Germany,1890-1945

Reichstag
German parliament
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Chancellor
Leader of Germany
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Armistice
When two sides agree to stop fighting during war
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Abdicate
When someone resigns
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Constitution
Set of laws that govern country
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Communisim
An extreme left-wing system of government where the government control everything
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Nationalism
An extreme right-wing belief whereby people love their country and wanted it to be the strongest
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Reparations
Money paid to another country as compensation
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Foreign Policy
The Governments attitude and relationship with other countries
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Putsch
Germany word for revolt (people try and take over using force)
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Stormtroopers
The Nazis own police force. They would beat up opponents
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Propoganda
Information that is often false which is used to influence peoples beliefs
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Trade Union
Organisation that looks after and fights for workers rights
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coalition
When political parties work together
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Rally
When lots of people get together to listen to someone speak
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Rentenmark
German Currency after 1923
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Fuhrer
Name given to Hitler when he was the president and chancellor
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Self-sufficient
When you can produce all of your own resources ,food etc and dont need to buy it from other countries
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indoctrinate
Another term for brainwashing
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Aryan
People the Nazis believed were the 'master race'
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Persecute
When someone is attacked/treated badly due to race, religion, beliefs etc
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Ghetto
Walled off sections of cities where Jewish people were kept i.e Warsaw Ghetto
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Gestapo
Nazis secret police service
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Censorship
When you ban/control what people read and listen to
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Kinder, kirche, Kuche
German words for children, kitchen and church
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kristallnacht
Night of Broken glass
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DAF
German labour front
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KDF
Strength through Joy
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Police state
When the police have powers to spy on arrest whomever they want
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Card 2

Front

Leader of Germany

Back

Chancellor

Card 3

Front

When two sides agree to stop fighting during war

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

When someone resigns

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

Set of laws that govern country

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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