Presentation on theme: "The Treaty of Versailles Setting the Stage in the Pacific Inflation in Germany Rise of Hitler."— Presentation transcript:
The Treaty of Versailles Setting the Stage in the Pacific Inflation in Germany Rise of Hitler
Ended World War I Left Germany resentful and their economy ruined Germany blamed for World War I The German people were angry at their government
Japan invades Manchuria, 1931 Japan invades China, 1937 Japan was ignored by the world powers Japan moves into a military dictatorship
Devaluation of the currency Increase in prices Germany demoralized
Inflation Activity Your parents have been saving money to send you to college since you were young. Next year is the big year, and you have $6000 saved up and are ready to go. The current cost of tuition is $5000, so you are good to go, but rumors are circulating there will be a 25% increase next year due to inflation. Will you be able to afford college?