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 hatafat dam brit ceremony?
Question 2 of 10
True or false: A new convert traditionally adopts Abraham and Sarah as spiritual parents.
Question 3 of 10
In the biblical period, how did people join the Israelite nation?
Question 4 of 10
True or false: All mikvehs are run by the Orthodox movement.
Question 5 of 10
Which biblical book has a passage that refers to converts, and, according to R. Ishmael, guarantees converts the same civil law protections as native Israelites?
Question 6 of 10
Which movement controls the conversion process in Israel?
Question 7 of 10
Talmudic Judaism considered you Jewish if
Question 8 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 9 of 10
True or false: All Conservative rabbis will agree to convert a Jew if the primary motivation for the conversion is marriage.
Question 10 of 10
Which is NOT a Reform guideline for conversion?