Conversion Quiz

How much do you know about conversion to Judaism?

The process of conversion depends on the overseeing rabbi, but generally includes a great deal of learning, culminating with an appearance before a Jewish court, the taking of a Hebrew name, circumcision for men, and a dunk in the ritual bath. How much do you know about Jewish conversion?

Question 1 of 10
When did the Jewish "tradition" of dissuading potential converts originate?
Question 2 of 10
What does the conversion of a female infant or child require in the Conservative and Orthodox movements?
Question 3 of 10
True or false: All mikvehs are run by the Orthodox movement.
Question 4 of 10
What is the first step to converting to Judaism in the Reform approach?
Question 5 of 10
What was the first movement to create an outreach program for intermarried couples?
Question 6 of 10
True or false: A new convert traditionally adopts Abraham and Sarah as spiritual parents.
Question 7 of 10
What happened to Warder Cresson after he converted to Judaism?
Question 8 of 10
Can a doctor perform a circumcision instead of a mohel?
Question 9 of 10
In the book of Exodus, non-Israelites who fled Egypt with the Hebrews were referred to as what?
Question 10 of 10
The Jewish conversion process reflects which historical process?