5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Friedrich Nietzsche
- Kellogg-Briand Pact
- Charlie Chaplin
- Great Depression
- a 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.
- b Artistic technique that attempts to portray and interpret life as if it takes place in a dream
- c 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.
- d Was signed on August 27, 1928 by the United States, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Japan, and a number of other states. The pact renounced aggressive war, prohibiting the use of war as "an instrument of national policy" except in matters of self-defence.
- e English comedian and film maker; portrayed a downtrodden little man in baggy pants and bowler hat
5 Multiple choice questions
- American who became a British citizen; won the Nobel Peace prize in literature; wrote poetry and drama
- Hitler's expansionist theory based on a drive to acquire "living space" for the German people. Plan was to conquer eastern Europe and Russia
- cars, refridgerator, washing machine, iron, vaccuum, coffee pot
- 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.
- head of the Italian Fascist party. Mussolini was known as Il Duce and was leader of Italy, the first Fascist regime, during World War II.
5 True/False questions
William Butler Yeats → Irish poet and dramatist (1865-1939)
Crisis Years/Post War Uncertainty → (physics) the theory that space and time are relative concepts rather than absolute concepts
Weimar Republic → The Third German Empire, established by Adolf Hitler in the 1930s.
Pablo Picasso → a Spanish artist, founder of Cubism, which focused on geometric shapes and overlapping planes
Mein Kampf → 'My Struggle' by Hitler, later became the basic book of nazi goals and ideology, reflected obsession