Social Studies Test Set 8 1. The ..... was designed to provide economic support for American citizens and businesses. It responded to the needs for relief, reform, and recovery from the Great Depression.A.New DealB.Security ActC.Social ActD.MedicaidQuestion 1 of 10 2. The stock market crash that is recognized as the start of the Great Depression occurred in what year?A.2003B.1776C.1945D.1929Question 2 of 10 3. From 1935-1943, the New Deal program enabled the employment of millions of people. This program was managed by ...A.Roosevelt AdministrationB.Wagner Project ActC.Works Progress AdministrationD.Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Question 3 of 10 4. On September 11, 2001, planes were flown into the World Trade Center towers and what other building?A.White HouseB.the PentagonC.the New York Police D.all statements are correctQuestion 4 of 10 5. Which of the following statements applies to the United States Bill of Rights?A.It is composed of the first 10 amendments to the U.S. ConstitutionB.It gave African-Americans citizenship rights and equal protection under the lawC.It abolished slavery and freed all slavesD.None of the aboveQuestion 5 of 10 6. What was Christopher Columbus looking for?A.Columbus was looking for a new land.B.Columbus was looking for a new route to Hawaii.C.Columbus was looking for the Northwest Passage, that would take him directly to Asia.D.Columbus was looking for a route to Scandinavia.Question 6 of 10 7. The 13th Amendment to the United States Constitution ________.A.allows for the Vice President to become president B.ended slavery and involuntary servitude, except as punishment for a crime C.allows the federal government to collect an income tax from all AmericansD.none of the aboveQuestion 7 of 10 8. In what year did the English establish their first permanent North American settlement, in Jamestown, Virginia?A.1483B.1286C.1803D.1607Question 8 of 10 9. Which of the following is NOT considered to be a cause of the Great Depression?A.The stock market crashB.The failure of banksC.World War II D.The poor monetary policies of the Federal Reserve Question 9 of 10 10. Which of the following did NOT take place during the Great Depression?A.A decrease in the amount of money flowing in the economyB.A worldwide recession C.An increase in manufacturingD.An increase in unemployment Question 10 of 10 Loading... Take another Social Studies test This test is a part of our GED Social Studies Practice Test module. Last Updated on October 12, 2021.