Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Weimar Republic 1918

History GCSE/Ormerod/Origins of the Weimar Republic 1918-19 #2

What is the role of the President? Controlled army, navy and air force. got elected every seven years. Not responsible for day to day running of the country
What is the role of the Chancellor? Responsible for day to day running of the country
What is The Reichstag? it is the name of the parliament, introduced laws and all members of the Reichstag were elected every four years.
How was the Weimar Constitution democratic? all Germans over the age of 20 that could vote. no one individual could gain to much power.
What is Article 48? The President had emergency powers which meant he did not have to consult with the Reichstag.
What is proportional representation? The number of seats gained in the Reichstag are directly related to the number of votes gained e.g. if a party gained 20 per cent of the votes, they gained 20 per cent in the parliament.
Created by: MasonF