World Religion: Judaism Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Early Christian writers may have expressed some anti-Semitic sentiments for which of the following reasons?

Question 2 2. Why was the Ark of the Covenant so important to the Hebrews?

Question 3 3. In 1483, Tomas de Torquemada was named the _____.

Question 4 4. 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 5 5. Why was the Reconquista required?

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Question 6 6. Desecrating the host refers to:

Question 7 7. Why is Orthodox Judaism considered to be the most fundamental of the branches?

Question 8 8. Which Spanish monarchs began the Inquisition?

Question 9 9. Why were Conversos relevant to the period of Reconquista?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is the Jewish New Year?

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

Question 12 12. What does the Passover commemorate?

Question 13 13. According to historical records, who were the first practicing monotheists?

Question 14 14. Which of these is true of Reform Judaism?

Question 15 15. True or False: Jewish faith forbids followers from charging each other interest on a loan.

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Question 16 16. 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 17 17. How does Judaism differ from other religions in regard to beliefs about the creation of the world?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is the main reason why Judaism has survived for so many years when other religions haven't?

Question 19 19. Why is Judaism considered a monotheistic religion?

Question 20 20. Why does land play an important role in Judaism?

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Question 21 21. Why might established monotheists, such as the Israelites, have found polytheism appealing?

Question 22 22. In medieval times, secular and Church leaders probably encouraged anti-Semitism in their subjects because:

Question 23 23. Who is credited with the founding of Conservative Judaism?

Question 24 24. In the Late Middle Ages, which of the following was not something Jews were forced to wear to identify themselves?

Question 25 25. How did being God's chosen people impact the lives of the Hebrews?

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Question 26 26. How did monotheism gain popularity?

Question 27 27. Seder is a _____.

Question 28 28. Why is Judaism a monotheistic religion?

Question 29 29. How would an established monotheist interpret the story of Hippolytus?

Question 30 30. Which of the following was not something Jews in the Middle Ages had to fear?

World Religion: Judaism Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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