FDR's New Deal Programs

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Identify programs and their purposes


 
  
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CCC stands for
 
Civilian Conservation Corps
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Year CCC was passed
 
1933
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Purpose of the CCC
 
Gave jobs to unemployed single men planting trees, building bridges, and creating new parks....
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NIRA stands for?
 
National Industrial Recovery Act
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WPA stands for?
 
Works Progress Administration
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Year NIRA was passed?
 
1933
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Year WPA was passed?
 
1935
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Type of help offered by the CCC?
 
Employment help
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Type of help offered by the NIRA?
 
Business help and reform
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Type of help offered by the WPA?
 
Employment help
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What does FERA stand for?
 
Federal Emergency Relief Administration
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When was FERA passed?
 
1933
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What was the purpose of the WPA?
 
Create jobs: build schools, hospitals, parks, playgrounds, and airports. It gave artists, musicians,...
14
What was the purpose of FERA?
 
Gave money to state and local agencies for use in relief projects for the 13 million unemployed...
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What does EBRA stand for?
 
Emergency Banking Relief Act
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What does FDIC stand for?
 
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
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What does SEC stand for?
 
Securities and Exchange Commission
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What does TVA stand for?
 
Tennessee Valley Authority
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What does AAA stand for?
 
Agricultural Adjustment Act
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When was the AAA passed?
 
1933
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When was the REA passed?
 
1933
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What does REA stand for?
 
Rural Electrification Administration
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When was the TVA passed?
 
1933
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When was the SEC passed?
 
1934
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When was the FDIC passed?
 
1933
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When was EBRA passed?
 
1933
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What was the purpose fo the AAA?
 
The government paid farmers not to grow certain crops (thereby stopping surplusses). Farmers...
28
What was the purpose of the TVA?
 
Built 40 dams on the Tennessee River to control flooding and produce inexpensive electricity....
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What the purpose of the FDIC?
 
Protected deposits in banks approved by the government up to $5,000 ($100,000 today).
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What was the purpose of the REA?
 
Provided electricity to rural areas (farms).
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What was the purpose of the SEC?
 
Supervised the stock market and stopped dishonest practices>

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