Jewish World Today QuizJewish life today is buzzing with tradition and change. How much do you know about current Jewish communal phenomena and trends?
Question 1. In 2007, the Jim Josephs Foundation donated $11.2 million to which Jewish non-profit organization?
Foundation for Jewish Camp
Zionist Organization of America
American Jewish World Service
Question 2. What year did Menachem Mendel Schneerson--the last Chabad rebbe--die?
Question 3. According to National Jewish Population Surveys, between 1990 and 2000 the American Jewish population decreased by how many people?
Question 4. Which of these is NOT a demographic challenge facing the North American Jewish community?
Aging of the Jewish population
Increased rates of intermarriage
Declining rates of conversion
A large percentage of children of mixed marriages identifying themselves as Jewish
Question 5. According to the 2000 National Jewish Population Survey, what percentage of American Jews affiliate with the Conservative movement?
Question 6. Which of these is a contemporary question about Jewish outreach efforts?
Should Jewish outreach target non-Jews?
Should Jewish outreach target intermarried Jews?
Should Jewish outreach be limited to unaffiliated Jews?
None of these questions are debated
All of these questions are debated
Question 7. Of these four continents, which has the largest Jewish population?
Australia (and New Zealand)