America the Story of US- BUST! 1) What was the ‘’bank run’’ of 1930 and what are some of the reasons it happened? 2) What were the effects of the bank crisis in the US on international politics? 3) How would you describe Frank Crowe? 4) What innovations made the Hoover Dam possible? 5) What is the significance of the building of the Hoover Dam and Mr Rushmore? 6) How did building projects help the US economy? 7) Why did the Dust Bowl happen? 8) Could the Dust Bowl have been prevented? 9) Why were the boxing matches between Joe Louis and Max Schmeling such international stories? 10) What event pulled America out of the Great Depression?