Jewish Humor Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish humor?

Jews have long used humor as a tool for self-ridicule, fighting anti-Semitism, and even passing down traditions. And in the past few decades Jewish humor has become significant in mainstream popular culture. How much do you know about Jewish humor?

Question 1 of 10
Where was Lenny Bruce's "Jewish and Goyish" routine first published?
Question 2 of 10
Which of these is an example of Jewish humor in the Middle Ages?
Question 3 of 10
What is Chelm?
Question 4 of 10
"Hanukkah Harry," "Jewess Jeans," and "Jew, Not a Jew," are sketches from what TV show?
Question 5 of 10
Fanny Brice rose to stardom despite being unable to
Question 6 of 10
For which TV show was Sid Caesar renown?
Question 7 of 10
What were the names of the Three Stooges?
Question 8 of 10
Which of these people was not a Marx Brother?
Question 9 of 10
Which of these is the first biblical character to laugh?
Question 10 of 10
What contemporary Jewish comedian made the video "The Great Schlep?"

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