USA Boom, Bust and Recovery 1920-1955

1. What impact did the Fordney-McCumber tariff have on Farmers?

  • It raised prices on foreign goods and so reduced demand for goods from abroad.
  • It put a limit on how much agricultural produce could be sold within each state.
  • It placed high taxes on agricultural produce.
  • It restricted finical help, in the form of loans, for small scale farms.
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2. When was the Tommy Gun first used?

  • 1927
  • 1925
  • 1931
  • 1933

3. What year was the Fordney-McCumber tariff implemented?

  • 1924
  • 1925
  • 1922
  • 1919

4. Overall, how many people were killed in the gang wars during prohibition?

  • 845
  • 700
  • 249
  • 600

5. By 1920, how many cars was Ford producing per year?

  • 2 Million = 1 every 60 seconds
  • 1,250, 000 = 1 every 60 seconds
  • 125, 000 = 1 every 60 seconds
  • 12 Million = 1 every 60 seconds

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