Flashcards in Germany KQ1 Deck (11):
When did the Weimar government lead Germany?
Name 3 reparations in the treaty of Versailles.
Alsace-Lorraine to France
1919 communists tried to overthrow the government
The communists started a revolution but it failed and the leaders were killed
1920- angry at the ToV and the government
March- they stormed Berlin and said that a new government was created and the journalist Wolfgang kapp was in charge
November 1923- hitler interrupted a meeting of the Bavarian prime minister and said he was taking over. He was arrested for 5 years but he was let out early.
What happened in 1923
The government printed more money due to the ToV, this led to hyper-inflation
Name 2 things stresemann did?
League of Nations
Dawes plan (USA lent Germany 800 million marks to help them pay)
Who was Gustav stresemann?
Foreign minister 1923-29
What was article 48?
If public safety was endangered, the chancellor could do anything to fix it?
How was this used by Hitler?
To pass the enabling act