5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- turmoil in France
- Great Purges
- Great Depression in Europe
- Adolf Hitler
- 3rd International
- a a terrorist organization dedicated to spreading Communist revolution throughout the world and establishing a worldwide Communist state
- b political parties grew more radical, german and u.s were the hardest hit, democracies slowly realize capitalism doesnt work, ccc, americoort.
- c conservative to liberal pendulum, action francis an extension of the natzis grew in power during the great depresion in which currency value drppped20%, strong labor force
- d 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.
- e Stalin was paranoid that rival party leaders were plotting against him and launched this reign of terror, in which he and the Cheka eliminated old Bolsheviks and other party members. "Show trials" in which Communist leaders (often falsely) confessed to political crimes were held in Moscow. Many purged people were sent into exile or slave labor camps, while 80,000 were executed. The purges replaced the older generation of revolutionaries w/young people who were loyal to Stalin, but weakened the military by purging 90% of its officers
5 Multiple choice questions
- PART OF MADISON'S PRESIDENCY
After the war of 1812, a lot went on in American politics: British blockade also forced New England manufacturing to BOOM, banks issued loans like crazy and land owners bought and sold frequently, farmers began to expand and get more land, "Era of Good Feelings" (only because there was just one political party- Republicans)
This all lead to to the Panic of 1819...
- a war hero, was elected to be german president when he was 84 and in poor health. the nazis took full advantage of his old age. He died and was replaced by Hitler, this allowed Hitler to combine the powers of President and Chancellor to proclaim himself the Supreme head of State and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces
- 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.
- In the United Kingdom the term National Government is in an abstract sense used to refer to a coalition of some or all UK major political parties. In a historical sense it usually refers primarily to the governments of Ramsay MacDonald, Stanley Baldwin and Neville Chamberlain which held office from 1931 until 1940.
- Finland, Roland, Hungary, Czech-Slavakia, Yugoslavia
5 True/False questions
Sinn Fein → French prime minister who occupied the Ruhr and sent French workers to operate the mines when the Germans called a general strike
Five-Year Plans → A plan to revive the German economy, the United States loans Germany money which then can pay reparations to England and France, who can then pay back their loans from the U.S. This circular flow of money was a success.
Poincare → 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."
Locarno Agreements → 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
Hess → 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