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Who was the film superstar who fled to Hollywood from Europe?
a) Alfred Smith
b) Groucho Marx
c) Herbert Hoover
d) Marlene Dietrich

What did we call the communities of shacks on public lands?
a) Shantytowns
b) Whatvilles
c) Whovilles
d) Hobovilles

What did we call the drought-related conditions of the Great Plains?
a) The stock market
b) The Dust Bowl
c) The Dust Cup
d) The Dusty Room

what is it called when you buy now and pay later?
a) Installment Plan
b) Credit
c) Debt
d) Stupidity

Who was the heroine of Gone with the Wind?
a) John Steinbeck
b) Tonto
c) Scarlett O'Hara
d) Douglas MacArthur

Who was the companion of the Lone Ranger?
a) John Steinbeck
b) Tonto
c) Douglas MacArthur
d) Scarlett O\'Hara

What did we call the day of the Stock Market Crash?
a) Black Sunday
b) Black Friday
c) Black Wednesday
d) Black Tuesday

What did we call the homeless wonderers who rode the rails?
a) Dudes
b) Joe
c) Grouchos
d) Hobos

A long period of rising stock prices is known as a _______market
a) Bear
b) Bull
c) Goose
d) Moose

The Great Stock Market Crash occured in the year
a) 1928
b) 1931
c) 1930
d) 1929

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