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Bell Ringer: Black Tuesday and the Stock Market Crash of 1929

Black Tuesday and the Stock Market Crash of 1929

Georgetown History professor, Joseph McCartin discusses the stock market crash in 1929 and its lingering effects as part of the Great Depression.

Description

Georgetown History professor, Joseph McCartin discusses the stock market crash in 1929 and its lingering effects as part of the Great Depression.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • According to Professor McCatin, which factors fueled the stock market crash?
  • Why did the effects of the crash linger for so long and trigger the beginning of the Great Depression?

Additional Resources

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Brokers
    • Bull Market
    • Federal Reserve
    • Margins
    • President Herbert Hoover
    • Stocks
    • Tariff
    • Trade Policy

    Topics

    Economics & Financial LiteracyU.S. History

    Grades

    High SchoolUniversity