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1

How many Jews were killed in concentration camps? - Life under the Nazis

6 million

2

Eugenics is introduce in German schools - Life under the Nazis

September 1935

3

The Nuremberg Laws are announced, banning Jew-German marriage and Jews from voting - Life under the Nazis

September 1935

4

Jews can be evicted from their homes for no reason - Life under the Nazis

April 1939

5

When and where was the final solution decided? - Life under the Nazis

January 1942, The Wanseee Conference

6

How many physically and mentally disabled people were killed from 1939? - Life under the Nazis

200,000
Before this, they were forcibly sterilised

7

What were Einsatzgeuppen? - Life under the Nazis

Einsatzgruppen were 4 squads (A,B,C,D) that went into surrounding areas of Europe to eliminate ethnic minorities

8

How long did the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising last for, and when? - Life under the Nazis

43 days, in 1943

9

All men between what ages had to spend 6 months in the National Labour Service? - Life under the Nazis

18-25

10

All 18-25 year olds had to spend how many years in the army? - Life under the Nazis

2 years

11

What are examples of Germany being self-sufficient? - Life under the Nazis

Making petrol from coal, making artificial cotton wool from pulped wood

12

How did Nazis help/not help farmers? - Life under the Nazis

Helped - Cut their taxes
Not Helped - Created a law saying that farmers could not divide up their farm and give sections to their children, which stopped farmers keeping farms in their family.

13

Name the 2 DAF Trade Union replacements and their roles - Life under the Nazis

Beauty of Labour - Improved the working conditions and environments of workers
Strength Through Joy - Organised leisure activities to encourage hard work. Reward scheme.

14

Name examples of changes to German schooling? - Life under the Nazis

Maths - asked students to calculate national financial gains without Jews
PE - PE time trebled to emphasise physical fitness in youth
Eugenics - taught inferiority of ethnic minorities and superiority of Aryans

15

When was the Hitler Youth set up? - Life under the Nazis

1922

16

What were boys taught in Hitler Youth? - Life under the Nazis

How to march, how to fight with knives, keeping fit

17

What were League of German Girl members taught? - Life under the Nazis

How to cook meals, how to look after babies, keeping fit

18

What actions did Nazis take against women? - Life under the Nazis

Sacked them from high ranking jobs, banned from jury service (too emotional), banned abortion and contraception

19

What encouraged women to have a traditional role? - Life under the Nazis

Marriage loans were given out which became permanent after having 4 children, motherhood medal awarded to women who had most children, banned from smoking

20

What was signed between Hitler and the Pope and when? - Life under the Nazis

A concordat, in 1933, which meant that neither would interfere with one another's business

21

Nazis killed what fraction of Jehovah's witnesses and why? - Life under the Nazis

1/3, because they’re pacifists and wouldn’t serve in the army

22

When did BRI and FRA start dropping bombs and how many people were killed in Hamburg and overall? - Life under the Nazis

1942
45,000 people
800,000 people overall

23

What happened to factory work with women and when? - Life under the Nazis

In 1943, all 17-45 year old childless women were forced into factory work

24

Name an example of rationing cuts - Life under the Nazis

In 1945, only 250g of meat/person/week was distributed to civilians

25

How many catholic priests were arrested for sexual or financial impropriety in 1937? - Life under the Nazis

200, BREAKING HITLER'S CONCORDAT WITH THE POPE

26

What did Hitler set up as a religious alternative? - Life under the Nazis

The German Faith Movement, which used Mein Kampf instead of the Bible

27

What was the Reich Church? - Life under the Nazis

An umbrella organisation which replaced all churches

28

When did Kristallnacht happen? - Life under the Nazis

9th November 1938
More than 1000 synagogues were burned down, according to Heydrich

29

What was the Gestapo? - Life under the Nazis

A secret police force, who hunted out opponents of the Nazis. Could send to concentration camps without trial

30

How did Hitler influence the courts? - Life under the Nazis

Hitler controlled all judges, replacing liberal and Jewish judges with Nazi supporters