Ancient Israel Video Questions

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Israel Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which ancient superpower laid seige to the city of Jerusalem (in Israel) for over a year?
    • A. 

      The Egyptians

    • B. 

      The Babylonians

    • C. 

      The Assyrians

    • D. 

      The Kushites

  • 2. 
    Ancient aquaducts provided the city with salt water for drinking.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Ancient Engineers constructed the ___________________ that supplied water to the city of Jerusalem.
    • A. 

      Aquaducts

    • B. 

      Temples

    • C. 

      Irrigation ditches

    • D. 

      Homes

  • 4. 
    How long did the ancient Israelites resist the invading army?
    • A. 

      3 weeks

    • B. 

      4 monthes

    • C. 

      More than a year

    • D. 

      2 years

  • 5. 
    What is most likely the significance of the aquaducts in Jerusalem?
    • A. 

      They enabled the Israelites to stay safe within the walls of the city of Jerusalem.

    • B. 

      They helped drown the invading army.

    • C. 

      They provided a route for trade.

    • D. 

      They helped Israelites with agricultural and farming.

  • 6. 
    After they were finally taken over, the Israelites were taken away (exiled) from  Israel and sent to Mesopotamia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    A Persian king allowed the Israelites to return to their homeland of Israel.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    At one time, the Greeks persecuted the Jews living in Israel.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which statement best explains the reason for the celebration of Hanukkah?
    • A. 

      It is a time to honor relatives with presents and gifts.

    • B. 

      It is a time to celebrate the victory of Judas Maccabeus, who enabled the jews to worship freely.

    • C. 

      It is a time to celebrate the defeat of the Greeks.

    • D. 

      It is a time to light candles for each day of Hanukkah.