Education During The Great Depression

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    There was a large increase of students during the depression.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Whites had worse conditions than blacks at school.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Schools expected teachers to accept lower salaries.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Blacks had very few school supplies due to many unemployed parents
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Cutting back on less essential courses

    • B. 

      Kicking certain kids out of school

    • C. 

      Getting rid of cafeteria and cafeteria workers

    • D. 

      Cutting back on sports programs

  • 6. 
    A large number of schools closed because they 
    • A. 

      Wanted to

    • B. 

      Lacked proper funding

    • C. 

      Fell down due to a storm

    • D. 

      All the kids dropped out

  • 7. 
    Select (can be more than 1) what is true about the school building conditions for blacks
    • A. 

      There were one room schools

    • B. 

      Many had no windows

    • C. 

      There were a lot of students

    • D. 

      Many had leaking roofs and sagging floors