Israeli History QuizSince 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. In the Bible, Abraham purchases a cave in Machpelah. What does he use it for?
Family burial ground
Question 2. What day was the State of Israel established?
May 1, 1946
May 8, 1947
May 14, 1948
May 17, 1949
Question 3. The Israeli Army withdrew from its positions in Lebanon in what year?
Question 4. Who was the first chair of the Provisional Executive Committee for General Zionist Affairs (PEC)?
Question 5. Prior to the Disengagement from Gaza, what percentage of the population there was Jewish?
Question 6. Adolph Eichmann was captured in what city?
Question 7. In 1988, whose party was banned from Israeli elections for inciting racism?
El Sayyid Nosair