Israel questions This is a list of recently added questions about Israel. Play Israel quiz and see all the questions. Which country borders Israel?Egypt. Israel borders Egypt in the Sinai Peninsula.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 65% Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia290IraqIraq326EgyptEgypt1334OmanOman96Northern Africa riddles » Which river flows into the Dead Sea?Jordan River constitutes the border between Israel and the Kingdom of JordanCreated by: globalquiz.orgaverage 63% NileNile223Syr DaryaSyr Darya238TigrisTigris406Jordan RiverJordan River1531lakes 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 66% center of Kaabacenter of Kaaba1290birthplace of Jesus Christbirthplace of Jesus Christ9618center of the Earth in Lhasacenter of the Earth in Lhasa2444Saint Peter's tombSaint Peter's tomb1187symbols 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 49% FranceFrance1536SyriaSyria1573RussiaRussia4866CanadaCanada1794Judaism 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 55% MuslimsMuslims1281JewsJews3956HinduistsHinduists1191BuddhistsBuddhists719Jews 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 54% 99%99%16586%86%60264%64%93342%42%2055demographics 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 82% in Francein France450in Japanin Japan246in Israelin Israel6617in Icelandin Iceland673tourist 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 38% nonenone1466oneone2957twotwo3017threethree465Egypt riddles » How many lamps are there in the menorah that symbols Judaism?7. The symbolic menorah has 7 lamps, but the commonly used Hanukkah menorah (pictured) has nine lamps, and no seven-lamps menorahs are made. This is because the menorah is described in the Bible as the seven-lamp lampstand made of gold, used in the portable sanctuary set up by Moses in the wilderness and later in the Temple in Jerusalem. The Talmud states that it is prohibited to use a seven-lamp menorah outside of the Temple. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 56% 7757318822149918711010263Bible riddles » What was offered to Albert Einstein in 1952?Presidency of Israel. In 1952, Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion offered Einstein the position of President of Israel to Albert Einstein, after the death of Israel's first president, Chaim Weizmann. Einstein, then aged 73, refused: "I lack both the natural aptitude and the experience to deal properly with people". He died three years later.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% presidency of Israelpresidency of Israel4661spaceflightspaceflight869viceroyality of Swedenviceroyality of Sweden774cloningcloning1249scientists riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.