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1. With Speer's appointment to the Ministry, ammunition production rose by 97%, and tank production by 25%. When was he first appointed as Minister of Munitions?

  • 1942
  • 1943
  • 1945
  • 1940
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2. As a result, Germany faced a severe labour shortage, and relied heavily on foreign workers, whose productivity was significantly lower than native Germans. How much so?

  • 90% lower
  • 60-80% lower.
  • 20-30% lower.
  • 50% lower.

3. Select one key reason for Germany's lack of efficiency in its use of resorces during the war.

  • Himmler used too much of the government budget ensuring that the SS were correctly catered for.
  • Goering insisted on using German-made goods which would have been cheaper if bought from abroad
  • German soldiers did not use all of the resources that were given them.
  • Htler did not care to fully equip soldiers- he was above such policies, so it never got done.

4. Unlike Britain, the USSR and the USA, which members of German society were not fully mobilised into labour?

  • Political Enemies and Communists
  • Children
  • Women
  • Jews

5. Since which year had the main project to prepare Germany for war started?

  • 1933
  • 1936
  • 1938
  • 1934


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