Flashcards in History 3 Deck (5)
What were the six things that happened to Canada post war? WWII
The road to recovery
-Canadians made more products for Europe
-assembly lines; more product less money
-American companies took over Canadian ones
Growth in cities from job opportunities
-Canadians can now afford more than necessities
-banks lend money for consumer items e.g. Cars, furniture.
What were some of Canada's undesirables?
What is a residential school and what happened in them?
A school for aboriginal children to go to learn English and the Christian religion. The bad thing is that these people were forced to go and they were abused in many ways. The Canadian government wanted to be rid of the "Indian problem"
What is a flapper? How did they help in society?
They were rebellious women who had short hair and boxy clothes. They did not work the house and were single, drove cars, smoked and drank. They helped with with woman's equality.