Chapter 12: The New Deal
Section 1: The New Deal Fights the Depression pp.

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Main Idea:

After becoming president FDR used government programs to combat the depression

Objectives:

People, places and terms:

Franklin D. Roosevelt

 

New Deal

Glass-Steagall Act


Federal Securities Act


Agriculture Adjustment Act (AAA)


Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC)


National Industrial Recovery Act (NIRA)


Deficit spending

 

Questions:

A . What plans did Roosevelt make in the four months while he waited to take office?


B. How successful was FDR's fireside chat?


C.
How did New Deal programs affect various regions of the United States?


D.
How did the New Deal support labor organizations?


E. How did liberal and conservative critics differ in their opposition to the New Deal?