U.S. History - Unit 9 (SSUSH18bc) Question Preview (ID: 61004)

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As Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected to his second term, he believed:
a) a Second New Deal was needed
b) the New Deal was a complete success
c) ###
d) ####

Which of the following groups did NOT benefit from the First New Deal?
a) senior citizens
b) young males
c) farmers
d) industrial workers

The Social Security Act, passed in 1935:
a) provided for pensions, unemployment insurance, and aid to the disabled
b) allowed Roosevelt to pack the U.S. Supreme Court
c) canceled the AAA
d) ended the Great Depression in the U.S.

During Roosevelt's early years as president:
a) he faced criticism from both conservatives and liberals
b) he was only criticized by conservatives
c) he was only criticized by liberals
d) ####

Senator Huey P. Long of Louisiana:
a) was a critic of Franklin D. Roosevelt
b) also wanted to increase the size of the U.S. Supreme Court
c) helped Roosevelt with all of his New Deal programs
d) defeated Franklin D. Roosevelt in the Election of 1936

The money accumulated to fund Huey P. Long's 'Share Our Wealth' program was to originate from:
a) wealthy Americans
b) taxes on workers in the PWA
c) state governments
d) business owners

In 1936, the U.S. Supreme Court declared that the AAA was:
a) unconstitutional
b) constitutional
c) ###
d) ####

During the 1930s, the U.S. Supreme Court:
a) was made up of nine men who were conservative
b) was made up of nine men who were liberal
c) had great diversity
d) ####

Franklin D. Roosevelt's plan for adjusting the U.S. Supreme Court was to:
a) add judges at all levels of the judicial branch
b) have elections for nine new justices
c) fire all Supreme Court justices over the age of 80
d) ####

How did Americans react to FDR's 'court-packing' scandal?
a) They began to sour on the New Deal.
b) They were highly supportive of Franklin D. Roosevelt.
c) Americans elected a new president in 1940.
d) ####

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