Were the 1920s a golden age for all Germans?

In this lesson students will explore how society changed for the women and workers during the mid to late 1920s. It will also examine the changes in culture such as art and architecture and whether it represented a positive change to Germany.

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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.What year did Germany become a member of the League of Nations?

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Q2.Which of the following was not a term of the Locarno Pact?

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Q3.Which of the following countries was not a member of the League of Nations in 1926?

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Q4.What was the aim of the Kellogg-Briand Pact?

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Q5.What year did Gustav Stresemann stop being Germany's foreign secretary?

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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.What year did Germany become a member of the League of Nations?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following was not a term of the Locarno Pact?

2/5

Q3.Which of the following countries was not a member of the League of Nations in 1926?

3/5

Q4.What was the aim of the Kellogg-Briand Pact?

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Q5.What year did Gustav Stresemann stop being Germany's foreign secretary?

5/5

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Were the twenties a ‘golden age’ for Germans? Quiz

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Q1.What age were women allowed to vote in Germany?

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Q2.Which of the following changes did not positively impact women in the Weimar Republic?

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Q3.Real wages for workers increased by how much by 1928?

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Q4.Which of the following art movements is based on art showing a realistic view of the world, including poverty?

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Q5.What year did the Unemployment Insurance Act begin in Germany?

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Were the twenties a ‘golden age’ for Germans? Quiz

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

Q1.What age were women allowed to vote in Germany?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following changes did not positively impact women in the Weimar Republic?

2/5

Q3.Real wages for workers increased by how much by 1928?

3/5

Q4.Which of the following art movements is based on art showing a realistic view of the world, including poverty?

4/5

Q5.What year did the Unemployment Insurance Act begin in Germany?

5/5

Lesson summary: Were the 1920s a golden age for all Germans?

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