Quiz: The Great Depression! MCQ Trivia

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  • 1. 
    The Great Depression was caused by what major event?
    • A. 

      An increase in federal spending.

    • B. 

      The stock market crash.

    • C. 

      Automobile workers going on strike.

    • D. 

      President Hoover announcing a war.

  • 2. 
    People lost their jobs and could not afford to live in their homes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The Great Depression  was between                        and                                .
  • 4. 
    An increase in federal spending ended the Great Depression.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What world event happened during the Great Depression that caused an increase in government spending?
  • 6. 
    The unemployment rate was 11.7% in 1921.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The Federal Reserve loosened the money supply to help stop the Great Depression.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The Consumer Price Index indicates the amount of money spent by who?
  • 9. 
    When the stock market indicates an increase and then something happens to a company, what possible events could happen?
    • A. 

      Stock prices rise, inflation drops and employment rises.

    • B. 

      Employment rises, inflation drops and stocks remain the same.

    • C. 

      Everything remains the same.

    • D. 

      Stock prices could drop, inflate could increase and unemployment rises causing a depression.

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