2How did Europe change after WWI? Essential QuestionHow did Europe change after WWI?
3Russian Revolution In 1917, Russia went through a revolution. A revolution is a big change of power in short amount of time.Poor people in Russia (serfs) were unsatisfied with their lives.They blamed the rich ruling class of Russia and demanded the Czar (King) step downThe Czar of Russia (King) was Nicholas II
4Russian Revolution This took place in 1917. WWI had made the poor even poorerThey took over the Russian Government and killed Nicholas II and his whole family, ending the 300 year Romanov Dynasty.
11The Treaty of Versailles The 1919 Versailles Treaty, which Germany was kept under blockade until she signed, ended the war. The treaty said:the war was all Germany’s fault.Germany had to pay money to the countries it attacked.Germany had to give up a bunch of its land and coloniesGermany also had to disarm its military.
12The Treaty of Versailles caused Germany to go through a depression a time when businesses and people lost a lot of money
13People who could not find jobs joined the Communist and National Socialist parties. The National Socialist Party’s leader, Adolf Hitler, was gaining more and more power
14The Treaty of Versailles They were also mad because the treaty said that Germany alone caused WWI.Many Germans wanted revenge
15Nazi PartyAs more and more Germans became poor and angry, more and more began joining the National Socialist Party.Before long, the party is very large and it’s leader, Adolph Hitler becomes very powerful.They also change the name of the party to the Nazi Party
18Mr. Cribbs is a Dictator Split class in two groups Why are you unsatisfied with me as dictator?What is your new political party’s name?Who is your leader?How will you take me out of power?What will you do when you have power?
19Mr. Cribbs is a DictatorHow will you control the people of the other political party?Why are you unsatisfied with your new dictator?Who is your leader?How will you take them out of power?What will you do when you have power?