Miss Cole's Holocaust WebQuest

Rise of Nazism
Nazis' Racial Theories and Anti-Jewish Policies 

Visit the this site and read pages 47-50

The Rise of Nazism in Germany

Answer the following questions in your note packet completely and thoroughly: 

 According to this website, what factors contributed to make the horrific events of the Holocaust possible?

Why did the political, economic, and social state of Germany after World War I allow Hitler to gain such extensive political power?

Describe the racial theories of the Nazis.

Have any other groups throughout history had similar theories about race? Give one example.

List several anti-Jew policies set in place by the Nazis. How did these policies serve weaken the Jewish population of Germany?