The Nazi Rise to Power

Using the handout and your text book answer the following

1/ In what ways were the Nazi Party able to gain support and influence the political scene in 1932?

2/ Why did von Hindenburg refuse to give Hitler the Chancellorship in 1932? What did he do instead?

3/ Summarise the election results from November 1932. What can you infer from them?

4/ Why did the Chancellorship of von Schleicher only last 57 days?

5/ What was the reasoning behind Hindenburg eventually giving the Chancellor's job to Hitler? What did he think would happen?

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