Prominent Jewish Women in HistoryHow much do you know about these prominent women in Jewish history?
Question 1. What country did Hannah Senesh parachute into during WWII as a spy for the Palmach?
Question 2. What is the name of the poem by Emma Lazarus that is inscribed on the Statue of Liberty?
"The New Colossus"
"The New Prophet"
"Welcome to America"
Question 3. Where did Sally Priesand, the first American woman to be ordained, receive rabbinic ordination?
Jewish Theological Seminary
Hebrew Union College
Reconstructionist Rabbinical College
Question 4. Which one of the following women wrote about Jewish life on the American frontier in the early 20th century?
Question 5. Who was the first woman to be ordained as a rabbi in Germany?
Alicia Jo Rabins
Question 6. Which 16th-century Jewish philanthropist helped hundreds of other Jews escape Spain and Portugal?
Dona Gracia Nasi
Deena De Malchuta Deena
Question 7. Which of the following late 19th-century Jewish woman was known as "the Girl Rabbi of the Golden West?"