Prominent Jewish Women in History


How much do you know about these prominent women in Jewish history?

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Qustion 1. Which of the following late 19th-century Jewish woman was known as "the Girl Rabbi of the Golden West?"

Sarah Schenirer Hannah Arendt Joan Nathan Ray Frank

Qustion 2. Where did Sally Priesand, the first American woman to be ordained, receive rabbinic ordination?

Jewish Theological Seminary Hebrew Union College Reconstructionist Rabbinical College Yeshiva University

Qustion 3. Who became queen of Persia?

Dina Tamar Shoshana Esther

Qustion 4. Who is described in the Bible as Eshet Lapidot, the wife of Lapidot, or "woman of torches"?

Deborah Rachel Sarah Elisheva

Qustion 5. Who was the first woman to be ordained as a rabbi in Germany?

Regina Jonas Alicia Jo Rabins Bess Myerson Bella Abzug

Qustion 6. She wrote the song "Jerusalem of Gold":

Naomi Shemer Sarah Singer Ruth Bader Ginsberg Lillian Wald

Qustion 7. Which one of the following women was an intrepid 18th-century business woman and mother of 12?

Shira Hashasha Anna Ticho Glueckel of Hameln Mary Antin

Qustion 8. Described in the Talmud as a scholar, Beruriah was married to which rabbi?

Moses Meir Shmuel Shamai

Qustion 9. Which famous Jewish actress played a young Bette Midler in the 1988 film Beaches?

Sarah Silverman Mayim Bialik Fanny Brice Cynthia Ozick

Qustion 10. Shari Lewis was known for performances with her puppet named:

Louie Lamb Chop Lester Pork chop
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