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