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2.5.8Practice:Comparing Reform: Progressives versus the New DealPracticeAP U.S. History Sem 2Points Possible:40Name:Kevin HouDate:3/22/2020This practice assignment is worth 40 points. To get the best grade possible, review the scoring rubric below and follow the instructions in the assignment closely.Essay Prompt:Some historians have argued that the reforms of the New Deal were more effective at addressing social and economic problems than those implemented during the Progressive Era. Support, modify, or refute this interpretation, providing specific evidence to justify your answer.America's Great Depression was heavily detrimental to the country and lead to several citizens having their lives turned around. Expanding on a long-standing American history of doubt in a substantial national government, President Herbert Hoover demanded that neighborhood endeavors and volunteerism would be sufficient to explain the emergency. By 1932, however, a huge resistance to Hoover's Republican beliefs was
created due to the severity of the Depression. The Great Depression also introduced another the administration