S: AUTHOR; CHRISTOPHER APODACA
1: As you read this and look at these pictures I would like you to remember a time in your life when you thought nothing was going good or things were getting hard for you. Then realize what the Great Depression was like for thous who lived every day of it!!..
3: What caused the great depression?? | Well back in the 20's life was grand. The prices of stocks were growing like crazy. And as stocks increased so did the business cost. It lead to a point were banks were having trouble being competitive and
4: profitable. All this lead to black Tuesday October 29, 1929 the day the stock market crashed. After that Americans started spending less and saving more. This lead to less production and jobs. Causing unemployment to go higher. Trying to
5: gain a foot hold on this, the government passed a series of laws. In witch hurt us even more. Another problem was the massive bank
6: failures across our country. Banks failed for three major reasons. One is the Mcfadden act of 1927.
7: Another was loans. And last but not least the panicking of people.
8: How long did the great depression last for?? | It lasted twelve years. From 1929 to 1941.
9: What was life like in the great depression?? | It was very depressing for everyone. Whether you are rich our poor it was hard times | for everyone.
10: Who was affected by the great depression?? | Liked i said before it was hard for everyone rich (below)
11: or poor (below). Sure the rich people were able to manage more and all, but all in all it affected everyone!!
12: How did the great depression end?? | It ended when WWII broke loose in witch it crated more and more jobs for our country!!.
13: I will end this book with pictures of the great depression.
18: This book was made and published by; Christopher Apodaca