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 one of the following women was an intrepid 18th-century business woman and mother of 12?
Question 4 of 10
Where did Sally Priesand, the first American woman to be ordained, receive rabbinic ordination?
Question 5 of 10
Who was the first woman to be ordained as a rabbi in Germany?
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
Which of these famous Jewish writers called their diary "Kitty"?
Question 8 of 10
Which famous Jewish actress played a young Bette Midler in the 1988 film Beaches?
Question 9 of 10
Described in the Talmud as a scholar, Beruriah was married to which rabbi?
Question 10 of 10
Which 16th-century Jewish philanthropist helped hundreds of other Jews escape Spain and Portugal?

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