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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 Hawker Heart
The P51 Mustang
The Hawker Hurricane
The Supermarine Spitfire


During what year did the Blitz start?

1941
1942
1939
1940


What was the common outdoor air raid shelter called?

Morrison Shelter
Bomb Shelter
The Tube
Anderson Shelter


What was the German Airforce called?

Hitler's Folly
German Air Force (GAF)
Luftwaffe
Whermacht


What were the V1 and V2?

The Codenames for the invasions of Britain and France
Secret weather stations on Iceland
Special dates to bomb London
Vengence Weapons


What was the best defense against bombers?

Barrage balloons
Fighters
Radar
Anti-aircraft guns


Which city was destroyed by the German Luftwaffe in Holland making the Dutch sue for peace?

Rotterdam
The Hague
Amsterdam
Eider Dam


Which British city suffered a terrible air raid on 14th November 1940?

Portsmouth
Coventry
Glasgow
Swansea