Land of Israel QuizThe Land of Israel has been a theological anchor for Jews for millennia. How much do you know about attitudes toward Israel in the Bible, through the Middle Ages, and after the rise of Zionism?
Question 1. True or false: Nahmanides believed that the only way to achieve a perfect Jewish life was to move to Israel.
Question 2. Ahad Haam was the founder of which kind of Zionism?
Question 3. In Genesis, God promises Abraham land from the river of Egypt to where?
The Euphrates River
The Golan Heights
The Jordan River
Question 4. Why are some ultra-Orthodox Jews opposed to Zionism?
They feel for the plight of the Palestinians
They believe that no secular Jews should live in Israel
They believe that the establishment of the state was an anti-messianic act
They consider Brooklyn the new Jerusalem
Question 5. In the Bible, Abraham purchases a cave in Machpelah. What does he use it for?
Family burial ground
Question 6. Which of these mitzvot can be performed outside the land of Israel?
Question 7. How many Neturei Karta members live in Israel?