Comprehension Aid: "TVA History"
Getting the Meaning:
- When did FDR sign the TVA into law?
- What did FDR hope the TVA would do?
- Not everyone agreed with the government's plan for the Tennessee Valley. Why did some people oppose the plan?
- If you owned a company that provided electric power to areas outside the Tennessee Valley, why would you oppose the government if they wanted to build a power company inside the Tennessee Valley?
- What evidence is provided that tells you that the TVA was successful in some of its goals?