Quiz: Only Someone Who Grew Up Jewish In NY Can Answer These Questions


Mazel Tov!

Do you have fond memories of growing up Jewish in the Big Apple? If you do, take this quiz and see if you can get a perfect score!

 Oct 13, 2017

1 of 15Pick Your Answer!

What nickname did Brighton Beach acquire in the 1970s?
Little Israel
Little Queens
Little Odessa

2 of 15Pick Your Answer!

Which New York-born baseball player refused to play on Yom Kippur?
Joe DiMaggio
Sandy Koufax
Babe Ruth

3 of 15Pick Your Answer!

In what city is the largest concentration of Jewish people out Israel?
San Francisco
New York
Los Angeles

4 of 15Pick Your Answer!

Who is Dr. Zismor?
A dermatologist famous for his subway ads.
A dietician famous for his radio spots
A plastic surgeon famous for his TV ads.

5 of 15Pick Your Answer!

What is New York's largest synagogue called?
Adereth El
Adereth El

6 of 15Pick Your Answer!

What New York landmark is named after a half-Jewish politician?
Chester A. Arthur House
Rockefeller Center
LaGuardia Airport

7 of 15Pick Your Answer!

What is the fare on the Staten Island Ferry?

8 of 15Pick Your Answer!

What type of restaurant was Ratner's?
Noodle restaurant
Dairy restaurant
Chinese restaurant

9 of 15Pick Your Answer!

How many days is Chanukah ?

10 of 15Pick Your Answer!

Where can you get "New York style" pickles?
Jack's Pickles
Russ' Pickles
Guss' Pickles

11 of 15Pick Your Answer!

What is the name of New York's oldest delicatessen?
Barney Greengrass
Ben's Kosher Delicatessen

12 of 15Pick Your Answer!

What was the port of entry for many Jewish immigrants in the 19th-century?
Ellis Island
Fire Island
Roosevelt Island

13 of 15Pick Your Answer!

What kind of vehicle is a mizvah tank?
Electric car

14 of 15Pick Your Answer!

What famous New York deli closed in 2016?
The Carnegie Deli
Artie's Delicatessen

15 of 15Pick Your Answer!

What famous Jewish film director shot many of his movies in New York?
Woody Allen
Martin Scorcese
Stanley Kubrick
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