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
Who became queen of Persia?
Question 2 of 10
What country did Hannah Senesh parachute into during WWII as a spy for the Palmach?
Question 3 of 10
Shari Lewis was known for performances with her puppet named:
Question 4 of 10
Which one of the following women was an intrepid 18th-century business woman and mother of 12?
Question 5 of 10
Which of these famous Jewish writers called their diary "Kitty"?
Question 6 of 10
What is the name of the poem by Emma Lazarus that is inscribed on the Statue of Liberty?
Question 7 of 10
Who was the first woman to be ordained as a rabbi in Germany?
Question 8 of 10
Described in the Talmud as a scholar, Beruriah was married to which rabbi?
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
She wrote the song "Jerusalem of Gold":

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