Monthly Quiz

 

1) Who is president of the State of Palestine?

      A) Khaled Mashal  B) Mahmoud Abbas  C) Yasser Arafat

2) What was the 1916 secret agreement between France and Great Britain dividing former Ottoman Middle Eastern lands between the two countries?

     A) Sykes-Picot Agreement  B) Treaty of Constantinople  C) Treaty of Versailles

3) What British general led forces to capture Jerusalem from Ottoman Turkey during World I and entered the city on foot in honor of the city’s holiness?

     A) Edmund Allenby  B) Lawrence of Arabia  C) Winston Churchill

 4) What political group governs the Gaza strip between Israel and Egypt?

     A) Hamas  B) Muslim Brotherhood  C) Palestine Liberation Organization

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1) B   2) A   3) A    4) A