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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?



Question 1. 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

 

Question 2. What is the name of Israel's National Theatre?
 Habimah Theatre
 Ohel Theatre
 Avodah Ensemble
 Lovers of the Hebrew Stage

 

Question 3. What year was Israel absent from the Olympic Summer Games in support of the U.S. boycott of the Soviet Union?
 1980
 1984
 2004
 1992

 

Question 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"

 

Question 5. What is the main ingredient in hummus?
 Tahina
 Garlic
 Chickpeas
 Chicken

 

Question 6. Who is Dana International?
 An Arab-Israeli singer
 A transgendered Israeli pop singer
 A well-known Palestinian humanitarian
 Israel's first fashion designer

 

Question 7. Who wrote The Work of Revival in the Lands of the Diaspora?
 Theodor Herzl
 A.D. Gordon
 Mordecai Kaplan
 Martin Buber