Stock Market Crash Of 1929 : Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The stock market crash of 1929 is known as_________ Thursday?
  • 2. 
    The stock market crash began well before October?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Today there are multiple theories for the cause of the stock market crash?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    While the economy was struggling the manufacturing industry continued to stay strong?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The year leading up to the crash magazines painted pictures of a strong economy and much growth?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    From the articles, we learn that one of the largest issues during the crash was some papers giving optimism and showing growth while others warned about the negative sign to the economy?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    At the peek of the crash stocks fell 80%?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Banks struggled financially partially due to investing depositors money into the stockmarket?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Banks lost how much of depositors money when they failed?
    • A. 

      $100 Billion

    • B. 

      $120 Billion

    • C. 

      $140 Billion

    • D. 

      $175 billion

  • 10. 
    The FDIC "Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation" was created before the stock market crash to prevent such crashes?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Banks were closed for how many days?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 12. 
    Today banks still invest in the stock market?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Speculation played a small role in the crash?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    It would take over 40 years for the amount of stock exchanged in one day would match that of black Thursday?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False