Ancient and Medieval History Quiz

The history of ancient and medieval Jewish communities reveals the origins of Judaism as we know it. How much do you know about the main Jewish figures and events, from the Bible to the dawn of modernity?

    Question 1 of 7:

    What was the purpose of the Crusades?

     To bring an end to anti-Jewish violence in Europe
     To merge the centers of Ashkenazic and Sephardic Jewry
     To recapture the Holy Land for Christianity
     To expose crypto-Jews who were practicing Judaism in secret