Crossword
Description

First man to make a solo transatlantic flight Charles Lindbergh
One of the most well known baseball players of all time Babe Ruth
Author of The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald
A notorious gangster that worked in Chicago Al Capone
Founder of the car company Ford and the assembly line Henry Ford
A famous flapper, author, and painter Zelda Fitzgerald
Won the presidential election by a landslide in 1920 Warren G. Harding
Was passed in 1920 which allowed women to vote 19th Amendment
A pact that the U.S. signed that “outlawed war” Kellogg-Briand Pact
This leads to the “Great Depression” Stock Market Crash

The Crash of 1929 Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The 31st President Hoover
What graph does Math, Science, and statistics follow? Bell Curve
Who said "What goes up must come down?" Newton
Complete the name: "Wall ..." Street
What year eas the Stock Market Crash? 1929
What well-known event did the Crash of 1929 affect? The Great Depression
The suicide businessmen were called the ____ of '29 Jumpers
What closed nationwide during and after the crash? Banks
Who was the president after President Hoover? Franklin D. Roosevelt
What was the acronym of Dow Jones Industrial Average? DOW
What event help get the U.S out of the Depression? WWII
What was the presintation about? Crash of 29

Great Depression Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

October 29, 1929; the day the US stock market crashed. Black Tuesday
Purchasing stock with little money, promising that you will pay it back later buying on margin
Banks demanded full payment of thier loans, which there was no law or protection against a this time calling the loan
A period during which buisness, employment, and stock market values decline serverely or remain at a low level of activity depression
The economic crisis and period of low buisness acivity in the US and other countries, roughly beginning with the stock market crash in october 1929 and contuinuing through most of the 1930's Great Depression
A period of very rapid increaces in the overall price level Hyperinflaton
the continuous rise in price of goods and services inflation
a payment plan that allows customers to make payments at set intervals over a period of time until the total debt is paid off installment plan
a national policy of avoiding world affairs isolationism
the improvment or amendment of something that is wrong or unsatisfactory reform
people went to the banks to withdrawl all their monet runs on the banks
a share of ownership in a corporation stock
a system for buying and selling shares of companies stock market
A series of reforms enacted by Franklin Roosevelt between 1933 and 1942 with the goal of ending the Great Depression by providing relif and reform for the american people New Deal
exercising control over the freedom, will, or thought of others, authoritian Tolitarian
joblessness unemployment

The Great Depression Crossword

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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