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2. At firsst what was rationed ?

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

3. Before the war Britain imported ...

  • 55 million tons of food per year and this was 60% of the food people bought
  • 55 million tons of food per year and this was 70% of the food people bought
  • 66 million tons of food per year and this was 60% of the food people bought
  • 56 million tons of food per year and this 70% of the food people bought

4. 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

5. In 1944 how many new ration books were stolen from Hertfordshire?

  • 13,000
  • 15,000
  • 14,000
  • 7,000

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