The Great Depression

Julien Nunez

Need to know

-The great depression began in 1929

-The Great Depression was the worst economic crisis of the modern era.

-The unemployment skyrocketed to at least 25 percent.

-President Roosevelt famous saying was that he stated that "the only thing we have to fear is fear itself."

-The ending of The Great Depression was the spending of money on War World 2






Event List:

1929 The start of The Great Depression.

1932 Franklin D. Roosevelt became President.

1933 The Depression hit its lowest point.

1941 the ending of The Great Depression









Key Person

-President Franklin D. Roosevelt

-This great President had a famous saying he stated that "the only thing we have to fear is fear itself."

-He was the president of the United States in 1932

-President Roosevelt is an important connection to this topic because he set out to create new programs to help the poor and get the ecomony moving once again.

-This effort was known as The New Deal



Cite

-How to cite this article:

MLA (Modern Language Association) style:

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

Chicago Manual of Style:

"Depression, Great." The New Book of Knowledge. Grolier Online http://nbk.grolier.com/ncpage?tn=/encyc/article.html&id=01000524&
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Depression, Great. (2014). The New Book of Knowledge. Retrieved January 15, 2014, from Grolier Online http://nbk.grolier.com/ncpage?tn=/encyc/article.html&id=01000524&
type=0ta