Israeli History Quiz

Since its birth in 1948, Israel has had a busy history, dotted with wars and peace treaties. How much do you know about the history of Zionism and the Jewish state?

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Qustion 1. In the Bible, Abraham purchases a cave in Machpelah. What does he use it for?

Food storage Shelter Family burial ground Prayer space

Qustion 2. What woman became President of Israel's Supreme Court in 2006?

Miriam Feirberg Ikar Yael German Dalia Itzik Dorit Beinish

Qustion 3. Which of these are non-Jewish citizens of Israel?

Circassians Druze Bedouin All of these

Qustion 4. Who was Eli Cohen?

The military general who liberated the Western Wall in 1967 A spy for Israel The Mossad agent who captured Adolf Eichmann Yitzhak Rabin's second-in-command

Qustion 5. After Yitzhak Rabin's assassination, who succeeded him as Prime Minister?

Benjamin Netanyahu Ehud Barak Shimon Peres Ehud Olmert

Qustion 6. What is Galei Tzahal?

A popular children's television show An army post in Gaza Israeli Army Radio An Israeli basketball team

Qustion 7. Adolph Eichmann was captured in what city?

Berlin Buenos Aires Sydney Hong Kong

Qustion 8. In Genesis, God promises Abraham land from the river of Egypt to where?

The Euphrates River The Golan Heights The Jordan River Jerusalem

Qustion 9. What country did Israel, France, and Britain invade in October 1956?

Egypt Syria Jordan Lebanon

Qustion 10. In dealing with Israel's Arab neighbors, who advocated for the establishment of an "Iron Wall"?

Ze'ev Jabotinsky Martin Buber Abraham Isaac Kook David Ben Gurion
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