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. How many members are there in Israel's Knesset (parliament)?
Question 2. What day was the State of Israel established?
May 1, 1946
May 8, 1947
May 14, 1948
May 17, 1949
Question 3. In dealing with Israel's Arab neighbors, who advocated for the establishment of an "Iron Wall"?
Abraham Isaac Kook
David Ben Gurion
Question 4. True or false: A.D. Gordon was a socialist.
Question 5. According to Abraham Isaac Kook, even secular forms of Zionism hasten what?
The apocalyptic end of days
All Jews' return to the traditional fold
All of these
Question 6. In Genesis, God promises Abraham land from the river of Egypt to where?
The Euphrates River
The Golan Heights
The Jordan River
Question 7. Who was the first American Consul to Jerusalem?
Edward Joy Morris
John C. Calhoun
Abraham J. Karp