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Jewish Gender & Feminism Quiz

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    Even as Jewish women have attained ritual and leadership opportunities formerly restricted to them, the history of female exclusion in Judaism continues to linger. How much do you know about gender issues in the Jewish past and present?

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    Under Jewish law, an agunah, or "chained woman" whose husband deserts her, is missing, or refuses to grant a divorce, is:

     Supposed to fast until he returns

     Not allowed to remarry

     Forced to marry her husband's brother

     Required to go in a mikveh before remarrying