History 1930's Test

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  • 1. 
    What was the Bonus March?
  • 2. 
    Downward spiral gains momemtum from....
    • A. 

      Foreclosures

    • B. 

      Lay-offs

    • C. 

      Stocks

  • 3. 
    Hoover tried to comfort the people, ..........
    • A. 

      Worked for a few weeks

    • B. 

      Worked for a few months

    • C. 

      Worked for a few days

  • 4. 
    __________ increased during the down fall
    • A. 

      Malnutrition

    • B. 

      Foreclosures

    • C. 

      Money

  • 5. 
    Name one of the cities that gets power from Hoover Dam
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      Phoenix

    • C. 

      Calorado Spring

  • 6. 
    Hoover Dam was built for.....
    • A. 

      Flood control

    • B. 

      Delivery of Colorado river

    • C. 

      Mexicans

    • D. 

      Hydroelectric power

    • E. 

      Navigation of river

  • 7. 
    The revenus from the power sales from the hoover dam pay for operation + maintenance
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What was the shack town made of whatever they could find
    • A. 

      Hoovervilles

    • B. 

      Fordvilles

    • C. 

      Hoovertown

  • 9. 
    What idea did hoover think would work to get the economy prosperous again
    • A. 

      Getting down

    • B. 

      Flowing down

    • C. 

      Trikle down

  • 10. 
    What name did F.D.R. call the day when all the banks closed
    • A. 

      Bank holiday

    • B. 

      Bank day

  • 11. 
    What was a fireside chat
    • A. 

      A radio show with luce bawl

    • B. 

      A radio show with FDR

    • C. 

      A radio show with louie armstrong

  • 12. 
    What did J. Edger Hoover starts
    • A. 

      NCIS

    • B. 

      FBI

    • C. 

      NRA

  • 13. 
    What was the unemployment rate in the early 1930's
    • A. 

      25%

    • B. 

      50%

    • C. 

      30%

  • 14. 
    What was a name for some one moving from the dust bowl to the west coast
    • A. 

      Dusties

    • B. 

      Okies

    • C. 

      Panhandlers

  • 15. 
    Check witch were some of the new deal programs
    • A. 

      CCC

    • B. 

      USS

    • C. 

      TVA

    • D. 

      WPS

    • E. 

      P-R ACT

    • F. 

      UI ACT

    • G. 

      NRA

  • 16. 
    A ________ most often traveled by hopping a railroad car
    • A. 

      Okies

    • B. 

      Grown ups

    • C. 

      Hobo