World Religions: Western Traditions, Fourth Edition—Chapter 3

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Question 1:


a) Birthplace of Abraham
b) The Hebrew Bible
c) Festival of the Jewish New Year
d) Female Rabbi

Question 2:


a) The study of the Hebrew Bible
b) A Jewish school
c) The Pentateuch
d) The Promised Land

Question 3:


a) Rabbinic commentary and interpretation
b) A Jewish legal process
c) A book of the Hebrew bible
d) A Hebrew title of respect

Question 4:


a) Moses
b) Jesus
c) Lilith
d) David

Question 5:


a) Ordination of a Rabbi
b) Naming of a newborn Jewish girl
c) The coming of age of a Jewish boy
d) The first reading of the new year

Question 6:


a) Aaron
b) Herod the Great
c) Solomon
d) Pilate

Question 7:


a) Solar
b) Lunar
c) Gregorian
d) Perpetual

Question 8:


a) Iberian Peninsula
b) Eastern Europe
c) Mesopotamia
d) North America

Question 9:


a) Ashkenazim
b) Hasidim
c) Haredi
d) Mizrahim

Question 10:


a) Rabbi Hillel
b) Isaac Luria
c) Moses Maimonides
d) Abraham Geiger

Question 11:


a) Reform
b) Humanistic
c) Legal
d) Mystical

Question 12:


a) Europe
b) North Africa
c) Middle East
d) North America

Question 13:


a) Ladino
b) Hebrew
c) Yiddish
d) Russian

Question 14:


a) Jewish dietary laws
b) Festival of Booths
c) Traditional Sephardic dessert
d) Prayer shawl

Question 15:


a) Hanukkah
b) Sukkot
c) Shavuot
d) Yom Kippur

Question 16:


a) Shema
b) Ketubah
c) Chuppah
d) Get

Question 17:


a) The Babylonian Exile
b) The Egyptian captivity
c) The Jewish Enlightenment
d) The Iberian expulsion

Question 18:


a) Humanistic
b) Reconstructionist
c) Orthodox
d) Reform

Question 19:


a) Holocaust
b) Pogrom
c) Shoah
d) Kristallnacht

Question 20:


a) 1927
b) 1933
c) 1948
d) 1953