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. The construction of the Second Temple was completed in what year?
Question 2. Who did the Maccabees revolt against?
Question 3. True or false: Archaeological evidence supports the biblical account in the Book of Joshua.
Question 4. Rabbi Shlomo Yitzhak is better known as whom?
Baal Shem Tov
Question 5. When did it become popular for Ashkenazic Jews to wear hats?
Question 6. Which of these kingdoms invaded the Land of Israel first?
Question 7. What great leader conquered Palestine in 332 BCE?
Alexander the Great