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
She wrote the song "Jerusalem of Gold":
Question 2 of 10
What country did Hannah Senesh parachute into during WWII as a spy for the Palmach?
Question 3 of 10
Which of these famous Jewish writers called their diary "Kitty"?
Question 4 of 10
Which of the following late 19th-century Jewish woman was known as "the Girl Rabbi of the Golden West?"
Question 5 of 10
What is the name of the poem by Emma Lazarus that is inscribed on the Statue of Liberty?
Question 6 of 10
Described in the Talmud as a scholar, Beruriah was married to which rabbi?
Question 7 of 10
Which famous Jewish actress played a young Bette Midler in the 1988 film Beaches?
Question 8 of 10
Who became queen of Persia?
Question 9 of 10
Shari Lewis was known for performances with her puppet named:
Question 10 of 10
Who is described in the Bible as Eshet Lapidot, the wife of Lapidot, or "woman of torches"?

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