"Know Your Palestine" Quiz

Try your luck.The winner gets to decide who gets the Holy Land--or Promised Land, as you wish to call it.

Gary Fitleberg

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Now it’s time for the nation of “Palestine” and “Palestinian” people quiz.  Put on your thinking caps.  See how many you can get right.  The winner gets to decide who gets the Holy Land or Promised Land. Maybe your prize shall be to take a road trip with the “Road Map” serenaded by the “Quartet”!!!

1. When was the "now occupied" country of “Palestine” founded and by whom?
2. What were its borders?
3. What was the capital city called?
4. What were its major cities?
5. Name at least one leader before Yasser Arafat.
6. What year did Yasser Arafat come to power? 
7. Who “occupied” the disputed territories of Gaza, Judea & Samaria then?
8. What was the national language of the “Country of Palestine?
9. What was the prevalent religion of the “Country of Palestine”?
10. What was the name of its currency?
11.  Choose any date in history before 1993 and tell what was the exchange rate of the Palestinian monetary unit against the U.S. dollar, German Mark, Great Britain/United Kingdom Pound, Japanese Yen or Chinese Yuan on that date.
12. Since there is no “Country of Palestine” today, what caused its demise and when did it occur?
13. Why did the “Palestinians” never decide to become independent until after the devastating defeat of Arab invading states in the 1967 war?
14.  Name the “Palestinian” head and hierarchy for the Palestine Electric Company,  Palestine Post and Palestine Symphony Orchestra.
15. Who occupied “Palestine” until Israel was re-established as a nation state in 1948 pursuant to the Balfour Declaration, British/Palestine Mandate and United Nations?

Anyone who can answer all or any of these questions correctly will receive the award of accuracy, believability, credibility, honesty, integrity with regard to historical facts.

This contest is open to all citizens of the international community and there is no discrimination based on nationality, religion or gender as there is in the Arab apartheid nations.  GOOD LUCK!!!