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

Regina Jonas Alicia Jo Rabins Bess Myerson Bella Abzug

Qustion 3. 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 4. Who is described in the Bible as Eshet Lapidot, the wife of Lapidot, or "woman of torches"?

Deborah Rachel Sarah Elisheva

Qustion 5. What is the name of the poem by Emma Lazarus that is inscribed on the Statue of Liberty?

"The New Colossus" "The Test" "The New Prophet" "Welcome to America"

Qustion 6. Described in the Talmud as a scholar, Beruriah was married to which rabbi?

Moses Meir Shmuel Shamai

Qustion 7. Which one of the following women wrote about Jewish life on the American frontier in the early 20th century?

Sarah Aaronsohn Isla Fischer Rachel Calof Golda Meir

Qustion 8. Who became queen of Persia?

Dina Tamar Shoshana Esther

Qustion 9. What country did Hannah Senesh parachute into during WWII as a spy for the Palmach?

Poland China Yugoslavia Italy

Qustion 10. Which famous Jewish actress played a young Bette Midler in the 1988 film Beaches?

Sarah Silverman Mayim Bialik Fanny Brice Cynthia Ozick
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