What were the problems of the new Weimar Government?

This quiz is for AQA AS level History students who have studied the events during 1918 in Germany.

The first few questions check your knowledge about before the new goverment was set up.

It's got light hearted obvious wrong answers purposely there to make you laugh, but also detailed right answers which will help you for revision. Also it has interesting famous people birthday facts on important dates during 1918-1923

1. Where did the Kaiser flee?

  • the Netherlands
  • Russia
  • France
  • New-York
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Other questions in this quiz

2. When was the Weimar Republic announced?

  • 11th November 1918 (Leonardo DiCaprio's birthday)
  • 31st October 1918 (Willow Smith's birthday)
  • 29rd January 1919 (Oprah Winfrey's birthday)
  • 18th February 2013 - (Dr Dre & John Travolta's birthday)

3. Who were the "main" two that had wanted the Kaiser to abdicate?

  • Luxemburg and Liebknecht
  • Hindenburg and Ludendorff
  • Beyonce and Jay Z
  • Otto Von Lossow and Gustav Von Kahr

4. When did the Kaiser flee?

  • 9th November 1918 (Jerry Purpdrank's birthday)
  • 25th May 2015 (Mike Myer's birthday)
  • 30th June 1919 (Cheryl Fernandez-Versini's birthday)
  • 23rd November 1918 (Miley Cyrus's birthday)

5. What was different about the new system?

  • There was dictatorship
  • You weren't allowed to buy donuts because Ebert was scared of the sprinkles
  • There was no Kaiser, just a president, The Chancellor and his ministers were no longer accountable directly to the Kaiser
  • The Kaiser was no longer in charge


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