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Chapter 23 Quiz

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1.

Roosevelt and Congress helped restore faith in banks by

 

(A)

creating the FDIC

 

(B)

giving every family $5000

 

(C)

closing unstable banks

 

(D)

vetoing a banking act

  

2.

All these measures helped to regulate the stock market EXCEPT

 

(A)

requiring full financial disclosure

 

(B)

setting stock prices

 

(C)

establishing a governing bureau

 

(D)

making companies accountable

  

3.

All these were indicators that a Second New Deal was needed EXCEPT

 

(A)

high unemployment

 

(B)

low production levels

 

(C)

the collapse of small farms

 

(D)

the recovery of rural towns

  

4.

The organization started by whites and blacks but ignored by New Deal programs was the

 

(A)

Tennessee Valley Authority

 

(B)

Southern Tenant Farmers' Union

 

(C)

Home Owners Loan Corporation

 

(D)

Rural Electrification Administration

  

5.

Movies were popular during the Depression because they

 

(A)

presented American propaganda

 

(B)

were cheap and plentiful

 

(C)

provided hope and escape

 

(D)

showed real life conditions

  
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