Crash, Depression & New Deal
The Hundred Days
Civilian Conservation Corps
National Recovery Administration
Tennessee Valley Authority
Social Security Act
Works Progress Administration
Public Works Administration
National Labor Relations Act
1. What were the causes of the depression?
2. Compare and contrast Hoover's and FDR's approach to dealing with the Depression and its victims.
3. Who were the New Deal's opponents? Why did they object to the New Deal programs and what alternatives did they offer?
4. How did the New Deal change attitudes about the role of government in the economy and the government's responsibility for the social welfare of ordinary Americans?