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