Jewish Education QuizToday, 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. Dr. Edward Chauncey Baldwin, a liberal Protestant, conceived of what organization?
Jews for Jesus
Christians United for Israel
B'nai Brith International
Question 2. Who was Rebecca Gratz?
Founder of the American-style Hebrew school
Principal of the first Jewish day school in New York
Founder of Limmud International
First woman rabbi in the Conservative movement
Question 3. The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe is located in what city?
Question 4. What was the motivation for establishing the first Jewish summer camps in America?
To bring inner-city kids out to the country
To give kids a break from their parents
To "Americanize" Eastern European immigrants
Both A & C
Question 5. 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 6. 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 7. Which denomination has the most Jewish day schools?