A BBC survey ranked Israel at the bottom of the list of countries that positively influence the world, with only Pakistan, Iran and North Korea lower.
Here are some trivia questions about that positively influence the world:
1) Where were the flash drive and drip irrigation invented?
D) Cote D'lvoire
2) What country used mustard gas in its war?
Answer: All the answers are correct - EXCEPT Israel
3) Where were cherry tomatoes and many other inventions in food, biology and medicine developed?
4) In what country may Muslims not build new mosques with a minaret and where may they not sound the muezzin's call to prayer?
5) What tiny country has 9 Nobel Prizes for literature, peace, chemistry and economics?
6) Where so millions of Palestinians live under a foreign power that will shoot them from tanks if they demonstrate - as happened in the past?
MORE facts about Israel:
1) The Weizmann Institute of Science has been voted the best university in the world for life scientists to conduct research.
2) A 100-member Israeli delegation flew to Kenya in 2006 to rescue survivors of a building collapse.
3) When earthquake struck western India and Turkey, Israel sent entire field hospitals, including medical staff and equipment, to help treat injured civilians.
4) Israel was the FIRST country in the world to send rescue teams in the earthquake of Haiti
5) An Israeli 'super-sensor' has been installed in Sealy mattresses to control snoring problems.
6) Israeli company Ultrashape has developed a safe replacement for liposuction - a unique new body-contouring device that "blasts" unwanted fat from the body.
7) Israeli researchers have discovered the molecular trigger that causes psoriasis
8) An Israeli company has unveiled a blood test that via the telephone diagnoses heart attacks.
9) BabySense, an Israeli product aimed at preventing Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), is saving babies' lives around the world.
10) An Israeli system to help dyslexic readers is being used worldwide.
11) Israeli scientists developed the first fully computerized, no-radiation, diagnostic instrumentation for breast cancer.
All the above while engaged in regular wars with an implacable enemy that seeks its destruction, and an economy continuously under strain by having to spend more per capita on its own protection than any other country on earth.
And this is only a "drop in the ocean" of Israeli help, developments and inventions which is leading the world forward.
And what Israel get in return?
Stupid surveys of the BBC that not showing the truth and means nothing!!!