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