The Great Depression

Jordan Andeson


1. The great depression began in 1929.

2. Many people lost all their savings.

3. Many people were unemployed and production went down.

4. the depression hit its lowest point in 1933.

5. world war II ended the great depression.

Key Person

Franklin D. Roosevelt is my key person. He was the 32nd president of the united states. He lead the unted states through the great depression and world war II. He greatly expanded the role of the federal government. He helped the people get through the great depression.

Event list

1. The stock market crashed in october 1929.

2. Herbert Hoover was elected president in 1928 and he wanted to avod fear about the word " Panic".

3. In the 1932 presidential election, voters elected franklin D. Roosevelt.

work cited

"Depression, Great." The New Book of Knowledge. Grolier Online, 2014. Web. 15 Jan. 2014.