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 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 P51 Mustang The Supermarine Spitfire The Hawker Heart The Hawker Hurricane
During what year did the Blitz start?
1939 1941 1940 1942
What was the common outdoor air raid shelter called?
The Tube Anderson Shelter Morrison Shelter Bomb 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 Secret weather stations on Iceland Vengence Weapons Special dates to bomb London
What was the best defense against bombers?
Fighters Radar Anti-aircraft guns Barrage balloons
Which city was destroyed by the German Luftwaffe in Holland making the Dutch sue for peace?
Amsterdam Rotterdam The Hague Eider Dam
Which British city suffered a terrible air raid on 14th November 1940?
Portsmouth Coventry Glasgow Swansea