My Jewish Learning

The Holocaust Quiz

The mass attempted genocide of Jews, Gypsies, and others by the Nazis.



Question 1. About how many people were killed in the Holocaust?
 1 million
 6 million
 11 million
 20 million

 

Question 2. Which of these countries was an ally of Germany?
 Romania
 Syria
 Soviet Union
 France
 None of the above

 

Question 3. Which Jewish person escaped the Nazis, and then returned as an armed resistance fighter?
 Oskar Schindler
 Hannah Senesh
 Raoul Wallenberg
 Golda Meir
 Dr. Ruth

 

Question 4. What was the Judenrat?
 A term meaning "Jew-free"
 A derogatory term, referring to Jews as vermin
 A Jewish puppet government that ruled over each ghetto
 A council of prominent underground Jews dedicated to fighting the Nazis

 

Question 5. Which of the following was NOT a Righteous Gentile?
 Raoul Wallenberg
 Oskar Schindler
 Dr. Gertrude Luckner
 Hannah Senesh
 Bernard Lichtenburg

 

Question 6. Anne Frank and her family hid in an annex in which city?
 London
 Berlin
 The Hague
 Amsterdam
 Paris

 

Question 7. Who directed Schindlerís List?
 Steven Spielberg
 Mel Brooks
 Mel Gibson
 Martin Scorsese
 Judd Apatow