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Jewish Education Quiz

Today, Jewish education takes place in Sunday schools, after-school programs, day schools, yeshivahs, camps, youth groups, and more. How much do you know about these?



Question 1. In the 1890s, the American Jewish Historical Society was established for what reason?
 To serve as a research institution
 To fight against bigotry
 To respond to protests against mass Jewish immigration
 All of the above

 

Question 2. What is the name of the Reform movement's first summer camp in North America?
 Camp Ramah
 Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute
 Camp Miriam
 Camp Anawana

 

Question 3. Limmud, a multi-denominational Jewish learning conference, has been held in England annually since what year?
 1954
 1979
 1988
 2005

 

Question 4. What organization founded the National Academy for Adult Jewish Studies in 1940?
 United Synagogue of America
 Foundation for Jewish Camp
 B'nai Brith International
 MyJewishLearning.com

 

Question 5. According to the Partnership for Excellence in Jewish Education (PEJE), approximately how many Jewish day schools are in North America?
 100
 450
 700
 1200

 

Question 6. 40 years ago, there was only one prominent Jewish museum. What was it?
 United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC
 Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles
 Spertus Museum in Chicago
 Jewish Museum in New York

 

Question 7. The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe is located in what city?
 Berlin
 Warsaw
 Paris
 Oslo