Britain 1931-1951 rationing

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1. In June 1942 the goverment tried to stop the problem where the rich could get around rationing by eating in restaurants by setting a maximum charge of .... shillings for a meal, this stopped restaurants from buying on the black markets

  • 4
  • 7
  • 5
  • 6
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2. At firsst what was rationed ?

  • milk, sugar and bacon
  • Butter, sugar and bacon
  • eggs, bacon and butter

3. 100 ships had been sunk by the

  • German army in January 1940
  • German submarines in January 1940
  • German ships in January 1950

4. The ministry of food employed ... to root out the black market

  • 700 inspectors
  • 100 inspectors
  • 900 inspectors
  • 800 inspectors

5. When were 19 men put on trial in Manchester for forging clothing coupons

  • March 1942
  • May 1942
  • May 1944
  • March 1944

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