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. According to National Jewish Population Surveys, between 1990 and 2000 the American Jewish population decreased by how many people?
Question 2. Which country has the fastest growing Jewish community in the world?
Question 3. True or false: According to a 2000 survey, 50% of American Jews believe "it is racist to oppose Jewish gentile marriages."
Question 4. Which of these occured in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks?
Jewish religious schools added classes on Jewish-Muslim relations
Synagogue members in the New York area volunteered to walk members of local mosques to their cars
All of these
Question 5. "We wish to remember. But we wish to remember for a purpose, namely to ensure that never again will evil prevail, as it did for the millions of innocent victims of Nazism." Who said this?
Pope John Paul II
Question 6. 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 7. Of these four continents, which has the largest Jewish population?
Australia (and New Zealand)