Ancient and Medieval History QuizThe history of ancient and medieval Jewish communities reveals the origins of Judaism as we know it. How much do you know about the main Jewish figures and events, from the Bible to the dawn of modernity?
Question 1. According to the Bible, who was Isaac's father?
Question 2. Rabbi Shlomo Yitzhak is better known as whom?
Baal Shem Tov
Question 3. Which of these kingdoms invaded the Land of Israel first?
Question 4. What happened in the Land of Israel in the early seventh century?
It was a time of relative peace and tranquility
Jewish residents were forcibly converted to Christianity
All Jews left the area
Within 24 years, the country changed hands three times
Question 5. Rabbi Akiba believed that which contemporary of his was the Messiah?
Johanan Ben Zakkai
Question 6. Which biblical book covers the conquest of Canaan by the Israelites?
Question 7. What number commandment (chronologically) is: "I am the Lord thy God, which have brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage"?