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. What year was the Six-Day War?
Question 2. What was Rashi's rationale for the Land of Israel belonging to the Jews?
The Israelites captured it fair and square
Abraham is the father of all Western religions, and he gave the land to the Jews
The Jews have nowhere else to go
God owns the entire world and He gave Israel to the Jews
Question 3. Which Israeli Supreme Court judge led what is considered to be the most activist court in Israeli history?
Question 4. True or false: Arab-Israelis are obligated to fight in the Israeli army.
Question 5. What world leader famously said the words "Shalom, Chaver" at Yitzhak Rabin's funeral?
Question 6. Followers of Abraham Abulafia's mystical school believed that Israel represents what?
The individual soul
The individual heart
The individual brain
The individual lungs
Question 7. The first Intifada began in what year?