Israeli Culture Quiz

Israel is regarded as one of the most culturally vibrant places in the world, with experimental theater, visual art, an unparalleled writing scene, and more. How much do you know about Israeli culture?

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Qustion 1. What topics were the focus of the first Hebrew plays from Palestine, such as Shin Shalom's Dan the Guard (1936) and Ahron Ashman's This Land (1942)?

The hardships of helping children born in Israel develop an appreciation for the culture of the old world The differences between shtetl life and kibbutz life Pioneering and the hardships newcomers suffered trying to build the country Gender dynamics in a new and politically unstable state

Qustion 2. What is the name of Israel's National Theatre?

Habimah Theatre Ohel Theatre Avodah Ensemble Lovers of the Hebrew Stage

Qustion 3. Yaacov Agam is best known for what?

Optic art Dot paintings Sculptures Watercolors

Qustion 4. What are the names of the hip-hop artist Subliminal's first two albums?

"The Light and the Shadow" and "The Light From Zion" "The Sun and the Moon" and "The Star of David" "Day and Night" and "Follow the Light" "The Numbers Song" and "Kobi Shimoni"

Qustion 5. Who wrote The Jewish State in 1896?

Ahad Haam Theodor Herzl Leo Pinsker A.D. Gordon

Qustion 6. Which writer published his first volume of poetry in 1901 and came to be recognized as the preeminent voice in Hebrew poetry?

Yehudah Amichai Chaim Nachman Bialik Aharon Appelfeld A. B. Yehoshua

Qustion 7. Which Jewish artist designed the stained-glass windows for the Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center?

Chaim Segal Marc Chagall Chaim Soutine Arthur Szyk

Qustion 8. Which is NOT a popular Middle Eastern food?

Falafel Borsht Shnitzel Baba Ghanouj

Qustion 9. How many teams does each Israeli soccer league have?

10 12 20 24

Qustion 10. What is the name of the play written by A.B. Yehoshua in 1969?

The Patriot A Night in May Around and Around Waiting for Godot
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