The Economic Boom of the 1920's- Part 1

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1. Hoover said...

  • 'We in America today are nearer to the final triumph over poverty than ever before in the history of any land. The poor house is vanishing from among us.
  • 'The people today are experiencing something that no other generation has experienced, we are finally at the cusp of beating poverty, with the poor house vanishing from among us.'
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2. Galbraith believed the that the boom was caused by this and the crash was a lack of this..

  • Confidence
  • Money
  • Space

3. This plunged the world into...

  • The Red Scare
  • The Great Depression
  • World War Two

4. Real wages rose by...

  • 18%
  • 32%
  • 26%
  • 47%

5. How many Americans went to the movies each week?

  • 65-95 billion
  • 80-100 billion
  • 80-100 million
  • 65-95 million

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