Jewish Education Quiz


Today, Jewish education takes place in Sunday schools, after-school programs, day schools, yeshivahs, camps, youth groups, and more. How much do you know about these?

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Qustion 1. What was the original name of the Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education?

Council of Jewish Federations Coalition for Alternatives in Jewish Education Early Childhood and Day School Conference Limmud

Qustion 2. Which of these Holocaust museums is the oldest?

Yad Vashem in Israel The Holocaust Memorial of Paris The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe in Berlin

Qustion 3. Which of these has NOT been identified by researchers as an effective way to expose families with young children to Judaism?

Prenatal education programs Shalom Baby gift basket programs JCC parenting centers Sales of Jewish-themed nursery decorations

Qustion 4. Solomon Schechter schools are affiliated with which movement?

Reform Reconstructionist Conservative Orthodox

Qustion 5. Are Bais Ya'akov schools for boys or girls?

Boys Girls They are co-ed In some cities they are for boys, and in some cities they are for girls

Qustion 6. What was the motivation for establishing the first Jewish summer camps in America?

To bring inner-city kids out to the country To give kids a break from their parents To "Americanize" Eastern European immigrants Both A & C

Qustion 7. Which of these youth movements was affiliated with secular socialist parties in Israel?

Hashomer Hatzair Habonim Dror Bnei Akiva The National Conference of Synagogue Youth

Qustion 8. How many Hillel chapters are located in the former Soviet Union?

1 15 27

Qustion 9. True or false: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum was the first Holocaust museum in the world.

True False

Qustion 10. Which denomination has the most Jewish day schools?

Reform Reconstructionist Conservative Orthodox
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