Other German unification notes: initial period

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: Abigail
  • Created on: 16-11-13 16:46
Who were the Middle Union?
A rival customs union to the PCU
1 of 20
What percentage of the population actually lived in towns?
Only 10%
2 of 20
Where did the other 90% live?
In rurual lands
3 of 20
They weren't very..?
Industrial
4 of 20
A problem for unity in German was regarding non-germans ..?
Living within the Confederation
5 of 20
Also, a lot of non-Germans ruled over some states, which states and by whom?
Hanover - Britain; Luxemburg - Netherlands; Holstein - Denmark
6 of 20
During the Vienna Settlement, the vast majority of German land went to prussia - their population increased from 5 million to what?
10 Million
7 of 20
The reason German became a confederation is because?
The Austrian's favoured it
8 of 20
Who did Austria think should be in charge?
The Habsburg family (Austrian)
9 of 20
Austria were also a large country, bigger than Prussia with a population of?
25 Million
10 of 20
Metternich had a large influence in?
The Diet
11 of 20
In the Diet, laws were allowed to be passed with a __ majority:
2/3
12 of 20
The Zollverein actually encouraged what?
Co-operation between states
13 of 20
Nationalist organisations were formed, one example is?
Burscharschaften
14 of 20
Who organised these groups?
Students
15 of 20
Strangely enough, the organisations were going on while who was in university?
Bismarck
16 of 20
Nationalist demonstrations were held, one example being? When was this?
Wartburg in 1817
17 of 20
What did these students do?
Through reactionary books into a large bonfire
18 of 20
Also, speeches about?
A fatherland
19 of 20
However, with both of these demonstrations and protests by the students, one thing was lacking?
Focus on uniting Germany
20 of 20

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

What percentage of the population actually lived in towns?

Back

Only 10%

Card 3

Front

Where did the other 90% live?

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

They weren't very..?

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

A problem for unity in German was regarding non-germans ..?

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar History resources:

See all History resources »See all Italy - 19th and 20th century resources »