SSgt Study Guide Test Chapter 1

Question 1 of 16

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What proved a prerequisite for successful land, sea, or air operations?

Select one of the following:

  • Air Logistics

  • Air Superiority

  • Air Power

  • Air Force

Question 2 of 16

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On September 1, 1939, _________ launched a massive assault on Poland that opened the greatest war in history and spawned the term Blitzkrieg, or "lightning war."

Select one of the following:

  • George Washington

  • Franklin Roosevelt

  • Adolf Hitler

  • Hugh Dowding

Question 3 of 16

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Under what name is The German Air Force referred to as ?

Select one of the following:

  • Luftwaffe

  • Blitzkrieg

  • ULTRA

  • Royal Air Force

Question 4 of 16

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The German Air Force was commanded by ______ to crush the enemy on September 1, 1939?

Select one of the following:

  • Adolf Hitler

  • Hugh Dowdings

  • Winston Churchill

  • Hermann Goring

Question 5 of 16

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In April ______, German Forces surprised neutral Denmark and Norway.

Select one of the following:

  • 1942

  • 1940

  • 1939

  • 1945

Question 6 of 16

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what was the name of Belgium's famed fortress that German paratroopers surprise attacked, and was also considered to be the strongest in Europe?

Select one of the following:

  • Eban Emael

  • Luftwaffe

  • Blitzkrieg

  • ULTRA

Question 7 of 16

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When German Forces attacked France, the Luftwaffe gained air superiority, masked the movement of German panzers through the Ardennes forest, and hindered Allied attempts to rally.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 8 of 16

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The first all-air campaign in history, was fought between who?

Select one of the following:

  • Germany and United States

  • Britain and France

  • United States and Britain

  • Germany and Britain

Question 9 of 16

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Adolf Hitler's forces never invaded the Netherlands and Belgium.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 10 of 16

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Britain's Royal Air Force, in the Battle of Britain, was lead by _______.

Select one of the following:

  • Major General Oliver P. Echols

  • Adolf Hitler

  • Air Marshal Sir Hugh Dowdings

  • Sir Robert Watson-Watt

Question 11 of 16

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Any information gained from Enigma was top secret and known as ULTRA.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 12 of 16

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The information gave British intelligence, but did not forewarn them of major attacks and invaluable insight on the status of German maintenance and logistics.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 13 of 16

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The Germans first attacked Royal Air Force airfields and then after the Royal Air Force bombed Berlin 24 August, switched to a terror bombing campaign against London.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 14 of 16

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In tribute to the Royal Air Force Fighter Command, Prime Minister ________ stated, “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.”

Select one of the following:

  • Hugh Dowdings

  • Winston Churchill

  • Hermann Goring

  • Oliver P. Echols

Question 15 of 16

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Major General Oliver P. Echols began the most massive aircraft procurement program in history.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 16 of 16

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By 1942, American factories failed to produce more than 45,000 air craft.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False
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