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. How many Jews are there in the world today?
Between 6 and 7 million
Between 13 and 14 million
Between 22 and 23 million
There is no accurate data about this
Question 2. What is Birthright Israel?
A volunteer Israeli Army program
A two-week trip to Poland and Israel for high school students
A 10-day free trip to Israel for Diaspora Jews
A semester-long Israeli exchange program for college students
Question 3. According to National Jewish Population Surveys, between 1990 and 2000 the American Jewish population decreased by how many people?
Question 4. Members of which of these groups are often great supporters of the State of Israel?
Neturei Karta Hasidim
Question 5. Who were Ehud Goldwasser and Eldad Regev?
Israeli gold medalists in the summer 2008 Olympics
Israeli soldiers kidnapped by Hezbollah in 2006
Israeli astronauts who traveled to the moon in 2005
Israeli soldiers killed in the Gaza War in December 2008
Question 6. Which of these countries has a Jewish population?
Some of these
All of these
Question 7. "We wish to remember. But we wish to remember for a purpose, namely to ensure that never again will evil prevail, as it did for the millions of innocent victims of Nazism." Who said this?
Pope John Paul II