The Wall Street Crash

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1. What happened on 25th October 1929?

  • People tried to pay back "credit" to the bank in a rush
  • Everyone began selling their stocks
  • Top bankers met and decided to support the stocks
  • The market closed
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2. Which of these is not a reason for the crash?

  • Market saturated
  • Overproduction
  • High demand
  • Trade

3. Which of these was a reason for the crash?

  • Not enough stocks
  • Wealth was distributed equally
  • Stocks being bought "on credit"
  • Overpopulation

4. After the crash, how many people became out of work?

  • 1 billion
  • 12 million
  • 12, 000
  • 100,000

5. By 1933, unemployment had risen to...?

  • 50%
  • 25%
  • 15%
  • 77%

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