13: 5.How did the Great Depression End? At the end of Great Depression the suffering American economy was given a boost because the countries that were fighting in WW ll needed supplies and looked to America to make them. There was a desperate need for soldiers, pilots, and workers to make ammunition, weaponry, and air/sea crafts. This gave many Americans jobs in the military. The economy of America skyrocketed and was on the road to restoration.
14: 4. Who was affected by the Great Depression? All of world was affected by the Great Depression, rich and poor.
15: 3. What was life like during the Great Depression? Life during the Great Depression was rough. Unemployment rose to 5 million in 1930 and by 1932 it rose to 13million. Children had left school to work so they could help to support their families. No one spent money that they had.
16: 2. How long did the Great Depression last? The Great Depression lasted ten years.
17: 1. What caused the Great Depression? The Great Depression was caused by a number of things. One was the stock market crash of 1929. Another reason was the failures of banks. A third reason was people stopped purchasing items, thus people lost their jobs. A forth reasons was the American Economic policy with Europe. Also drought conditions added to the reasons for the Great Depression.