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Name/Date: Social Studies 10 Canada 1919-1939 1E Conditions during the Great Depression Reference: Counterpoints Ch. 4, p. 94-100 Questions from Counterpoints Ch. 4 THE DESPERATE YEARS Drought on the Prairies (p. 94): 1. What two factors made conditions in the prairie provinces particularly severe? Unemployment (p. 95): 2. Explain the “twist” in men’s minds described by Barry Broadfoot. 3. List three of the “humiliations” people were put through to collect relief. 4. What was the unemployment rate in 1933? The Disadvantaged (p. 96): Make some notes to describe how the Great Depression affected the following groups: Group / p. ref Impact of Depression Jobless p. 95-96 New immigrants p. 96 Pacific Slope Consortium 2017 webtours/GE_P4_1_illustration.jpg
Chinese p. 97 Jews p. 97 Aboriginal People p. 97 Women p. 98-100 People with secure jobs (The Fortunate Minority) p. 100 Have a look through the Canadiana Scrapbook “The Depression Years: Canada in the 1930s” and respond to the following prompts. Boom to Bust (p. 2-3)

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