5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Franz Kafka
- T.S. Eliot
- Mein Kampf
- Guglielmo Marconi
- a a policy of avoiding contact with other countries, political ties should be avoided
- b Italian electrical engineer known as the father of radio (1874-1937)
- c American who became a British citizen; won the Nobel Peace prize in literature; wrote poetry and drama
- d Czech novelist who wrote in German about a nightmarish world of isolated and troubled individuals (1883-1924). Much affected by the horrors of war.
- e 'My Struggle' by Hitler, later became the basic book of nazi goals and ideology, reflected obsession
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- 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
- The Third German Empire, established by Adolf Hitler in the 1930s.
- English comedian and film maker; portrayed a downtrodden little man in baggy pants and bowler hat
- Irish poet and dramatist (1865-1939)
5 True/False questions
Great Depression → 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.
Charles Lindbergh → English comedian and film maker; portrayed a downtrodden little man in baggy pants and bowler hat
Surrealism → 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.
Il Duce → the Leader; Benito Mussolini
Dawes Plan → An Irish novelist who wrote Ulysses, a stream of consciousness book