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