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Kursk: The Turning Point on the Eastern Front
"Kursk was the largest clash of armour on the Eastern Front and Germany's last offensive in the East."
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
Which major battle on the Eastern Front produced the Kursk salient?
Why did Hitler and OKW (German High Command) postpone the Kursk offensive for four months?
they needed more men
they needed better aircraft
they needed more armour
they were waiting for better weather
The Blitzkrieg was the German Army's well tried military doctrine for offensive success. What part of that recipe was missing at Kursk?
What did the Red Army have in the Battle of Kursk that the German Army had never seen before in the Soviet Union?
defense in depth
When the German Army finally attacked the Red Army at Kursk, what well tried armoured tactic did they use?
a single pincer
the frontal assualt
the sword and shield movement
the double pincer
The Panther made its debut at Kursk. Overall, how did this tank perform?
it easily bested the T-34
its easily bested the T-34 and the KV-1
it was no match for the T-34 or the KV-1
it had mechanical problems
The massive German 68 ton Ferdinand was also making its appearance on the battlefield. What other name is this tank known as?
From which direction were the Germans stopped in their assualt on the Kursk salient?
in the north
in the east
in the south
in the center
Where were the Germans finally stopped in the battle for the Kursk salient?
Which Allied operation in the west forced Hitler to end Operation Citadel?
the invasion of Normandy
the invasion of Sicily
the invasion of Southern France
the invasion of North Africa
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Compiled Jun 28 12