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German-born physicist that offered startling new ideas on space, time, energy, and matter

Albert Einstein

2

While the speed of light is constant, other things that seem constant, like space and time, are not, created by Einstein

Theory of relativity

3

Austrian physician who treated patients with psychological problems, constructed a theory of the mind and the term unconscious

Sigmund Freud

4

There is no universal meaning to life

existentialism

5

Major existentialist, German philosopher who believed we put too much stress on reasons, democracy, and progress

Friedrich Nietzsche

6

An art movement that sought to link the world of dreams with real life

Surrealism

7

American pilot that flew 33 hours solo from New York to paris

Charles Lindberg

8

Popular music style that came out of the US, developed mainly by African American musicians from New Orleans, Memphis, and Chicago

Jazz

9

The short alliance of several parties

Coalition government

10

Germany’s new democratic government set up in 1919, named after the city where the National Assembly met

Weimar Republic

11

Basically all of the 1930s

The Great Depression

12

First president to win election after the Great Depression

Franklin D. Roosevelt

13

Program of reform, large public works project that helped to provide jobs for the unemployed

New Deal

14

Newspaper editor and politician that boldly promised to rescue Italy by reviving its economy and rebuilding its armed forces

Benito Mussolini

15

The National Socialist German Workers' Party's with policies supported by people in the middle and lower middle classes, formed this

Nazism

16

Little-known political leader whose early life had been marked by dissapppointment

Adolf Hitler

17

While in jail Hitler wrote this book (My Struggle)

Mein Kampf

18

Living space

Lebensraum

19

Giving in to an aggressor to keep peace

Appeasement

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The name of the group that was made up of Germany, Italy, and Japan

Axis Powers

21

Caused a revolt that started the Spanish civil war

Francisco Franco

22

The belief that political ties to other countries should be avoided

Isolationism

23

German Empire

Third Reich

24

Only Britain, France, Germany, and Italy were invited, this thing didn’t work

Munich Conference