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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. The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe is located in what city?


Question 2. What organization founded the National Academy for Adult Jewish Studies in 1940?
 United Synagogue of America
 Foundation for Jewish Camp
 B'nai Brith International


Question 3. What was the original name of the Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education?
 Council of Jewish Federations
 Coalition for Alternatives in Jewish Education
 Early Childhood and Day School Conference


Question 4. The first Hillel chapter was on what college campus?
 University of Illinois
 University of Michigan
 University of Virginia
 Yeshiva University


Question 5. Dr. Edward Chauncey Baldwin, a liberal Protestant, conceived of what organization?
 Jews for Jesus
 Christians United for Israel
 B'nai Brith International


Question 6. 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 7. 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