- How did the Great Depression affect the lives of ordinary people
in cities, towns, and on the farms? [create a CHART in your
- How were shantytowns, soup kitchens, and bread lines a response to
the Depression? How successful were they?
- What created the "Dust Bowl" of the mid-1930s?
What were its effects on the people of the Great plains and West
- Why did so many men leave their homes during the Depression?
Where did they go?
- How did the Great Depression affect women and children?
- Why did minorities often experience an increase in discrimination
during the Great Depression?