Democratization of Germany


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What group held the most power in the pre-World War I Bundesrat?

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1. In pre-World War I Germany, in which legislative body did all men have the right to vote?

2. What weak government gave all people the right to vote before World War II in Germany, but eventually was overrun?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The country that we now know as Germany has a long and complex history spanning back over millennia. These assessments will find out how much you know about how Germany moved towards democracy. You'll need to know key information from the lesson, such as the legislative bodies of Germany and the different German republics.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet will test you on:

  • Political power in pre-WWI Germany
  • Germany's legislative bodies
  • German republics
  • Elections in Germany
  • German suffrage

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - test your recollection of the history of Germany, especially in the context of its move towards democracy
  • Reading comprehension - make sure you can understand the various elements of German democracy, both past and present, in terms of German legislative bodies, elections, and who can vote
  • Making connections - make the connections between important events in German history and the various aspects of German democracy that evolved over time

Additional Learning

To learn more about German democracy, review the corresponding lesson called Democratization of Germany. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • The German Empire and male suffrage
  • The Weimar Republic
  • Nazi Germany
  • Divided Germany
  • Reunification and universal suffrage