History Knowledge Test: Germany

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OK so it gives you the answers but that's the point. HISTORY NAZI GERMANY KNOWLEDGE TEST
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Question 1

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Who was the first president of the Weimar Republic?
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  • Friedrich Ebert
  • Friedrich Ebert

Question 2

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What was the German Parliament called?
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  • Reichstag
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Question 3

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What problems did the Weimar Republic face?
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  • Too many parties
  • Proportional Representation
  • Acceptance of the Treaty of Versailles; which was hated by the Germans
  • Revolts

Question 4

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Who were the leaders of the Spartacist Revolt in 1919?
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  • Karl Liebknecht and Rosa Luxemberg
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Question 5

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When was the Kapp Putsch
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  • 1920
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Question 6

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When did France and Belgium occupy the Ruhr?
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  • 1923
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Question 7

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What is Hyperinflation?
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  • This happens when production cannot keep up with the amount of money, so money keeps losing its value.
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Question 8

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What did the German workers in the Ruhr do?
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  • Went on strike
  • Strike

Question 9

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What were 3 results of Hyperinflation?
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  • Wages were paid twice a day
  • Middle Class lost all their savings
  • The German Mark- Currency- became completely worthless

Question 10

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When did the German workers return to the Ruhr?
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  • September 1923
  • 1923

Question 11

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What did Stresemann do in 1924?
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  • Accepted the Dawes Plan
  • Introduced the Rentenmark

Question 12

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What did the French and Belgian troops do in 1925?
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  • Left the Ruhr
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Question 13

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What did the Locarno Treaty; agreed by Stresemann in October 1925; mean for Germany?
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  • The Western borders of Germany were agreed
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Question 14

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When did Germany join the League of Nations?
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  • 1926
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Question 15

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What pact did Germany sign in 1928? What did the 65 countries who signed promise?
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  • Kellogg-Briand Pact: Not to use violence
  • Kellogg-Briand Pact
  • Not to use violence

Question 16

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What replaced the Dawes plan in 1929?
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  • The Young Plan
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Question 17

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What were the main terms of the Young Plan?
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  • Germany given 59 years to pay reparations, which were to be reduced by 3/4's
  • Germany given 59 years to pay reparations.
  • Reparations were to be reduced by 3/4's

Question 18

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When did Stresemann die?
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  • 1929
  • ...

Question 19

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What other key even happened in that year?
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  • Wall Street Crash
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Question 20

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What party did Anton Drexler lead in 1919?
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  • German worker's party
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Question 21

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What was the name of this party changed to in 1920?
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  • National Socialist German worker's party
  • NAZIS

Question 22

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Who were the SA?
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  • Armed groups who harassed opponents of the Nazis
  • The Nazis army

Question 23

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When was the Munich Putsch?
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  • 1923
  • ...

Question 24

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What was the name of the book which Hitler wrote in prison?
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  • Mein Kampf
  • My struggle

Question 25

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What was Anschluss?
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  • Joining Austria and Germany together
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Question 26

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What was Lebensraum?
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  • Living Space
  • Germans having a right to living space

Question 27

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How did Hitler change his tactics after the Munich Putsch?
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  • Tried to gain control of Germany through the democratic system
  • Democracy rather than force

Question 28

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How many members did the Nazis have in 1925?
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  • 30,000
  • Fewer than 30,000

Question 29

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How many seats did the Nazis, the communists and the Social democrats have in the Reichstag in the 1928 elections?
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  • Nazis- 12
  • Communists- 54
  • Social Democrats- 153
  • Nazis- 12 Communists- 54 Social Democrats- 153

Question 30

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How many Germans were unemployed by 1933?
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  • 6 million
  • 6,000,000

Question 31

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How many members of the Nazi Party were there in 1930?
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  • Over 300,000
  • 300,000

Question 32

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How many seats did the Nazis win in the July 1932 elections?
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  • 230
  • ...

