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. What are Israel's official languages?
Hebrew and English
Hebrew and Arabic
Hebrew and Russian
Question 2. Which Israeli Supreme Court judge led what is considered to be the most activist court in Israeli history?
Question 3. "I have come bearing an olive branch and a freedom fighter's gun. Do not let the olive branch fall from my hand." Where did Yasser Arafat make this famous statement?
UN General Assembly
Question 4. Who was the first chair of the Provisional Executive Committee for General Zionist Affairs (PEC)?
Question 5. Followers of Abraham Abulafia's mystical school believed that Israel represents what?
The individual soul
The individual heart
The individual brain
The individual lungs
Question 6. What country did Israel, France, and Britain invade in October 1956?
Question 7. 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.