Presentation on theme: "Vocabulary Breakdown In the glossary: Fourteen Points Self-determination Treaty of Versailles League of Nations Theory of relativity Existentialism Surrealism."— Presentation transcript:
Vocabulary Breakdown In the glossary: Fourteen Points Self-determination Treaty of Versailles League of Nations Theory of relativity Existentialism Surrealism Jazz Coalition government Weimar Republic Great Depression Fascism Nazism Mein Kampf In the textbook: Inflation- R69 Aryan- pg. 502 Albert Einstein- pg. 463 Sigmund Freud- pg. 463 Friedrich Nietzsche- pg. 465 Cubism- pg. 465 Franklin D. Roosevelt- pg. 475 Benito Mussolini- pg. 477 Adolf Hitler- pg Woodrow Wilson- American President during World War I
Fourteen Points A series of proposals in which U.S. president Woodrow Wilson outlined a plan for achieving a lasting peace after World War I List them
Self-determination The freedom of a people to decide under what form of government they wish to live Give examples of counties today with this form of government
Treaty of Versailles The peace treaty signed by Germany and the Allied powers of World War I List the conditions in the treaty of Versailles
League of Nations An international association formed after World War I with the goal of keeping peace among nations Who were the members of League of Nations?
Theory of relativity Albert Einstein’s ideas about the interrelationships between time and space and between energy and matter. Why do you think this is necessary in this history lesson?
Existentialism A philosophy based on the idea that people give meaning to their lives through their choices and actions. If were to live this philosophy, how will you live? Explain
Surrealism A 20 th century artistic movement that focuses on the workings of the unconscious mind. Why do you think this art movement came into being?
Jazz A 20 th century style of popular music developed mainly by African-American musicians. Who is your favorite jazz Musician? If you don’t have one, list three jazz musicians that you would like to listen to their music.
Coalition government A government controlled by a temporary alliance of several political parties. Why do you think this is necessary?
Weimar Republic The republic that was established in Germany in 1919 and ended in 1933 What were the significant events that happened during Weimer republic rule ?
Great Depression The severe economic slump that followed the collapse of the U.S. stock market You experienced some what similar economic problem. What is the name given to our time economic trouble and what factor led to this trouble in our time?
Fascism A political movement that promotes an extreme form of nationalism, a denial of individual rights, and a dictatorial one-party rule. Which country do you think in our world today that is demonstrating similar traits with its people?
Nazism The fascist policies of the National Socialist German Workers’ Party, based on totalitarianism, a belief in racial superiority, and state control of industry Which country do you think in our world today that is demonstrating similar traits with its people?
Mein Kampf “My Struggle”—a book written by Adolf Hitler during his imprisonment in in which he set forth his beliefs and his goals for Germany. List a few important things written in the book
Inflation A sustained rise in the average level of prices Explain in your own words.
Aryan Belief of Germans being the “master race” Are there any organizations with similar agenda today?
Albert Einstein German born physicist with new ideas on space, time, energy, and matter.
Sigmund Freud Austrian physician who treated patients with psychological problems What made him famous?
Friedrich Nietzsche German philosopher who urged pride, assertiveness, and strength Who was attracted to this philosophy according to you?
Cubism Artistic movement that transformed natural shapes into geometric form Why, why why? This kind of art?
Franklin D. Roosevelt President of the United States during the Great Depression who reformed government through the New Deal List top three reforms
Benito Mussolini Promised to rescue Italy by reviving economic aid and rebuilding its armed forces
Adolf Hitler Leader of Germany Compare Hitler to present time leader(s)?
Woodrow Wilson President of the United States during World War I