Omer Festival at Kibbutz Ginegar in Israel, 1947. (Kluger Zoltan/Israel GPO)

Israeli History Quiz

How much do you know about the history of Zionism and the Jewish state?

Since 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 of 10
Who was Eli Cohen?
Question 2 of 10
True or false: The majority of rabbis, Orthodox and Reform, were supportive of Theodore Herzl's Zionist vision.
Question 3 of 10
In Genesis, God promises Abraham land from the river of Egypt to where?
Question 4 of 10
During the mass immigration of Russian Jews to Israel in the 1990s, what percentage of immigrant families were headed by single parents?
Question 5 of 10
Who are known as Gush Emunim?
Question 6 of 10
When did Israeli academics begin to write new historical narratives that contradict traditional Zionist views?
Question 7 of 10
What does Israel's Law of Return ensure?
Question 8 of 10
Which of these are non-Jewish citizens of Israel?
Question 9 of 10
How many members are there in Israel's Knesset (parliament)?
Question 10 of 10
What are Israel's official languages?

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