The Truth About The West Bank

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In this quiz we will ask you some questions regarding the West Bank.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    From whom did Israel captured the West Bank?
    • A. 

      From the Palestinians.

    • B. 

      From the English.

    • C. 

      From Jordan.

  • 2. 
    Israel took over the West Bank in an act of:
    • A. 

      Self-Defense.

    • B. 

      Hostility.

    • C. 

      Wanting to expand.

  • 3. 
    Jordan joined the war with Egypt and what other country in a mission of destroy Israel?
    • A. 

      Palestine.

    • B. 

      Syria.

    • C. 

      Lebanon.

    • D. 

      Turkey.

  • 4. 
    Is it legal to destroy countries.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What legal justification did Jordan have in occupying the West Bank?
    • A. 

      Peacekeeping.

    • B. 

      None.

    • C. 

      Protecting its borders

  • 6. 
    The West Bank was previously called:
    • A. 

      Palestine.

    • B. 

      Judea and Samaria.

    • C. 

      Israel.

  • 7. 
    Until 1917 who occupied the whole region?
    • A. 

      The Ottoman Empire.

    • B. 

      The Palestinians.

    • C. 

      The Jewish people

  • 8. 
    Who decided on dividing the Ottoman Empire into two countries?
    • A. 

      The King of England

    • B. 

      Allied forces.

    • C. 

      The United Nations

  • 9. 
    Britain Foreign Minister Lord Balfour did not recognize the Jewish people's historical right to their homeland.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    How big of an area was designated for the purpose of recognizing the Jewish people's historical right to the land?
    • A. 

      3%

    • B. 

      Half of 1%

    • C. 

      1 1/2%

  • 11. 
    Britain received a mandate from who to promote the establishment of the Jewish nation?
    • A. 

      United States

    • B. 

      United Nations

    • C. 

      The league of Nations

  • 12. 
    The United Nations reaffirmed the league of Nations mandate after the second world war.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    With the end of the British mandate, the United Nations General Assembly Resolution 181 recommended the establishment of:
    • A. 

      Peace in the Middle East

    • B. 

      A neutral zone

    • C. 

      Two states

  • 14. 
    What two states did the UN recommend? One Jewish and the other:
    • A. 

      Arab.

    • B. 

      Christian.

    • C. 

      Buddhist.

  • 15. 
    The Jews accepted the UN recommendation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The Arabs also accepted the UN's decision.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    What was established at the end of the war?
    • A. 

      A Jewish nation.

    • B. 

      An Arab state.

    • C. 

      A cease-fire line.

  • 18. 
    What phrase should we use to describe the territories in question?
    • A. 

      Disputed territories

    • B. 

      Occupied territories

    • C. 

      Jewish territories

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