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

 

Question 2. Which of these youth movements was affiliated with secular socialist parties in Israel?
 Hashomer Hatzair
 Habonim Dror
 Bnei Akiva
 The National Conference of Synagogue Youth

 

Question 3. How many Hillel chapters are located in the former Soviet Union?
 0
 1
 15
 27

 

Question 4. 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 5. Statistics gathered by the AVI CHAI foundation in New York indicate that
 Day school attendance is dropping
 Day school attendance is on the rise
 Day school is not as important as Jewish summer camp
 Day school is only effective for kids who also attend Jewish summer camp

 

Question 6. Which of these Holocaust museums is the oldest?
 Yad Vashem in Israel
 The Holocaust Memorial of Paris
 The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC
 The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe in Berlin

 

Question 7. How many Jewish summer camps opened in America in the 1960s?
 10
 40
 90
 120