2 A period of time where there is little to no precipitation to areas where agriculture is major in economics.
3 What is a drought?
4 An economic crisis in the U.S. from 1929
5 What is the Great Depression?
6 The man who was elected as president of the U.S. in 1932, served longer than any president, and was president during most of the Great Depression and WWII.
7 Who was Franklin D. Roosevelt?
8 A new deal program that helped to bring electric power to rural (country) areas that had not previously received electricity.
9 What is REA (rural electrification)?
10 New Deal program that created new jobs in order to build parks, sewer systems, bridges, etc.
11 What is the CCC?
12 Question 5
13 Sneak attack against a U.S. naval base in Hawaii by the empire of Japan on Dec.7, 1941.
14 What is the bombing of Pearl Harbor?
15 Policy used by the United States at the beginning of WW2 to allow Great Britain (and other allies) to borrow or rent supplies.
16 What is Lend-Lease?
17 Location of two deep water ports in Georgia factories built Liberty Ships at these two locations during WW2.
18 What are Savannah and Brunswick?
19 Name given to the systematic extermination (killing) of 6 million Jews and 5-6 million undesirables by Adolf Hitler and Nazi Germany during WW2.
20 What is the Holocaust?
21 Served 25 consecutive years in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1914 to 1965; helped to expand the U.S. Navy during this time period by creating bills that built new Navy bases and ship building factories.
22 Who is Carl Vinson?
23 After WW2, there was a transformation of ??????????? ; synthetic fibers( such as nylon or rayon) lessened the need for cotton; Georgia began to become more industrial; poultry became the main agricultural product.
24 What is agriculture?
25 The Atlanta Braves, Hawks, Falcons, Thrashers, Dream, & Silverbacks are all examples: