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1. What impact did the booming economy have on achievement of the American Dream?

2. What factors contributed ( and how did they contribute to) the booming economy?

3. What impact did the collapse of the economy have on achievement of the American Dream?

4. What factors contributed (and how did they contribute to) the collapse of the economy?

5. What was the governmental role in responding to the collapsed economy and to what degree was it successful?