17: Questions 1. What caused it was in the fall of 1929 stock prices began to fall for the first time causing many people to sell their stock for a lower price aggravating the plunge until October 29, 1929 when it crashed. 2. It lasted from 1929 until 1941 which is when it finally surpassed the 1929 prices 3. Life during the Great Depression was very hard. People had no money and did everything they could to sell something and make money.
18: Questions 4. It affected everyone and quickly spread to affect almost every country in the world. 5. The new deal helped end the Great Depression because it helped regulate things. But it was really World War Two that fixed the economic downturn.