FDR's New Deal
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Statistical Analysis: Was the New Deal a Success?
Historians continue to debate the effectiveness of Roosevelt's New Deal in combating the Depression. In this exercise your students will examine some statistical data from the era and hypothesize as to what it reveals about the economy's performan...
Image Analysis: Interpreting Political Cartoons
Roosevelt's New Deal invited considerable scrutiny from journalists and political cartoonists. In this exercise, your students will examine some political cartoons and use their knowledge of the period to craft a full interpretation of their mean...