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
What is the Hebrew term for the three-person rabbinic court that takes responsibility for a conversion?
Question 2 of 10
When did the Jewish "tradition" of dissuading potential converts originate?
Question 3 of 10
True or false: All mikvehs are run by the Orthodox movement.
Question 4 of 10
When did Jews engage in active proselytizing?
Question 5 of 10
True or false: Jewish law allows people who were converted as infants or children to renounce their conversion when they reach the age of maturity.
Question 6 of 10
For traditional Jews, a convert must assent to kabbalat ol ha-mitzvot, which is what?
Question 7 of 10
How much of your body must be immersed in the mikveh?
Question 8 of 10
What is a brit milah?
Question 9 of 10
True or false: Most Reform rabbis do not permit conversions for the sake of marriage, holding that such converts cannot truly be sincere Jews.
Question 10 of 10
What is the first step to converting to Judaism in the Reform approach?

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