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
Where did Sally Priesand, the first American woman to be ordained, receive rabbinic ordination?
Question 2 of 10
Which 16th-century Jewish philanthropist helped hundreds of other Jews escape Spain and Portugal?
Question 3 of 10
Which one of the following women was an intrepid 18th-century business woman and mother of 12?
Question 4 of 10
She wrote the song "Jerusalem of Gold":
Question 5 of 10
What country did Hannah Senesh parachute into during WWII as a spy for the Palmach?
Question 6 of 10
Shari Lewis was known for performances with her puppet named:
Question 7 of 10
Who was the first woman to be ordained as a rabbi in Germany?
Question 8 of 10
Which of these famous Jewish writers called their diary "Kitty"?
Question 9 of 10
Which of the following late 19th-century Jewish woman was known as "the Girl Rabbi of the Golden West?"
Question 10 of 10
Which famous Jewish actress played a young Bette Midler in the 1988 film Beaches?

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