The March 1933 election

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What was the Nazis best number of seats in the Reichstag amd when?
230 seats im the August 1932 election,
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To ensure the Nazis victory in this election, what did Goering do for money?
He called a meeting with important industrialists and told them the Nazis needed money to ensure their victory,
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How much money did they gain?
3 million
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What was Goering also doing to ensure victory by support?
He placed Nazi supporters in positions of senior police officers and recruited 50,000 members,
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What was raided in Berlin and why?
The Headquarters of the Communist campaign, they claimed they had uncovered a plot to overthrow the government,
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Was anyone arrested?
Yes, leaders of the KPD,
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In the election, how many seats did the Nazis get and was it an overall majority?
They recieved 288 seats and it wasnt an overall majority,
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Who did the increase in votes come from and why?
From catholic rural areas who feared the possibility of a atheistic communist government,
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Why was Hitlers votes so high?
As people turned to his extremist policies during the Great Depression where his promises of employment and to solve their problems were what people wanted to hear woth employment at 6 million.
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What act was passed after this election?
The Enabling Act
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What did this ban?
It banned communist and socialist parties from taking their seats in the Reichstag
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How many were in favour of this act and how many against?
444 in favour and 94 against.
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What did this act end in Germany?
It was the end of democracy in Germany and ensured the march 1933 election was the last,
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