Israel questions This is a list of recently added questions about Israel. Play Israel quiz and see all the questions. Which notation is correct - "jew" or "Jew"?Depends on meaning. Word "Jew" means a person, who belongs to The Jewish people, similarly as "Pole" or "Englishman". Word "jew" means a Judaism follower, likewise "christian". In case of this religion these words often (but not always!) mean same the thing. Created by: mkravehard 53% lowercaselowercase1712uppercaseuppercase4359depends on meaningdepends on meaning7244none of this forms are correct none of this forms are correct 248Judaism riddles » When did the Yiddish language develop?Around X century . Yiddish developed around the 10th century in southern Germany on the basis of a local German dialect. The Romanesque borrowings in it show that Jews who came to Germany used the Old French or Italian varieties.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskavery hard 31% around X century around X century 1084around XIV century BCaround XIV century BC1324in XIX century in XIX century 583in 1913in 1913448languages riddles » Which country borders Israel?Egypt. Israel borders Egypt in the Sinai Peninsula.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia919IraqIraq1297EgyptEgypt3959OmanOman343Northern Africa riddles » Which river flows into the Dead Sea?Jordan River constitutes the border between Israel and the Kingdom of JordanCreated by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% NileNile583Syr DaryaSyr Darya693TigrisTigris1162Jordan RiverJordan River3700lakes riddles » What does this silver star mark?Birthplace of Jesus Christ. The Grotto of the Nativity, an underground cave located beneath the Church of Nativity, enshrines the site where Jesus is said to have been born. The exact spot is marked beneath an altar by a 14-pointed silver star set into the marble floor and surrounded by silver lamps.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 63% center of Kaabacenter of Kaaba1947birthplace of Jesus Christbirthplace of Jesus Christ13709center of the Earth in Lhasacenter of the Earth in Lhasa3833Saint Peter's tombSaint Peter's tomb2015Christianity riddles » In which country is Jewish Autonomous Region?Russia. The Jewish Autonomous Oblast is a federal subject of Russia in the Russian Far East, bordering China. Soviet authorities established it in 1934 as the result of Stalin's nationality policy. The Jewish population peaked in 1948 at around 30,000, about one-quarter of the region's population. Today only about 4,000 Jews remain in the region - but it is still oficially named as Jewish.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 50% FranceFrance2097SyriaSyria2183RussiaRussia6933CanadaCanada2521Jews riddles » These temporary huts on balconies are constructed only for one week every year. Who lives here?Jews. A sukkah is a temporary hut constructed for use during the week-long Jewish festival of Sukkot. It a symbolic shelter, commemorating the time God provided for the Israelites in the wilderness they inhabited after they were freed from slavery in Egypt. Many observant Jews will spend the whole week in the sukkah. The festival of Sukkot is held in autumn, in September or October.Created by: Vijayhard 56% MuslimsMuslims2047JewsJews6586HinduistsHinduists1900BuddhistsBuddhists1108Middle East riddles » How many Jews live in Israel? (of the global population of Jews)42%. About 42% of all Jews reside in Israel and about 42% reside in the United States and Canada, with most of the remainder living mostly in Europe.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 48% 99%99%30286%86%111564%64%156942%42%2858demographics riddles » Where was this photo taken most likely?In Israel. The Dead Sea is one of the world's saltiest lakes. Its water has a density of 1.240 kg/l, which makes swimming similar to floating. For comparison, fresh water has 1.0 kg/l and average seawater has 1.025 kg/l.Created by: Cleovery easy 83% in Francein France593in Japanin Japan324in Israelin Israel9125in Icelandin Iceland864tourist attractions riddles » How many seas does Israel have access to? (not including lakes like Dead Sea)Two. The Mediterranean Sea makes up the majority of Israel's coastline. But Israel has also a small coastline on the Red Sea in the south, with the port of Eilat. This 11 km (7 miles) wide strip of land separates Egypt from Jordan, so tourists visiting Egypt typically need to approach Jordan by the sea if they want to visit Petra.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 39% nonenone2187oneone4440twotwo4729threethree649geography of North Africa riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.