After World War One the Treaty of Versailles was damaging to Germany and its economy. The Nazis took advantage of these difficulties to gain support.
Why was Germany forced to surrender in 1918?
They had been defeated
They were fed up with war
They had run out of raw materials and food
What was the new German government called?
The Weimar Republic
Who started a revolt in January, 1919?
The Catholic Party
The Nazi Party
Who led The Spartacists along with Karl Leibknecht?
Who stopped the revolt?
Why did the French invade Germany in 1923?
They had run out of raw materials and wanted to take some from Germany
Germany had missed reparations payments in 1922
They were angry at Germany for starting WWI and wanted to take over their land
What was hyper-inflation?
When the German currency became worthless
When the German government changed the currency
When the German currency was strong
Where did Hitler start the Munich Putsch?
In a beer hall
In the Bavarian government headquarters
In the streets
What was Hitler charged with at his trial?
Trying to start a war
How long did Hitler spend in Landsberg Prison?