5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Weimar Republic
- New Deal
- Sigmund Freud
- Charles Lindbergh
- Great Depression
- a 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.
- b 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.
- c United States aviator who in 1927 made the first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean (1902-1974)
- d 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
- e Austrian neurologist who originated psychoanalysis (1856-1939); Said that human behavior is irrational; behavior is the outcome of conflict between the unconcious mind (irrational unconscious driven by sexual, aggressive, and pleasure-seeking desires) and concious mind (rationalizing conscious, what one can do, ingrained moral values, what one should do).
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the Leader; Benito Mussolini
- Spanish General; organized the revolt in Morocco, which led to the Spanish Civil War. Leader of the Nationalists - right wing, supported by Hitler and Mussolini, won the Civil War after three years of fighting.
- A German philosopher who believed that the strength that produces heroes and great artists springs from something beyond reason. He criticized Christianity and democracy for empowering the mediocrity of the sheeplike masses.
- English comedian and film maker; portrayed a downtrodden little man in baggy pants and bowler hat
- a Spanish artist, founder of Cubism, which focused on geometric shapes and overlapping planes
5 True/False Questions
Munich Conference → Spanish General; organized the revolt in Morocco, which led to the Spanish Civil War. Leader of the Nationalists - right wing, supported by Hitler and Mussolini, won the Civil War after three years of fighting.
T.S. Eliot → Artistic technique that attempts to portray and interpret life as if it takes place in a dream
Mein Kampf → 'My Struggle' by Hitler, later became the basic book of nazi goals and ideology, reflected obsession
Albert Einstein → physicist born in Germany who formulated the special theory of relativity and the general theory of relativity
existentialism → a philosophy based on the idea that people give meaning to their lives through their choices and actions