History Quiz: Jewish Edition! Can You Score Over 70%?

Are you a true Jewish historian? Prove it!

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Question: 1/18Pick the correct answer!


Who wrote the Book of Proverbs?
Isaiah
King Solomon
God

Question: 2/18Pick the correct answer!


Who received the written Torah from God?
Job
Moses
Samuel

Question: 3/18Pick the correct answer!


Who sentenced Jesus to death?
Mary Magdalene
Judas
Pontius Pilate

Question: 4/18Pick the correct answer!


What are the Five Books of Moses?
Kings, Judges, Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Ezekiel
Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy
Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, and Chronicles

Question: 5/18Pick the correct answer!


Who is the patriarch of Judaism?
Peter
Jesus
Abraham

Question: 6/18Pick the correct answer!


Who was the greatest of the prophets according to Rambam's principles of faith?
Moses
Peter
Abraham

Question: 7/18Pick the correct answer!


What is the holiest day in the Jewish year?
Festival of Lights
The New Month
Day of Atonement

Question: 8/18Pick the correct answer!


Which holiday commemorates the Exodus from Egypt?
Rosh Hashanah
Passover
Sukkoth

Question: 9/18Pick the correct answer!


What did Jews have to sew onto their clothes to mark themselves as Jewish during WWII?
A circle
A gold star
A triangle

Question: 10/18Pick the correct answer!


In 1492, King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella forced all the Jews out of which country?
Spain
Germany
England

Question: 11/18Pick the correct answer!


The famous Jewish diarist _____ wrote about The Holocaust.
Anne Frank
Anne Hathaway
Anne Boleyn

Question: 12/18Pick the correct answer!


Which of these words refers to Jewish nationalism?
Secularism
Polytheism
Zionism

Question: 13/18Pick the correct answer!


The Jewish holiday of Hanukah is also known as what?
The Festival of Candles
The Festival of Lights
The Festival of Menorahs

Question: 14/18Pick the correct answer!


During the Holocaust, who were the "Righteous Among the Nations"?
Non-Jews who risked their lives to help Jews
Jews who successfully fled to safety
Non-Jews who aided the Nazis in persecuting the Jews

Question: 15/18Pick the correct answer!


Millions of Jews died during which tragic event that took place between 1941 and 1945?
The Jewish Diaspora
The exile of Jews from Judea
The Holocaust/World War II

Question: 16/18Pick the correct answer!


Judaism, Christianity and Islam are all Abrahamic religions.
False
True

Question: 17/18Pick the correct answer!


In 1947, which country was split into 2 separate nations--one for Arabs and one for Jews?
Namibia
Ghana
Palestine

Question: 18/18Pick the correct answer!


Name the very first King of Israel!
King Jonathan
King Thomas
King Saul
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