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1

what were the 4 main reasons why Hitler became chancellor

the depression
fear of communism
weaknesses of the WR
organisation of the nazis/ role of hitler

2

when was the wall street crash (D)

1929

3

how did the depression affect german businesses (D)

industrial production dropped 40% by 1932 and wages dropped 14%

4

how did the depression affect the government (D)

the gig refused to print more money so Chancellor Bruning raised taxes and cut unemployment benefits

5

how did the depression affect german people (D)

led to mass unemployment and poverty

6

how many were unemployed in 1930 and 1932 (D)

1930 -3 million
1932 -6 million

7

which 3 groups lost their savings and went bankrupt because of the depression (D)

farmers
middle class
businessmen

8

give 3 ways the depression help the nazis (D)

caused more hatred to the WR
more people voted for extremist parties
Nazis promised to fix the economy

9

what did the nazis promise to give to all germans (D)

Bread and Work

10

how many votes did the nazis have in the Reichstag in 1933 (D)

288

11

who did the support for the communists (KPD) come from (FoC)

working class

12

how many members of parliament did the KPD have in 1932 (FoC)

100

13

which 3 groups of people feared a communist revolution (FoC)

businessmen
middle class
upper class

14

how did the 3 groups fearful of communist uprising do and why (FoC)

they began to fund and support the nazis as the Nazis hated the communists and frequently fought them in the streets and at their meetings

15

how many different coalition govs were there between 1919 and 1933 (WWR)

20

16

who made the WR look weak and useless and how (WWR)

President Hindenburg made the WR look weak by using arctic le 48 a lot

17

give 4 reasons why germans hated the WR (WWR)

loss of WW1
stab in the back armistice
treaty of versailles
failure to fix depression

18

give 2 ways the nazis organised themselves well (OoN)

set up Nazi offices all over Germany to recruit voters
had financial support off businessmen

19

which 2 businessmen did the nazi party have support of (OoN)

Krupp and Bosch

20

give 2 ways the SA helped Hitler become chancellor (OoN)

they made the nazis seem organised and reliable in a time of chaos
SA disrupted communists meeting and fought them in the streets

21

at a certain clash with communists, how many were killed by nazis (OoN)

18

22

give 4 examples of propaganda Joseph Goebbels used (OoN)

radios
films
posters
leaflets

23

how many newspapers did the nazis own (OoN)

140

24

what was the propaganda slogan used to spread message of unity (OoN)

One People, One Nation , One Leader

25

give 3 groups that the propaganda targeted (OoN)

workers
farmers
businessmen

26

how was Hitler shown in propaganda (3) (OoN)

a strong decisive leader, a veteran , a worker

27

what did the propaganda show hitler as (OoN)

‘Germany’s Last Hope’

28

how did Hitler use his skills as a speaker during his campaign (OoN)

flew to 6 cities a day to deliver speeches

29

what election highlighted people’s views of Hitler as a future leader and how many votes did he get (OoN)

the 1932 Presidential Election when he got 11 million votes

30

give 4 ways Hitler promised to make Germany great again (OoN)

restoring law and order
destroying communism
abolishing the ToV
fixing depression