5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Russian Civil War
- Leon Trotsky
- successor states
- a Finland, Roland, Hungary, Czech-Slavakia, Yugoslavia
- b French prime minister who occupied the Ruhr and sent French workers to operate the mines when the Germans called a general strike
- c Lead the Bolsheviks of Russian along side Lenin. He was a spellbinding revolutionary orator and independent racial Marxist, who brilliantly executed the Bolshevik seizure of power by convincing the Petrograd Soviet to form a special military-revolutionary committee and make him its leader. His soldiers joined with the Bolsheviks to overtake members of the provisional government and win the vote of the Congress of soviets. He was also leader of the Red Army in the civil war.(908,910)
- d Nazi leader who in 1941 flew to Scotland in an apparent attempt to negotiate a peace treaty with Great Britain but was imprisoned for life (1894-1987)
- e 1918-1920: conflict in which the Red Army successfully defended the newly formed Bolshevik government against various Russian and interventionist anti-Bolshevik armies. Red vs. White Army.
5 Multiple choice questions
- movement born in violence
hate socialism/w.c. movements
cooperate with big businesses
mass rallies and (polit) parties
dynamic leaders-good speakers-can get crowd going
glorification of war
no end goal, just all about power now/always looking at past
- Placed the republic on the path to recovery. Declared Germany unwilling to pay reparations and issued a new currency backed by mortgages.. 1924 the parties accepted the "Dawes Plan". Economic conditions improved. Wages higher than before, America invested in iron, steel, coal.
- Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a totalitarian state by purging all opposition
- 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
- This dictator was the leader of the Nazi Party. He believed that strong leadership was required to save Germanic society, which was at risk due to Jewish, socialist, democratic, and liberal forces.
5 True/False questions
Comintern → was an international Communist organization founded in Moscow in March 1919. The International intended to fight "by all available means, including armed force, for the overthrow of the international bourgeoisie and for the creation of an international Soviet republic as a transition stage to the complete abolition of the State."
Masaryk → 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.
Britain's National Government → Alliance formed in French elections of May 1936 between the Communists, the Socialists, and the Radicals as result from the concern they had about the fascist movement overbroad. Won easily. Encouraged union movement and social reform. Compare with communism: one party.
Five-Year Plans → Plans that Joseph Stalin introduced to industrialize the Soviet Union rapidly, beginning in 1928. They set goals for the output of steel, electricity, machinery, and most other products and were enforced by the police powers of the state. (781)
Mein Kampf → French prime minister who occupied the Ruhr and sent French workers to operate the mines when the Germans called a general strike