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1

When did Hitler become Chancellor of Germany?

1933

2

When was the Treaty of Versailles signed?

1919

3

Who was the Treaty of Versailles with?

Germany and allies

4

What 4 parts was the treaty of versailles broken up into?

territory
military
financial
general

5

What consisted of the territory agreements in the Treaty of Versailles?

land taken away from Germany such as Prussia and given to Poland

6

What consisted of the military agreements in the Treaty of Versailles?

army was cut and they weren't allowed air force or tanks

7

What consisted of the financial agreements in the Treaty of Versailles?

had to pay to repair many allies damages that happened during war

8

What consisted of the general agreements in the Treaty of Versailles?

had to accept they started they war and league of nations was set up

9

When was the League of Nations set up?

1920

10

What three things could League committee do?

call upon countries to sort matters out
enforce economic sanctions and military ones

11

Which countries were not allowed to join League of Nations to begin with?

Germany and Russia

12

When was Stanley Baldwin PM?

1935-37

13

When was Mussolini in charge of Italy?

1920s

14

When did Germany begin to rearm?

1933

15

What did Britain do after WWI in terms of armies and peace?

joined Locarno pact and league of nations while disarming

16

What was the Locarno act and when was it signed?

1925 - an agreement between Italy, Germany, France and Britain that Germanys western borders produced from treaty of Versailles were guaranteed

17

When was the first show of aggression from Japan?

1931 when they invaded Manchuria

18

When did Hitler introduce conscription?

1935

19

When did Germany leave League of Nations?

1933

20

When and what was the Anglo-naval treaty?

1935 when Germany allowed to build their army more than 35% of the British

21

When was the olympics games in Berlin held and what did it show?

1936 - showed Germany to be 'normal' after having just rearmed the Rhineland

22

When was Austria annexed to Germany?

1938

23

When did Germany invaded Poland?

1st September 1939

24

When did Britain declare war?

3rd September 1939