A. This greatly affected our nation. This taught us how to get by with limited supplies, this gave women a chance to stop yup and fill the places the men left behind to fight in war, and this united our country and our alliances grew stronger. B.This affected me because this is something taught about at school and at home as a jew. C. This connects to present day because we have new technology that was invented then that we use nowadays.
A. The Great Depression impacted the US extremely. It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. consumer spending and investment dropped and by 1933, when the Great Depression reached its lowest point, 15 million Americans were unemployed and about half of the country's banks had failed. B. This affects me because it almost gave our nation experience and knowledge and created programs that prevented depressions from reoccurring, which protects me somewhat from experiencing this. C. America expanded government intervention into new areas of social and economic affairs and we created more social assistance agencies . The government took on bigger roles on the social and economic life of people.
A. This affected our nation because before the Piggly Wiggly, people were not allowed to select the products by themselves. They headed to the counter and told the clerks what they needed. But the Piggly Wiggly allowed them to get what they needed on their own which saved time and sped up the process a lot. B. This affects me because when I go to the grocery store with my mom sometimes, I can help her find things and we don't need to wait for somebody to get everything for us. C. This connects to present day because when people go grocery shopping nowadays, they get their food by themselves.
A. this affected our nation at the time because what we thought was foolproof, was actually a disastrous tragedy that killed more than 1,500 people. It taught us that taking the easy or cheap way out, is bound to backfire. B. This affects me because it makes me nervous to go on ships. C. This connects to present day because now we know that when building boats, we need to be very careful and build them to be the best they can.
A. This was a new kind of war, also known as " The world to end all wars". this introduced many new weapons such as the tank, poison gas, and the first war to use airplanes. B. This impacted me because in wars happening currently, or recently, they have used these weapons which are very dangerous. C. nowadays, in wars they use these weapons to fight, which is dangerous for the US because they could attack us with these weapons.
A. This impacted our nation because it explained one of our many questions of why things are as they are. It explained the behavior of objects in space and time and had a large influence of our understanding of the universe. B. This affects me because it also explains to me how the earth pulls me down so I don't float away, whereas in space, it would be the opposite. C. This impacts present day because in school, this is what is taught still.
A. this changed our country by making something as tedious as washing clothes on a washboard, much faster. To wash clothes used to take a lot of hard work and time but with this, one could get other things done while a machine washed their clothes for them. B. This impacts me because with this, I don't need to wash my clothes myself. C. This impacts the US now because pretty much everybody uses electric washing machines to do laundry.
A. This affected our nation by creating a new source of entertainment for people in the US. Unlike other types of entertainment, this works without a person controlling it. B.This impacted me the same way it impacted the people back then. It gives me an entertainment source. C. This connects to present day because nowadays, people go see movies in movie theaters all the time.
A. This changed the city of New York and some other cities around the world too. This created a way to get places on time because in such a populated, busy city, it takes forever just to get somewhere a few miles away. B. This impacted me because when I am in the city, I can easily go from place to place without loads of traffic or having to walk everywhere. C. Nowadays, people use the subway daily, to get to work, to school, to lunch, to anything.
A. this event changed our nation because now people can travel far distances in shorter amounts of time. This also helped communication with other countries, war, travel. B. This has affected me because without this invention, I wouldn't be able to travel far distances for vacations, or to see distant relatives. C.This connects to life today because nowadays people travel all the time via plane for business trips, vacations, and emergencies.