The 1920s seemed prosperous for most Americans. Many borrowed money to invest in the stock market or to buy new items on the market. However, in the fall of 1929, installment buying helped to create the worst economic disaster in American History.
What do you think of credit? Do you think people should borrow money to buy things? Why or why not?
American History 2
What is a "bellringer"?
A "bellringer" is an opening activity for our class. It will usually consist of a short writing prompt related to a topic we will cover in class each day.
Read the blog post with today's opening question. Respond to the question with a paragraph of about 5 sentences.