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1

How had cars on the road changed from 1930-9?

Doubled, from 1.5 million to 3 million

2

What happened in regards to wages and real wages during the 30's?

Wages dropped but deflation continued, real wages rose by 15%

3

How many people were employed in the car industry in 1939?

400k

4

How had family sizes changed from 1929 to 1939?

4.2 to 3.2 kids per family

5

What happened after the failure of the Norway campaign?

Vote of confidence (Although officially about war conduct in Norway) lost 281-200,

6

What was a problem with Chamberlain's war cabinet?

Churchill was the only dynamic minister with war experience