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Overview of Judaism Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How old is the Jewish faith?

Question 2 2. In the Late Middle Ages, which of the following was not something Jews were forced to wear to identify themselves?

Question 3 3. Why is Judaism considered a monotheistic religion?

Question 4 4. Early Christian writers may have expressed some anti-Semitic sentiments for which of the following reasons?

Question 5 5. Why was the Ark of the Covenant so important to the Hebrews?

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Question 6 6. A young Jewish couple is wanting to get married. As such, they are searching for information about what the ceremony should include according to Jewish tradition and law. Which of the following texts would they most benefit from?

Question 7 7. Jenny, who is an Orthodox Jew, recently turned down a job offer on religious grounds because the position required working weekends. Why can't Jenny take the position?

Question 8 8. In medieval times, secular and Church leaders probably encouraged anti-Semitism in their subjects because:

Question 9 9. Seder is a _____.

Question 10 10. What does the Passover commemorate?

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Question 11 11. Who is considered the father of Judaism?

Question 12 12. Which of these is true of Reform Judaism?

Question 13 13. Who is credited with the founding of Conservative Judaism?

Question 14 14. Yom Kippur is also known as the _____.

Question 15 15. The history of the Hebrews lives on today in _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of these is NOT true of Judaism?

Question 17 17. Why does land play an important role in Judaism?

Question 18 18. True or False: Jewish faith forbids followers from charging each other interest on a loan.

Question 19 19. Conservative Judaism, almost as a compromise between Orthodox and Reform Judaism, asserts that

Question 20 20. How does Judaism differ from other religions in regard to beliefs about the creation of the world?

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Question 21 21. Why is Orthodox Judaism considered to be the most fundamental of the branches?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is the Jewish New Year?

Question 23 23. Desecrating the host refers to:

Question 24 24. How did being God's chosen people impact the lives of the Hebrews?

Question 25 25. Why is Judaism a monotheistic religion?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following was not something Jews in the Middle Ages had to fear?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is the main reason why Judaism has survived for so many years when other religions haven't?

Overview of Judaism Chapter Exam Instructions

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