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. Prior to the Disengagement from Gaza, what percentage of the population there was Jewish?
Question 2. What was Rashi's rationale for the Land of Israel belonging to the Jews?
The Israelites captured it fair and square
Abraham is the father of all Western religions, and he gave the land to the Jews
The Jews have nowhere else to go
God owns the entire world and He gave Israel to the Jews
Question 3. How long was Israel's war in 1967?
Just under a month
Just under a week
On and off for a couple months
Question 4. What year was Tel Aviv founded?
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. True or false: Phase I of the 2003 Road Map for Peace called for a freeze of all Israeli settlements.
Question 7. In what town did Baruch Goldstein murder 29 people and injure another 125?