Qwerty's Middle-East Trivia Quiz

Middle-East Conflict is a topic rich with opinions, emotions, hard feelings and hatred. However, opinions are only as good as the facts they are based upon. This quiz aims for areas of most common misconceptions about the Middle-East Conflict.

This quiz, surprisingly enough for such a hot topic, includes no politically ambiguous matters - every question is based on a simple, provable historical fact. Enjoy!

Created by: Qwerty

  1. in the chronicles of ancient Egypt (around 1500BCE) the word Palestinian (PLST) is used to denote:
  2. in the chronicles of ancient Egypt (around 1500BCE) the word Hebrew (EBR) is used to denote:
  3. Which of the following ancient empires did NOT wage war in the territory of today's Israel/Palestine?
  4. Which of the following modern powers did NOT wage war in the territory of today's Israel/Palestine?
  5. the Mandate to Palestine given in 1918 to Britain by the League of Nations included territories of today's:
  6. in the first half of the XX century, the term Palestinians was used to refer to:
  7. in modern times, mass Jewish settlement in Israel started
  8. In the UN resolution of 1948, Jerusalem is declared
  9. later in 1948, in violation of the aforementioned decision, Jerusalem was taken by
  10. the West Bank is the west bank of:
  11. which of the following cities is NOT on the west bank of the aforementioned body of water?
  12. in the second half of the XX century, and until now, the term Palestinians is used to refer to:
  13. the refugees in 1948 war were
  14. after the 1948 war, local Muslim refugees were granted citizenship by:
  15. after the 1948 war, local Jewish refugees were granted citizenship by:
  16. during the 40 years of Israeli military rule (1967-2007), the population of Gaza strip
  17. Israel's existence has been officially recognized by
  18. Israel's existence is currently NOT officially recognized by

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