5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Five-Year Plans
- Gustav Streseman
- Beer Hall Putsch
- a In 1923 the Nazis attempted to overthrow the government in Munich. It was a total failure, and Hitler received a brief prison sentence during which time he wrote Mein Kampf.
- b 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)
- c 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
- 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 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conquer Ethiopia (1935), joined Germany in the Axis pact (1936), and allied Italy with Germany in World War II. He was overthrown in 1943 when the Allies invaded Italy. (p. 786)
- 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.
- 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
- 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.
- the award winning filmmaker achieved fame as the director of triumph of the will and a documentary of the 1936 olympics. as hitlers primary flimmaker, she produced movies that effectively promoted germany and was labeled as a promoter of hitler's propaganda. after serving a time in prison she became an award winning still photographer. she died at the age of 101 in 2003
5 True/False questions
Nazi Economics → ...
Russian Civil War → 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.
Kulaks → Rich peasants in the Russian Empire who owned larger farms and used hired labour. They were their own class.
Nazi Rise to Power → ...
Weimar Republic → an Irish republican political movement founded in 1905 to promote independence from England and unification of Ireland