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1
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What does the NRA stand for?

A

National Recovery Administration.

2
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What did the FERA do?

A

Provide relief to starving, penniless and homeless by setting up soup kitchens and disrupting clothes.

3
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What did the NRA do?

A

Allowed workers to join trade unions.

Regulated prices and work conditions.

4
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What does the CCC stand for?

A

Civilian Conservation Corps

5
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What did the AAA do?

A

Paid farmers to produce less so prices would fall. It burnt surplus products.

6
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What does the FERA stand for?

A

Federal Emegency Relief Adminstartion.

7
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What does the CCC do?

A

Men under 25 work on a conservation programme which fed, housed and educated and sent wages home.

8
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What does the AAA stand for?

A

Agricultural Adjustment Adminstration

9
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What did the CWA do?

A

Short term scheme which provided random jobs.

10
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What does the HOLC do?

A

Loaned people moment to prevent them losing there houses at low interest rates.

11
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What does the HOLC stand for?

A

Home Owners Loan Corporation.

12
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What does the CWA stand for?

A

Civil Works Adminstration.

13
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What does the PWA stand for?

A

Public works Adminstration

14
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What does the PWA do?

A

Provided employment by people building roads, schools and other projects.