Henrietta Szold at home in Jerusalem, circa 1922. (Courtesy of the American Jewish Historical Society)

Prominent Jewish Women in History

How much do you know about these prominent women in Jewish history?

Question 1 of 10
What is the name of the poem by Emma Lazarus that is inscribed on the Statue of Liberty?
Question 2 of 10
Which one of the following women was an intrepid 18th-century business woman and mother of 12?
Question 3 of 10
Who is described in the Bible as Eshet Lapidot, the wife of Lapidot, or "woman of torches"?
Question 4 of 10
Where did Sally Priesand, the first American woman to be ordained, receive rabbinic ordination?
Question 5 of 10
Which of these famous Jewish writers called their diary "Kitty"?
Question 6 of 10
Which 16th-century Jewish philanthropist helped hundreds of other Jews escape Spain and Portugal?
Question 7 of 10
She wrote the song "Jerusalem of Gold":
Question 8 of 10
Which one of the following women wrote about Jewish life on the American frontier in the early 20th century?
Question 9 of 10
What country did Hannah Senesh parachute into during WWII as a spy for the Palmach?
Question 10 of 10
Shari Lewis was known for performances with her puppet named:

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