5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- 3rd International
- Nuremburg Laws
- Locarno Agreements
- Gabriele Annunzio
- a a terrorist organization dedicated to spreading Communist revolution throughout the world and establishing a worldwide Communist state
- b 1863-1938 main spokesperson for Italian discontent; extreme nationalist writer who seized Fiume with a force of patriotic Italians; was eventually driven out but showed how nongovernmental military force would be put to political use
- c in 1925, these were agreements Germany had made not to breach the Versailles treaty; by entering the Rhineland, Germany breached the terms of these agreements
- d New Economic Policy, (1921) allowed capitalist ventures, state kept control of banks, foreign trade, and large industries, small businesses were allowed to reopen for private profit stopped harassing peasants for grain, and peasants held on to small plots of land and sold surplus
- e 1935 laws that classified a jew as someone having one or more jewish grandparent, defining the status of Jews and withdrawing citizenship from persons of non-German blood
5 Multiple choice questions
- 7 March 1850 - 14 September 1937) was an Austro-Hungarian and Czechoslovak politician, sociologist and philosopher, who as an eager advocate of Czechoslovak independence during World War I became the founder and first President of Czechoslovakia. He originally wished to reform the Habsburg monarchy into a democratic federal state, but during the First World War he began to favour the abolition of the monarchy and, with the help of the Allied Powers, eventually succeeded.
- The National Socialist German Workers' Party, the full title of the Nazi Party. The party grew rapidly in support from 1928 onwards, to become the most popular political party in Germany at the time when Hitler came to power.
- France's first socialist Prime Minister. During his one year in office, he instituted a number of important social reforms, including the 40-hour work week. Government took a more active role in economy by increasing public spending and helping workers gain salary increases. He was Jewish.
- conservative to liberal pendulum, action francis an extension of the natzis grew in power during the great depresion in which currency value drppped20%, strong labor force
- French prime minister who occupied the Ruhr and sent French workers to operate the mines when the Germans called a general strike
5 True/False questions
Russian Civil War → an Irish republican political movement founded in 1905 to promote independence from England and unification of Ireland
Mein Kampf → 'My Struggle' by hitler, later became the basic book of nazi goals and ideology, reflected obsession
successor states → Finland, Roland, Hungary, Czech-Slavakia, Yugoslavia
Great Depression in Europe → Stalin was paranoid that rival party leaders were plotting against him and launched this reign of terror, in which he and the Cheka eliminated old Bolsheviks and other party members. "Show trials" in which Communist leaders (often falsely) confessed to political crimes were held in Moscow. Many purged people were sent into exile or slave labor camps, while 80,000 were executed. The purges replaced the older generation of revolutionaries w/young people who were loyal to Stalin, but weakened the military by purging 90% of its officers
Nazi Rise to Power → Hitler becomes Chancellor in January 1933 and assumes powers of presidency upon death of Paul von Hindenburg in August 1934
Hitler immediately orders "coordination" alignment