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
What year was Tel Aviv founded?
Question 2 of 10
Where did David Ben-Gurion move upon his retirement?
Question 3 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 4 of 10
According to Abraham Isaac Kook, even secular forms of Zionism hasten what?
Question 5 of 10
True or false: The majority of rabbis, Orthodox and Reform, were supportive of Theodore Herzl's Zionist vision.
Question 6 of 10
What was Rashi's rationale for the Land of Israel belonging to the Jews?
Question 7 of 10
Who coined the famous phrase: “My heart is in the East and I am in the West"?
Question 8 of 10
In the last few decades, which of these was NOT an attempt to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
Question 9 of 10
What day was the State of Israel established?
Question 10 of 10
Which of these are non-Jewish citizens of Israel?

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