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