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