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Britain - 1905 - 1975

The Depression of the 1930s - Test

1.

What caused the 1930s Depression?

2.

Unemployment in Britain in 1933 stood at...

3.

Which were the worst-hit industries?

4.

Who owned the shipyard in Jarrow?

5.

What did the people of Jarrow organise to try to solve the unemployment problem?

6.

Which of these government actions in 1931 did not make the Depression worse?

7.

When did the government pass the Special Areas Act?

8.

How did local councils help end the Depression?

9.

What was the "never-never"?

10.

Where were the effects of the Depression least felt?