How did Hitler consolidate power by 1934?

This lesson will focus on how Hitler consolidated his power by 1934. We will look at key events such as the Night of the Long Knives, the death of President Hindenburg and the allegiance given by the German army.

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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!

Q1.When did the Reichstag Fire happen?

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Q2.Who confessed to starting the Reichstag Fire?

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Q3.How many Communist Party members had been arrested between the Reichstag Fire and the March 1933 election?

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Q4.Which source of opposition did Hitler ban on the 10th May 1933?

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Q5.In January 1934, who was still a threat to Hitler's power?

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Q6.What is a dictatorship?

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.When did the Reichstag Fire happen?

1/6

Q2.Who confessed to starting the Reichstag Fire?

2/6

Q3.How many Communist Party members had been arrested between the Reichstag Fire and the March 1933 election?

3/6

Q4.Which source of opposition did Hitler ban on the 10th May 1933?

4/6

Q5.In January 1934, who was still a threat to Hitler's power?

5/6

Q6.What is a dictatorship?

6/6

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How did Hitler consolidate power by 1934?

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Q1.Who was the leader of the SA?

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Q2.By which other name were the SA also known by?

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Q3.Why were the German army concerned about Rohm and the SA in 1934?

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Q4.How did the Night of the Long Knives enable Hitler to increase his power?

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Q5.When did President Hindenburg die?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

How did Hitler consolidate power by 1934?

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

Q1.Who was the leader of the SA?

1/5

Q2.By which other name were the SA also known by?

2/5

Q3.Why were the German army concerned about Rohm and the SA in 1934?

3/5

Q4.How did the Night of the Long Knives enable Hitler to increase his power?

4/5

Q5.When did President Hindenburg die?

5/5

Lesson summary: How did Hitler consolidate power by 1934?

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