chapter 9-section 3

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series
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number of events that come one after another
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public works
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Government-financed building projects
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community
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People with common characteristics living in the same area
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contribute
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give to a common cause
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relief
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Money that went directly to people in poverty
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foreclose
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take possession of creditors
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Reconstruction Finance Corporation
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make loans to banks, railroads, and agricultural
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Bonus Army
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marchers were called ____
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summarize the three major initiatives taken by Hoover to improve the economy and the results of each
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Funding from the National Credit Corporation and the Reconstruction Finance Corporation were insufficient; Emergency Relief and Construction funds came too late.
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what did business leaders promise Hoover they would do to help the economy? Did they keep their promises?
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They promised to keep factories open and stop slashing wages; and no they did not keep their promise.

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