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. Who coined the famous phrase: “My heart is in the East and I am in the West"?
Question 2. Ahad Haam was the founder of which kind of Zionism?
Question 3. What day was the State of Israel established?
May 1, 1946
May 8, 1947
May 14, 1948
May 17, 1949
Question 4. What is Galei Tzahal?
A popular children's television show
An army post in Gaza
Israeli Army Radio
An Israeli basketball team
Question 5. In 1973, Egypt and Syria attacked Israel on what Jewish holiday?
Question 6. Adolph Eichmann was captured in what city?
Question 7. "I have come bearing an olive branch and a freedom fighter's gun. Do not let the olive branch fall from my hand." Where did Yasser Arafat make this famous statement?
UN General Assembly