Presentation on theme: "1932 Presidential Election"— Presentation transcript:
1 1932 Presidential Election Hoover vs. Roosevelt1932 Presidential ElectionShould the government provide for the needsof its people in times of crisis and get involvedin the economy?
2 Learning TargetsCompare and contrast the plans of Hoover and Roosevelt.Determine who the best candidate is for the United States.Create a political cartoon which supports their choice.
3 Hoover’s Plan Gov’t should stay small Private charities should help Ask farmers to limit productionNo handouts from the gov’tLimited loans to businesses
4 Hoover’s Plan: Two-Sentence Summary Review your notes on Hoover’s Plan. Summarize his plans in two sentences.
5 Roosevelt’s Plan “New Deal”—expand gov’t role Gov’t provide jobs and basic needsReform banks and stock marketTry different programs—act now!
6 Roosevelt’s Plan: Two-Sentence Summary Review your notes on Roosevelt’s Plan. Summarize his plans in two sentences.
7 Assignment Read campaign speech excerpts (primary sources) 2.Add to notes as you read:-- 3 bullet points-- Extra Challenge: Add a quote.3. Create political cartoon criticizing or supporting a candidate.4. Choose one position and one image.-- Remember to be symbolic (show the criticism or supportive reason)-- Illustrate vs. tell-- Use labels and titles
8 1932 Election Results Hoover Roosevelt 22.8 million votes 6 of the 48 statesRoosevelt22.8 million votes42 of the 48 statesClickers for 2012.