Chapter 4 Socials 11

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Chapter 4 Socials 11 - Quiz

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  • 1. 
    The decreasing price of wheat on the world market was one of the factors that led up to the depression.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What is pogey?
    • A. 

      Government relief payments given to people with no alternate source of income.

    • B. 

      Government relief payments given to people who had another source of income, but wanted more money.

    • C. 

      A type of dance in the thirties.

  • 3. 
    Equilization payments ensured that:
    • A. 

      Every city was able to offer the same level of services to it's citizens.

    • B. 

      Every province was able to offer the same level of services to it's citizens.

    • C. 

      Every province was able to provide their citizens with free hamburger phones.

  • 4. 
    Throughout the 1930's, Western democracies adopted a policy of appeasement in response to germany's agression.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Throughout the depression, the one aspect that changed life a little for the better was:
    • A. 

      Environment (animals, plants).

    • B. 

      Better selection of Candy in grocery stores.

    • C. 

      Entertainment (movies, radios).

  • 6. 
    During the depression Mackenzie King (the Prime Minister) believed that:
    • A. 

      Canada would never recover from the depression.

    • B. 

      It was his responsibility to help Canadians in need.

    • C. 

      It was the responsiblity of the municiple and provincial governments to help Canadian in need.

  • 7. 
    What was the purpose of the On-to-Ottawa Trek?
    • A. 

      To protest against work camp condidtions.

    • B. 

      To protest against environmental issues.

    • C. 

      To kill the Prime Minister.

  • 8. 
    All of the following are conditions of the work camps in the 1930's except for:
    • A. 

      Low pay.

    • B. 

      No shelter provided.

    • C. 

      Long hours.

  • 9. 
    Why was the depression in the thirties worse for the Prairies?
    • A. 

      Because of the already bad economy.

    • B. 

      Because of the lack of availble jobs.

    • C. 

      Because of the massive drought and grasshopper problems.

    • D. 

      Because of the hippopotamus infestation.

  • 10. 
    What does the CCF stand for?
    • A. 

      Canadian Calling Facility.

    • B. 

      Cooperative Commonwealth Federation.

    • C. 

      Canadian Capital Freedom.

    • D. 

      Careless Cricket Fun.

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