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Where does the Word Blitz come from?

Bliztkrieg - the German word for Lighting War
Donner Und Blitzen
Blitz Bomben - a fast German bomber


Why did the Blitz fail? Was it because:

The RAF outnumbered the Luftwaffe
The Americans joined the war
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 Hurricane
The P51 Mustang
The Supermarine Spitfire
The Hawker Heart


During what year did the Blitz start?

1940
1941
1942
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
Hitler's Folly
Whermacht
German Air Force (GAF)


What were the V1 and V2?

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


What was the best defense against bombers?

Barrage balloons
Fighters
Anti-aircraft guns
Radar


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

The Hague
Rotterdam
Amsterdam
Eider Dam


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

Portsmouth
Glasgow
Swansea
Coventry