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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How long has Friedman been in Beirut when he decides to leave?
(a) 9 years.
(b) 10 years.
(c) 7 years.
(d) 4 years.
2. Friedman becomes the project of what rabbi?
(a) Eliezer Waldman.
(b) Shimon Tsimhe.
(c) Nota Schiller.
(d) Ze'ev Chafets.
3. How does Friedman's wife leave Beirut?
(a) She is driven to Jerusalem.
(b) She is evacuated by helicopter.
(c) She is evacuated by boat.
(d) She flies home.
4. In Israel, how do Jews define their Jewish identity?
(a) By their place of birth.
(b) By their rabbi.
(c) By their relationship to Israel and the state.
(d) By their synagogue affiliation.
5. Rabbi Eliezer Waldman is the founder of what movement?
(a) East Bank settlement movement.
(b) Haradim movement.
(c) Solidarity movement.
(d) West Bank settlement movement.
6. Friedman believes there will be no serious negotiations in the Middle East until what happens?
(a) Until the Israelis stop settling in the West Bank.
(b) Until the parties are ready to negotiate a settlement.
(c) Until the parties forgive each other.
(d) Until the Palestinians stop their violence.
7. Who is the candidate of the Likud Party in the national election in 1984?
(a) Yigal Allon.
(b) Yitzhak Rabin.
(c) Yitzhak Shamir.
(d) Shimon Peres.
8. Who attacks the Friedman's on their way to lunch?
(a) Palestinian youth.
(b) Disgruntled Americans.
(c) Lebanese youth.
(d) Jewish youth.
9. How does Friedman get from Beirut to Jerusalem?
(a) By plane.
(b) By train.
(c) By a car driven by his Beiruti driver.
(d) By a series of taxis.
10. What constraints begin from annexing the West Bank in 1977?
(a) The Israeli government.
(b) The Camp David Accords and the Syrians.
(c) The Labor Party.
(d) The Camp David Accords and the Americans.
11. What marks the border between Israel and the West Bank?
(d) A fence.
12. When do Americans begin to learn about the "real" Israel?
13. When does television appear in Israel?
14. What is the spark or the event that sets off the Palestinian uprising that becomes known as the intifada?
(a) A fight in the Jabaliya camp.
(b) A newspaper article.
(c) An auto accident.
(d) A political speech.
15. Whose agreement does Friedman say is essential to an Israeli withdrawal from the occupied territories?
(a) The U.S. government.
(b) The majority of American Jews.
(c) The majority of the Israeli population.
(d) The Israeli government.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is Friedman's next assignment after Jerusalem?
2. How often is Friedman's neighborhood shelled?
3. When does Friedman decide to leave Beirut?
4. When does Friedman leave Beirut for Jerusalem?
5. Why do Palestinians often have pictures of beaches or the Swiss mountains in their homes and businesses?
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