Question 33

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When was Hitler offered Chancellorship?
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  • 1933
  • 30th January 1933

Question 34

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What act did Hitler force through in March 1933?
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  • Enabling Act
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Question 35

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What was the name of the event in June 1934 when Hitler removed opposition from within the Nazi Party?
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  • The Night of the long knives
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Question 36

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What was the name of the leader of the SA who was killed on this night?
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  • Ernst Rohm
  • Rohm

Question 37

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What 2 things did the Enabling Act allow Hitler to do?
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  • To govern for 4 years without Parliament and make all other political parties illegal
  • All political parties illegal
  • To govern for 4 years without parliament

Question 38

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Who was Paul Von Hindenburg?
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  • The president of the Weimar Republic 1925-1934
  • The president of the Weimar Republic

Question 39

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When did he die?
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  • 2nd August 1934
  • 1934

Question 40

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Which Nazi was in charge of the Ministry of Enlightenment and propaganda?
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  • Joseph Goebbels
  • Goebbels

Question 41

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When were the Berlin Olympics?
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  • 1936
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Question 42

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Who was in charge of the SS?
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  • Heinrich Himmler
  • Himmler

Question 43

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When were concentration camps started?
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  • 1933
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Question 44

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What was the Gestapo?
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  • The secret police
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Question 45

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What is the term used to describe the hatred of the Jews?
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  • Anti-semitism
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Question 46

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Who did Hitler sign an agreement with in 1933 where both sides promised not to interfere with each other?
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  • The Catholic Church
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Question 47

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How did Nazis fiddle with unemployment statistics?
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  • Didn't count Jews or women?
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Question 48

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What was the name of the Nazi scheme that provided German workers with cheap holidays and leisure activities?
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  • Strength through joy
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Question 49

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When was military conscription reintroduced?
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  • 1935
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Question 50

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How old did boys have to be to join the Hitler Youth?
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  • 14
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Question 51

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What did girls join?
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  • League of German Maidens
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Question 52

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How did the Nazis change the education system?
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  • Nazi Propaganda
  • Jews banned from teaching and schools
  • Nazi teachers association
  • Subjects rewritten to suit Nazi ideals

Question 53

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What Nazi ideas did the League of German maidens spread?
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  • Large families
  • Large families: Awarded cross of Honour for German Mothers

Question 54

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Give 2 reasons why the Nazis were popular
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  • Brought Jobs
  • Taught ideals from an early age
  • Made them proud internationally
  • Mass rallies
  • Army Support
  • Brought prosperity
  • People feared them

Question 55

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When was the opposition within the Nazi party crushed?
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  • The night of the long knives
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Question 56

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Name one leading member of the Confessing Church
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  • Pastor Martin Niemoller
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Question 57

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Name 2 Youth groups who opposed the Nazis
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  • Edelweiss Pirates
  • Swing kids

Question 58

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What happened in Munich in 1943?
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  • The white rose members were executed
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Question 59

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What did Claus Von Stauffenberg do?
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  • Tried to kill Hitler
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Question 60

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What was the Holocaust?
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  • The persecution and mass murder of the Jewish people by the Nazis
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Question 61

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Name 2 African Americans who won medals at the Berlin Olympics in 1936
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  • Jesse Owens
  • Joe Louis

Question 62

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What were the Nuremberg laws?
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  • Laws that prevented Jews from being German citizens
  • Laws that prevented Jews from marrying 'Germans'
  • Laws that prevented Jews from having sexual relations with 'Germans'

Question 63

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What was the Kristallnacht (1938) ?
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  • The Night of the Broken Glass
  • The Night of the Broken Glass where thousands of Jewish shop windows were smashed and many dues were arrested following on from a German official being murdered by a Jew in Paris.

Question 64

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When were the Jewish people forced into Ghettos?
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  • 1940
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Question 65

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What were German soldiers ordered to do when they invaded Russia in 1941?
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  • Kill every Jew they came across
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Question 66

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What was the final solution?
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  • The Nazi's plan to destroy the Jews
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Question 67

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Who was in charge of the Final Solution?
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  • Himmler
  • Heinrich Himmler

Question 68

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Name 2 famous death camps
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  • Auschwitz
  • Treblinka
  • Sobibor
  • Chelmno
  • Belzec

Question 69

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How many Jews were killed by the Nazis in total?
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  • 6 million
  • 6,000,000
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