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. Which of these occured in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks?
Jewish religious schools added classes on Jewish-Muslim relations
Synagogue members in the New York area volunteered to walk members of local mosques to their cars
All of these
Question 2. Which of these countries has a Jewish population?
Some of these
All of these
Question 3. True or false: According to a 2000 survey, 50% of American Jews believe "it is racist to oppose Jewish gentile marriages."
Question 4. What year did Menachem Mendel Schneerson--the last Chabad rebbe--die?
Question 5. 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 6. Members of which of these groups are often great supporters of the State of Israel?
Neturei Karta Hasidim
Question 7. Of these four continents, which has the largest Jewish population?
Australia (and New Zealand)