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