Where does the Word Blitz come from?
Blitz Bomben - a fast German bomber Donner Und Blitzen Bliztkrieg - the German word for Lighting War
Why did the Blitz fail? Was it because:
The Americans joined the war The Luftwaffe was unprepared for it and kept changing strategy The British Army invaded Germany The RAF outnumbered the Luftwaffe
Which British fighter was the most numerous during the Battle of Britian?
The Hawker Heart The Supermarine Spitfire The Hawker Hurricane The P51 Mustang
During what year did the Blitz start?
1940 1942 1939 1941
What was the common outdoor air raid shelter called?
The Tube Morrison Shelter Bomb Shelter Anderson Shelter
What was the German Airforce called?
Hitler's Folly German Air Force (GAF) Luftwaffe Whermacht
What were the V1 and V2?
Secret weather stations on Iceland Special dates to bomb London Vengence Weapons The Codenames for the invasions of Britain and France
What was the best defense against bombers?
Fighters Radar Anti-aircraft guns Barrage balloons
Which city was destroyed by the German Luftwaffe in Holland making the Dutch sue for peace?
The Hague Amsterdam Rotterdam Eider Dam
Which British city suffered a terrible air raid on 14th November 1940?
Coventry Swansea Glasgow Portsmouth