BC: THE END To be continued in 2008
FC: The Great Depression
1: What Caused The Great Depression? | When the stock market crashed it hurt many people. Due to people having lost money in the stocks people could no longer sell as many goods as before the crash.
2: How long did the Great Depression last? | It started in 1929 and did not end until the early 1940's.
3: What it was like during the Great Depression. | It was Hard for everyone. Food and work were very hard to find. Some still lived in comfort but they were the few. Men and woman of all races could not find jobs. It was hard for African Americans to find work due to racism still being widely accepted. Children had to leave school to try and help the family survive. And women who ran their families struggled to put food on the table.
4: Everyone was effected by the Great Depression. But the worst off were working class and poor people.
5: The Great Depression ended when World War 2 began. This helped our economy boom enough to bring us into good times.