Jewish Sports Quiz


While sports have never been a major focus of Jewish life, Jews have risen to fame in professional baseball, basketball, and boxing. Sports have also reflected greater social and political conflicts in Jewish life. How much do you know about Jews and sports?

    Question 1 of 10:

    When did Max Nordau, a medical doctor, deliver a speech stressing the need to reestablish a "muscular Jewry”?

     At the 1927 Zionist Congress in Basle
     At the second Zionist Congress in 1898
     At the United Nations while the Partition Plan was being discussed in 1947
     At the first Zionist Congress in 1897