Omer Festival at Kibbutz Ginegar in Israel, 1947. (Kluger Zoltan/Israel GPO)

Israeli History Quiz

How much do you know about the history of Zionism and the Jewish state?

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?

Question 1 of 10
The high-tech industry was so expansive in Israel in the 1990s, that some referred to it as what?
Question 2 of 10
What year was Tel Aviv founded?
Question 3 of 10
Adolph Eichmann was captured in what city?
Question 4 of 10
In what town did Baruch Goldstein murder 29 people and injure another 125?
Question 5 of 10
After Yitzhak Rabin's assassination, who succeeded him as Prime Minister?
Question 6 of 10
Who was Eli Cohen?
Question 7 of 10
According to Abraham Isaac Kook, even secular forms of Zionism hasten what?
Question 8 of 10
During the mass immigration of Russian Jews to Israel in the 1990s, what percentage of immigrant families were headed by single parents?
Question 9 of 10
True or false: While the majority of Israelis are secular Jews, a vocal, powerful minority of Orthodox Jews has a disproportionate influence on religious policy for the nation.
Question 10 of 10
What world leader famously said the words "Shalom, Chaver" at Yitzhak Rabin's funeral?

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