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