1. Creation of the Weimar Republic & Early Problems
German Revolution, New Constitution, Reactions to the Treaty of Versailles, Spartacist Uprising, Kapp Putsch, Ruhr Crisis, Hyperinflation.
Lesson 1: What were the Causes and Consequences of the German Revolution?
Military failure during War, Hardship in Germany, Russian Revolution, Kiel Mutiny, Revolution Spreads, Ludwig III Abdicates, Kurt Eisner, Bavarian People's State, Kaiser Wilhelm II Abdicates, SPD Government, Friedrich Ebert, Armistice, Weimer Republic Declared.
Lesson 2: The Creation of the Weimar Republic
Council of People's Representatives, National Assembly, President, Chancellor, Reichrat, Reichstag, Proportional Representation, Article 48, Coalition Government, Freidrich Ebert, General Groner, Hugo Stinnes, Karl Legien.
Lesson 3: Why was the Treaty of Versailles Unpopular in Germany?
Paris Peace Conference, Colonies, Disarmament, Reparations, League of Nations, Territory, Demilitarisation, War Guilt, Diktat, Dolchstoss.
Lesson 4: Economic Problems faced by the Weimar Republic
Post-War Problems, Inflation, Ruhr Crisis 1923, Hyperinflation, The Dawes Plan.
Lesson 5: Political Problems faced by the Weimar Republic
Article 48, Proportional Representation, Coalition Government, Sparticist Uprising 1919, Kapp Putsch 1920, Freikorps, Stab in the Back Myth, Dolchstoss.
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