Quiz Questions

1.  In which year did the League of Nations grant Britain mandates to govern Iraq and Palestine?


2.  What currency was introduced in Palestine under the British mandate?


3.  What is the difference between Mecca Time and GMT?


4.  How many locks are there on the Suez canal?


5.  To the nearest mile, what is the shortest distance between the West Bank and the Gaza strip territories?


6.  In which city is the headquarters of the Palestinian Authority on the West Bank?


7.  True or False: in 1997 the Palestinian Authority issued a postage stamp in honour of Pope John Paul II.


8. What is the name of Banksy’s hotel that stands next to the apartheid wall in Bethlehem?