Israel

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Israel Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who ruled much of the Middle East until World War I?
    • A. 

      Ottoman Empire

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      Great Britain

    • D. 

      Saudi Arabia

  • 2. 
    In exchange for _________ support in World War I, Britain had offered to back Palestinian independence. 
  • 3. 
    Britain also promised to support the creation of a Jewish homeland in Palestine.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which of the following were Arab-Israeli wars? 
    • A. 

      1922 British Mandate

    • B. 

      Yom Kippur War

    • C. 

      Six-Day War of 1967

    • D. 

      1948 Arab-Israeli War

  • 5. 
    In what year did Israel become an independent country?
  • 6. 
    This is the Israeli flag.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    From what country did Israel gain the Golan Heights and when?
    • A. 

      Lebanon in 1948

    • B. 

      Lebanon in 1967

    • C. 

      Syria in 1948

    • D. 

      Syria in 1967

  • 8. 
    Israel returned ______________ to Egypt in 1979.
  • 9. 
    Jerusalem was designated an international zone by the U.N. Partition Plan? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    What is the name of this holy site?
  • 11. 
    Which religion is this site most closely associated? 
  • 12. 
    What to Muslims refer to the Temple Mount as?
  • 13. 
    Most Jews choose not to walk on the Temple Mount because of its holy significance. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The Noble Sanctuary (al-Aqsa Mosque and Dome of the Rock) is the _______ holiest site for Muslims.
  • 15. 
    What is the holiest site for Christians?
    • A. 

      Mount of Olives

    • B. 

      Church of the Holy Sepulchre

    • C. 

      Mount Zion

    • D. 

      Temple Mount

  • 16. 
    Muslims face the Dome of the Rock when they pray.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    According to Muslims, who ascended to heaven from the Foundation Stone? 
    • A. 

      Jesus

    • B. 

      Abraham

    • C. 

      Moses

    • D. 

      Muhammad