How did Germany recover its economy in the years 1924-29?

In this lesson students will examine how the Weimar Republic recovered the German economy. It will focus on how Stresemann helped develop a new currency for Germany and how he negotiated financial deals with America in the shape of the Dawes Plan and Young Plan.

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Q1.What was the name of the territory that the French invaded in 1923?

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Q2.How did the Weimar politicians respond to the French occupation of the Ruhr?

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Q3.Which of the following groups did not benefit from hyperinflation?

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Q4.Around what percentage of Germany's coal, steel and iron reserves did the Ruhr region contain?

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Q5.Which of the following terms of the Treaty of Versailles did not impact the French occupation of the Ruhr?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What was the name of the territory that the French invaded in 1923?

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Q2.How did the Weimar politicians respond to the French occupation of the Ruhr?

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Q3.Which of the following groups did not benefit from hyperinflation?

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Q4.Around what percentage of Germany's coal, steel and iron reserves did the Ruhr region contain?

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Q5.Which of the following terms of the Treaty of Versailles did not impact the French occupation of the Ruhr?

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How did Germany recover its economy, 1924-29 quiz

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Q1.Who became chancellor and foreign secretary of Germany in 1923?

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Q2.What was the name of the currency introduced to Germany in 1923 which was tied to the value of gold?

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Q3.How much money did America loan to Germany in the years 1924-28 under the terms of the Dawes Plan?

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Q4.The Young Plan reduced to amount Germany had to pay in reparations to the Allies. It reduced the value from £6.6 billion to ... ?

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Q5.Which of the following was not a reason why some people opposed Stresemann's financial policies?

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How did Germany recover its economy, 1924-29 quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Who became chancellor and foreign secretary of Germany in 1923?

1/5

Q2.What was the name of the currency introduced to Germany in 1923 which was tied to the value of gold?

2/5

Q3.How much money did America loan to Germany in the years 1924-28 under the terms of the Dawes Plan?

3/5

Q4.The Young Plan reduced to amount Germany had to pay in reparations to the Allies. It reduced the value from £6.6 billion to ... ?

4/5

Q5.Which of the following was not a reason why some people opposed Stresemann's financial policies?

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Lesson summary: How did Germany recover its economy in the years 1924-29?

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