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2. What did FDR say about the “rulers of the exchange of mankind’s goods” and the “money changers”? 3. According to FDR, what was “our greatest primary task”? 4. Notice in the tenth paragraph that FDR calls for three things: (1) agricultural price supports ( “deSinite efforts to raise the values of agricultural products” ); (2) help for people with mortgages ( “preventing realistically the tragedy of the growing loss through foreclosure of our small homes and our farms” ); and (3) “national planning” for transportation, communications, and other public utilities. 5. FDR said we “require two safeguards against a return of the evils of the old order.” What were they? 6. FDR said that in world policy, he would dedicate the nation to what policy? 7. What did FDR say regarding the effectiveness of the U.S. Constitution? 8. FDR said that if Congress failed to pass legislation, he would ask “for the one remaining instrument to meet the crisis.” What was that “one remaining instrument”? E. Listen to FDR’s First Fireside Chat (March 12, 1933). Answer the following questions: 1. What was the basic subject of this chat? 2. According to FDR, what does a bank do when you deposit money in it? 3. What had happened during the last days of February and the Virst days of March, 1933?
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4. What was FDR’s “Virst step” in dealing with the banking crisis? 5. Why were all the banks not to be reopened at the same time? 6. FDR assured his listeners that it was “safer to keep your money in a reopened bank than” where? 7. Note that FDR says some banks would have to be “reorganized” by the government before they could reopen, and other banks might not be able to reopen at all. 8. How would you describe FDR’s tone in this Vireside chat? Was it warm and friendly, or cold and unfriendly? Was he reassuring, or depressing? F. Listen to “War of the Worlds” Radio Broadcast (October 30, 1938) and answer the following questions: 1. The “newscast” about aliens kept interrupting what “regularly scheduled program”? 2. What was the Virst sign that something paranormal was happening on Mars? 3. What types of weapons did the Martians have? 4. How did human forces fare in battle against the Martians? 5. What ended up killing the Martians? G. Read Lauren Hillenbrand, Unbroken , Introduction and Chaps. 1-17. Some of the key concepts you should glean from this reading are referenced in questions 3-11 at the following website: 1.FOREVER DATE, 2. PRESIDENTS 3. WHAT ARE THE THREE BENEFIT OF TVA… 4. WHAT ARE THE FIVE PROBLEM OF TVA…

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