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. "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
Question 2. In the Bible, God first promises the Land of Israel to whose descendants?
Question 3. 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 4. In the last few decades, which of these was NOT an attempt to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
The Oslo Accords
The Road Map to Peace
The uptick in suicide bombings
The Gaza Disengagement
Question 5. True or false: A.D. Gordon was a socialist.
Question 6. In 1988, whose party was banned from Israeli elections for inciting racism?
El Sayyid Nosair
Question 7. 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