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. True or false: Phase I of the 2003 Road Map for Peace called for a freeze of all Israeli settlements.
Question 2. What year was Tel Aviv founded?
Question 3. True or false: A.D. Gordon was a socialist.
Question 4. Which of these figures was NOT a religious Zionist?
Zvi Hirsch Kalischer
Abraham Isaac Kook
Question 5. In Genesis, God promises Abraham land from the river of Egypt to where?
The Euphrates River
The Golan Heights
The Jordan River
Question 6. After Yitzhak Rabin's assassination, who succeeded him as Prime Minister?
Question 7. 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?
It is not necessary to perform mitzvot in exile
By performing mitzvot out of Israel, Jews distinguish themselves from non-Jews
By performing mitzvot out of Israel, Jews keep tradition alive
It is necessary to perform mitzvot out of Israel, in hopes of one day returning to the land