Slide 2: Germany is known forits many castles the bestknown is Neuschwanstein
What is the capital of Germany What is Neuschwanstein? What is Dachau? Where are cuckoo clocks made?
1871—Germany is created 1914-1919—World War I, Germany loses
Adolf HitlerAdolf HitlerSlide 5-8: Its infamous leader,Adolf Hitler, was dictatorduring World War II.
Allies—Britain, France, US, and the Soviet UnionAxis—Germany, Japan, and Italy
Winston Churchill, Franklin Roosevelt, and Joseph StalinWinston Churchill, Franklin Roosevelt, and Joseph Stalin
Who became leader of Germany during theGreat Depression? What was the name of his political party? Besides Germany, name one other countrywhich made up the Axis Powers? Name two countries that made up the AlliedPowers? Which side did the US join? Who was President of the US during most ofWWII?
Separation of Germany into two countries—East and West Germany West Germany was a democracy East Germany was communist, under controlof the Soviet Union or USSR Between 1943-1960—2.66 million East Germansfled to West GermanySlide 9: After World War II, Germany was divided into 2 countries: East Germany andWest Germany.Slide 10-11: East Germany was a communist country under the influence of theUSSR; and West Germany was a democracy with the help of the US.
VideoSlide 12: The Berlin Wallwas built in 1961 by thecommunists in order to stoppeople from going over to EastGermany where people werefree.
Slide 13: The Berlin Wall was torn down in 1989. TheBrandenburg Gate is famous.
What country had themost deaths duringWorld War II? What country had thehighest percentage ofdeaths according totheir totalpopulation? What country had theleast amount ofdeaths?