5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- theory of relativity
- New Deal
- Great Depression
- a The doctrines of nationalism, racial purity, anti-Communism, and the all-powerful role of the State. The National Socialist German Workers Party, otherwise known as the Nazi Party. Nazism was advocated by Adolf Hitler in Germany.
- b militant-political movement, emphasizing loyalty and obedience. not clearly defined (communism is clearly defined, whereas fascism is not) there is a dictator, individual rights are looked down upon, belief that classes had a place and a function, nationalist belief.
- c to provide people with money, to buy food and housing, and to put them back to work after the Great Depression, created by Franklin D. Roosevelt
- d (physics) the theory that space and time are relative concepts rather than absolute concepts
- e the economic crisis and period of low business activity in the U.S. and other countries, roughly beginning with the stock-market crash in October, 1929, and continuing through most of the 1930s. 25% of the populations was unemployed.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a major leader of the existentialist movement. a philosopher.
- a philosophy based on the idea that people give meaning to their lives through their choices and actions
- Was signed on August 27, 1928 by the United States, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Japan, and a number of other states. The pact renounced aggressive war, prohibiting the use of war as "an instrument of national policy" except in matters of self-defence.
- 1938 conference at which European leaders attempted to appease Hitler by turning over the Sudetenland to him in exchange for promise that Germany would not expand Germany's territory any further.
- the period of time after the war where the people were unsure of what would happen next and they were still recovering from the war
5 True/False questions
Franklin D. Roosevelt → temporary alliance of several political parties. never lasted very long.
Weimar Republic → Germany's democratic regime established in 1919. The Weimar Republic was weak for several reasons. The country of Germany was not a Democratic country from the start. Germany already had a lot of political parties established, and the public blamed the Republic for the loss pf the war and the reparations required.
Francisco Franco → Czech novelist who wrote in German about a nightmarish world of isolated and troubled individuals (1883-1924). Much affected by the horrors of war.
William Butler Yeats → called "roaring" because of the exuberant, freewheeling popular culture of the decade. The Roaring Twenties was a time when many people defied Prohibition, indulged in new styles of dancing and dressing, and rejected many traditional moral standards.
Charles Lindbergh → English comedian and film maker; portrayed a downtrodden little man in baggy pants and bowler hat