WWII Review I give you the answers; you give me the questions.

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1.lightening war

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2.making people go into the army by law

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3.Mein Kampf

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4.

national pride economic recovery strong, stable government

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5.

they controlled the schools their youth organisations were attractive their propaganda directly targeted young people

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6.

Re-arming Germany created an economic boom and increased national pride the threat of Communism was removed

huge government spending on roads, housing, etc. created jobs and brought unemployment down

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7.

Gypsies Jews tramps prostitutes homosexuals

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8.giving way to another person or country

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9.

it gave Britain time to re-arm Hitler’s demands were not unreasonable

Britain did not have allies who were prepared to fight
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the British people did not want war

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10.

Aryan hard-working socially useful white skin and blonde hair part of a stable family

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11.the day of a successful US attack against German forces that occurred on the beaches of Normandy, France

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12.

businesses went bankrupt huge unemployment

demand for farm goods collapsed and farmers lost their homes

problems were so extreme that Germans began looking for extreme answers to their problems

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13.Victory in Europe Day – The day Germany surrendered (8 May, 1945)

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14.

talked about going back to the good old days

criticised the Weimar politicians for signing the Treaty of Versailles used the radio and travelled by plane, demonstrating how modern they were held huge, well-organised meetings, making them appear strong and organised

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15. they wanted Nationalisation (state control) of all major industries
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they believed in state control of land they didn’t believe in religion

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Here are the questions and the answers.

1.What does blitzkrieg mean? lightening war

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2.What is conscription? making people go into the army by law

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3.What was the name of Hitler’s book? Mein Kampf

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4.In the 1930s, what did the German people want from their government?

national pride economic recovery strong, stable government
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5.How did the Nazis win over young people?

they controlled the schools their youth organisations were attractive their propaganda directly targeted young peopleple?

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6.Why did the German people approve of Nazi rule?

Re-arming Germany created an economic boom and increased national pride the threat of Communism was removed

huge government spending on roads, housing, etc. created jobs and brought unemployment down

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7.What types of people were considered “undesirable” by the Nazis?

Gypsies Jews tramps prostitutes homosexuals the question and the answer

8.What is appeasement? giving way to another person or country

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9. Why did British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain choose a policy of appeasement with Germany in 1938?

it gave Britain time to re-arm Hitler’s demands were not unreasonable

Britain did not have allies who were prepared to fight in her defense the British people did not want war

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10.What types of Germans did the Nazis find most desirable?

Aryan hard-working socially useful white skin and blonde hair part of a stable family the question and the answer

11.What was D-Day? The day of a successful US attack against German forces that occurred on the beaches of Normandy, France
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12.What are some facts about the Depression that helped Hitler come to power in Germany?

businesses went bankrupt huge unemployment

demand for farm goods collapsed and farmers lost their homes

problems were so extreme that Germans began looking for extreme answers to their problems

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13.What is VE-Day? Victory in Europe Day – The day Germany surrendered (8 May, 1945)

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14. What strategies did the Nazi Party and Hitler use to gain votes?

talked about going back to the good old days

criticised the Weimar politicians for signing the Treaty of Versailles used the radio and travelled by plane, demonstrating how modern they were held huge, well-organised meetings, making them appear strong and organised

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15.What did many Germans dislike about Communists?

they wanted Nationalisation (state control) of all major industries they believed in state control of land they didn’t believe in religion

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