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Chapter 14 Quiz

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1.

The decline in new housing impacted such industries as

 

(A)

automobiles and railroads

 

(B)

coal and oil

 

(C)

furniture and appliances

 

(D)

agriculture and farm equipment

  

2.

An effect of The Great Depression was an increase in

 

(A)

international unemployment

 

(B)

the demand for WWI reparations

 

(C)

imported European goods

 

(D)

the use of the gold standard

  

3.

For children, the Great Depression meant

 

(A)

poor nutrition

 

(B)

longer school days

 

(C)

direct relief payments

 

(D)

frequent doctor's visits

  

4.

Hoover's pledge of 'a chicken in every pot' promised a

 

(A)

nutritious hot dinner

 

(B)

spread of prosperity

 

(C)

hen for every household

 

(D)

less-involved government

  

5.

Hoover's political life ended as a result of the

 

(A)

infantry attacking the Bonus Army

 

(B)

Bonus Army attacking the infantry

 

(C)

veto of the Patman Bill

 

(D)

passage of the Patman Bill

  
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