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