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1 Name:________________________________________ Class Period:_____ The G r e a t D e p r e s$$i o n A n d T h e N e w D e a l , 1929-1939 APUSH Review Guide for AMSCO chapter 24. Students who do not have the AMSCO guide may use American Pageant chapter 34 or other resource. Directions Print document and take notes in the spaces provided. Read through the guide before you begin reading. This step will help you focus on the most significant ideas and information as you read . This guide can earn bonus points PLUS the right to correct the corresponding quiz for ½ points back for students completing guide IN ITS ENTIRETY BY QUIZ DATE . Pictured at left: campaign button for Franklin Deleno Roosevelt, 1932, Public Domain Learning Goals: Identify and analyze the causes and effects of the Great Depression. Analyze the ways Americans and government responded to the economic depression. Assess the extent to which the New Deal successfully solved the problems facing Americans during the Great Depression. Key Concepts FOR PERIOD 7: Main Idea: An increasingly pluralistic United States faced profound domestic and global challenges, debated the proper degree of government activism, and sought to define its international role. Key Concept 7.1: Governmental, political, and social organizations struggled to address the effects of large-scale industrialization, economic uncertainty, and related social changes such as urbanization and mass migration. Key Concept 7.2: A revolution in communications and transportation technology helped to create a new mass culture and spread “modern” values and ideas, even as cultural conflicts between groups increased under the pressure of migration, world wars, a nd economic distress. Key Concept 7.3: Global conflicts ove r resources, territories, and ideologies renewed debates over the nation’s values and its role in the world, while simultaneously propelling the United States into a dominant international military, political, cultural, and economic position. Guided Read ing… Introduction, page 496 1. After reading the first 3 paragraphs for chapter 24, explain the local and broad context of The Great Depression. Local context… facts about the event, describing who/what/when etc. Broad context… the bigger picture, theme, era, why/how Mia Estrada 1 The depression caused more business failures and unemployment and affected more people both middle class than any preceding period of hard times. Franklin D Roosevelt in 1933, 4 years after the worst economic depression in US history American were gripped by fear for their survival. Over production and business failures had periodically caused economic downturns measured in month that would be recovery and eventual prosperity.
2 Causes and Effects of the Depression, 1929-1939, pp 496-498 2. Explain why business cycle fluctuations became increasingly severe, resulting in the Great Depression Main Ideas Notes/Explanations/Definitions Analysis

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