Jewish World Today QuizJewish life today is buzzing with tradition and change. How much do you know about current Jewish communal phenomena and trends?
Question 1. Members of which of these groups are often great supporters of the State of Israel?
Neturei Karta Hasidim
Question 2. Which of these is a contemporary question about Jewish outreach efforts?
Should Jewish outreach target non-Jews?
Should Jewish outreach target intermarried Jews?
Should Jewish outreach be limited to unaffiliated Jews?
None of these questions are debated
All of these questions are debated
Question 3. True or false: In 2002, President George W. Bush signed an executive order banning faith-based organizations from considering religion in their hiring processes.
Question 4. Who were Ehud Goldwasser and Eldad Regev?
Israeli gold medalists in the summer 2008 Olympics
Israeli soldiers kidnapped by Hezbollah in 2006
Israeli astronauts who traveled to the moon in 2005
Israeli soldiers killed in the Gaza War in December 2008
Question 5. What is Birthright Israel?
A volunteer Israeli Army program
A two-week trip to Poland and Israel for high school students
A 10-day free trip to Israel for Diaspora Jews
A semester-long Israeli exchange program for college students
Question 6. At present, 90% of the Jews in Africa live in what country?
Question 7. What is the largest Jewish denomination in the United States?