A. The great depression lasted from 1929 To 1939, and it was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. It began after the stock market crash of 1929, which sent wall street into panic, and it wiped out millions of investors. By 1933 the great depression reached its lowest point, around 15 million Americans were unemployed and nearly half the country's banks had failed. B. this interests me because and impacts me as well because i didn't live in this time period to see how to terrible it was at the time. But it seemed to be pretty bad. I can't imagine what is was like to live like that every day. C. A good thing that came out of it was that we were able to create programs that installed safeguards to make it less likely to make the great depression happen again.
A. The 19th amendment to the us constitution granted american women the right to vote, a right known as women's suffrage, and was ratified on August 18, 1920. it ended almost one century of protest. in 1838 the movement for women's rights launched on a national level with the seneca falls convention organized by Elizabth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott.B. this interest me because, i like to learn about things that were and have had a great impact on us today. Because not to long ago women didn't have a right to vote and they do.C. This has an impact on our nation today because women have more rights than they did and the past.
A. Benito Mussolini created the Fascist Party in Italy in 1919, eventually making himself dictator prior to World War II. He held all the power in Italy as the country's prime minister from 1922 until 1943. He organized a paramilitary unit known as the "Black Shirts," who terrorized political opponents and helped increase fascist influence. B. This person impacts me as a person, because i'm 50% Italian but i like to learn about history sometimes and he is a person that interests me because i like to learn about people that are part of history, and that played some roles in some things that i have learned. C. after Mussolini's death people were able to come out without prosecution. Also Mussolini pushed farmer to focus more on farming specific crops, in the long run made italy become a more self-sufficient country.
A.Poison gas was probably the most feared of all weapons in World War One. Poison was a huge impact because the death was painful if u breathed it in, because u coughed out your own lungs over a span of a few days to a week. B. I like learning about chemicals and stuff even though it was very sad and stuff, i like to learn about how some types of chemicals are made, and it interests me. C. we have made more dangerous chemical weapons and things that are like chemical weapons like gas grenades and poison gas etc.
A.The idea of tank was unsuccessful in the start as most new invention. But the tank was able to go over a lot of terrain, because of caterpillar tracks. And it ended a lot of horrors in trench warfare. B. Tanks have a big impact on me because i like the way they are designed and how powerful they can be in war, they can also be very good in war situations because the power they hold. C. Tanks connect to present day because first of all we still use them just made then better than they were in the past. because of advancements in technology, and just because they could use some upgrades.
A. At the time it was built, the canal was an engineering marvel, relying on a series of locks that lift ships – and their thousands of pounds of cargo – above mountains. at the time it was built it was a marvel. and it made transporting goods, cargo, etc faster to get to places.B. It impacts me as a person because I like to understand and see how things are built.C. We made more and better ways of getting goods places. And we have learned from our mistakes in the past when doing so, to improve on those mistakes.
A. The impacts on airplanes for for World War One were mainly for reconnaissance, by gathering information beyond enemy lines. They were very useful for taking pictures behind enemy lines, but you had to get level and go close to ground. And sometimes that was very dangerous because you could get shot at. B. Airplanes have an impact on me because we have come a long way from back then to now, and how so many have things have changed and it is just fascinating how things work. C. Airplanes are connected to present day because we have learned things from the past to make things better and improving airplanes etc.
A. The ratification of the 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution–which banned the manufacture, transportation and sale of intoxicating liquors–ushered in a period in American history was know as the Prohibition. It stopped people from manufacturing good, transportation and the sale of intoxicating liquors. The rise in gang violence and other crimes led to waning support for the prohibition by the end of the 1920's B. this doesn't really impact me as a person but I do like understanding things that I didn't know before. C. a long term effect from the prohibition that still affects us to day is the illegalazation of marijuana.
A. The Model T, Also known as the "Tin Lizzie," changed the way Americans live, work and travel. Henry Ford's revolutionary advancements in assembly-lines automobile manufacturing made the model t the first car to be affordable for a majority of Americans.B. This one in particular interests me because i love cars and this car was a huge change to the world and the people etc. C. The model still affects us today because it was one of the first cars for the common man, and also the business of Henry ford is still going.
A.Since Oreo cookies debuted in 1912, over 362 billion have been sold, making them the best-selling cookie in the United States. In 1898, several baking companies merges to form the National Biscuit Company, the maker of oreo cookies. By 1902 Nabisco created Barnum's Animal cookies and made them famous by selling them in a little box.B. Oreo's interest me because i like them, and if fascinates me that they were created a long time ago and still here.C. these still have an impact on present day, because first of all they are still here just somewhat different from the original, because of different flavors, designs, etc.