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Land of Israel Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish ties to the land of "milk and honey."

The 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 of 10
Who wrote The Jewish State in 1896?
Question 2 of 10
Who coined the famous phrase: “My heart is in the East and I am in the West"?
Question 3 of 10
When did Israeli academics begin to write new historical narratives that contradict traditional Zionist views?
Question 4 of 10
Which of these mitzvot can be performed outside the land of Israel?
Question 5 of 10
Ahad Haam was the founder of which kind of Zionism?
Question 6 of 10
In the Bible, God first promises the Land of Israel to whose descendants?
Question 7 of 10
What was Rashi's rationale for the Land of Israel belonging to the Jews?
Question 8 of 10
Followers of Abraham Abulafia's mystical school believed that Israel represents what?
Question 9 of 10
Nahmanides said that all Jewish laws were only meant to be performed in the Land of Israel. What did he say about performing mitzvot in exile?
Question 10 of 10
True or false: A.D. Gordon was a socialist.

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