Who is a Jew Quiz


There are many kinds of Jews, and many legal definitions of Jewishness. How much do you know about the spectrum of Jewish identity?

Question 1 of :

Qustion 1. True or false: All Conservative rabbis will agree to convert a Jew if the primary motivation for the conversion is marriage.

True False

Qustion 2. Which of these is not a main reason that people visit Israel?

To see the site of the Holy Temple To visit the original location of Mt. Sinai To walk in Jesus’ footsteps To dip in the healing waters of the Red Sea

Qustion 3. What does the word Mizrahi mean?

Eastern Ancient Not One of Us Sephardic

Qustion 4. The Law of Return

Grants Israeli citizenship to any Jewish person Grants Israeli citizenship to anyone with a single Jewish grandparent or a Jewish spouse Grants Israeli citizenship to some people whom Israel's rabbinate does not consider Jewish All of these None of these

Qustion 5. What is the first step to converting to Judaism in the Reform approach?

Immersion in a ritual bath Taking a series of classes Marrying a Jew Saying a prayer solidifying a potential convert's commitment

Qustion 6. Which of these is not a Sephardic holiday custom?

Whipping each other with scallions on Passover Eating rice and legumes on Passover Singing the "Had Gadya" song Eating a series of special foods as omens for a good new year

Qustion 7. In Reform synagogues, are non-Jews permitted to become members?

Yes No Yes, but only on a special designated "supporter" membership

Qustion 8. Which of the following is not one of the main religious groups of Jews?

Priests Levites Yisraelim Karaites Kohanim

Qustion 9. Who was the first person to identify the phenomenon of self-hating Jews?

Karl Marx Theodor Herzl Karl Straus Golda Meir

Qustion 10. True or false: The terms Converso, Marrano, New Christian, and Crypto-Jew are all intermittently applied to describe the same group of people.

True False
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