Israeli History QuizSince 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. Which political party controlled the Knesset for a decade after the Six-Day War?
Question 2. Which of these are non-Jewish citizens of Israel?
All of these
Question 3. Who coined the famous phrase: “My heart is in the East and I am in the West"?
Question 4. True or false: A.D. Gordon was a socialist.
Question 5. How many members are there in Israel's Knesset (parliament)?
Question 6. Why are some ultra-Orthodox Jews opposed to Zionism?
They feel for the plight of the Palestinians
They believe that no secular Jews should live in Israel
They believe that the establishment of the state was an anti-messianic act
They consider Brooklyn the new Jerusalem
Question 7. The Israeli Defense Force ran a covert operation in Entebbe, Uganda to rescue the passengers from what plane?
El Al 928
British Airways 27
American Airlines 999
Air France 139