BC: By: Amy Kozikowski.
FC: The Great Depression.
1: The Great depression started in 1930. This was the time when prices of stock were falling lower | then 40%. banks and other places went out of business, and 9 million savings accounts were wiped out
2: The stock market crash officially began in 1929. From then on unemployment started happening. The Great Depression lasted 12 years.
3: Life during the Great Depression was extremely hard. Everyone didn't have enough money to pay for food and their own houses. This caused them to live on the streets and find their own food.
4: Almost everyone was affected by the Great Depression. No one had food or money to provide for their families. A lot of employed people lost their jobs and that made things really hard.
5: The Great Depression ended around 1942. Although it ended, It still took several years for everything to get out of the slump that they were in from the Great Depression.