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