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Effects on the american family

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Effects on the american family

  1. 1. Effects on the American Family
  2. 2. During the Depression, Americans emphasized the importance of… M oney H om e ow nership Fam ilyEm ploym ent M orality 0% 4% 4% 8% 83% 1. Money 2. Home ownership 3. Family 4. Employment 5. Morality 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
  3. 3. What did some men do in response to the high unemployment 80% 0% 20% 0% 1. Joined radical groups 2. Joined the Military 3. Committed crimes 4. Abandoned their families 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  4. 4. What are cash payments or food provided by the government to the poor called? 74% 0% 9% 13% 0%4% Direct Relief Social Security WIC Food Stamps FDIC Federal Relief 1. Direct Relief 2. Social Security 3. WIC 4. Food Stamps 5. FDIC 6. Federal Relief 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  5. 5. Why were women targets of resentment during the depression? 15% 85% 0% 0% 1. The refused to have children 2. They did not count toward direct relief 3. Some thought that women shouldn’t work when men were unemployed. 4. Many people believed that women should stay home with the family 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  6. 6. Who were too ashamed to reveal their personal hardships during the depression? 33% 57% 0%0%10% Men Women Children African Americans Hobos 1. Men 2. Women 3. Children 4. African Americans 5. Hobos 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  7. 7. Besides lack of money, why were there a rise in serious health problems during the depression? Shanty Tow n C ondit... PoorW atertreatm ent PoorD ietsLack ofSchools 30% 0% 61% 9% 1. Shanty Town Conditions 2. Poor Water treatment 3. Poor Diets 4. Lack of Schools 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  8. 8. 2600 of these shut down as a result of the Depression 4%0% 13% 79% 0%4% Prisons Police Stations Hospitals Schools Subways Taco Bells 1. Prisons 2. Police Stations 3. Hospitals 4. Schools 5. Subways 6. Taco Bells 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  9. 9. How much did the suicide rate rise between 1928 and 1932? 0%4% 91% 0%0%4% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 110% 1. 10% 2. 20% 3. 30% 4. 40% 5. 50% 6. 110% 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  10. 10. What was the primary focus of life for many people that lived through the depression? A chieving Financial... G etting a good Job N everriding the Rail... G oing to College H aving a fam ily 63% 33% 0%0% 4% 1. Achieving Financial Security 2. Getting a good Job 3. Never riding the Railroad again 4. Going to College 5. Having a family 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  11. 11. How many of my cat eventually died or disappeared? 7 9 13 17 21 St.John 8% 17% 13% 8% 0% 54% 1. 7 2. 9 3. 13 4. 17 5. 21 6. St. John 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
  12. 12. Participant Scores 800 Charles Battles 800 Alex Novak 800 Gavin Morgan 800 Greg Brown 700 Mitch Oshaben

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