Born from the defeat of World War One, the new German government, the Weimar Republic, faced a series of challenges economically, politically, socially and internationally. What challenges were faced by the Weimar Republic from 1919-1923?
When did some leading German generals realise they had lost World War One?
What was the maximum number of soldiers the German army could have according to the Treaty of Versailles?
What is a Republic?
A weak form of government
A country not ruled by a monarch
A country with a president
Where did a new government meet for the first time in February 1919?
Why was Article 48 a weakness of the new government?
Made it easier for small parties to be formed
It allowed the President to ignore the Reichstag and pass laws directly
Decisions could be made quickly in emergencies
Where were the Nazis on the political spectrum?
How many Spartacists rebelled in Berlin in 1919?
What is the term for very rapid and high increase in the level of prices, combined with a fall in the value of money?
When did Hitler attempt the Munich Putsch?
Where did Hitler write Mein Kampf?