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?
 Soviet Union
 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?
 The Hague


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