Njjn Super Sunday News Quiz

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News Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Arab League stepped up sanctions against which country over its violent suppression of a popular revolt?
    • A. 

      Bahrain

    • B. 

      Egypt

    • C. 

      Syria

  • 2. 
    Sheldon and Miriam Adelson are contributing an additional $5 million to what organization that sends young people on trips to Israel?
    • A. 

      Birthright

    • B. 

      New Israel Fund

    • C. 

      Lufthansa

  • 3. 
    Miriam Rosenbaum of Riverdale, NY recently became the first Orthodox Jewish woman to do what?
    • A. 

      Receive a Rhodes Scholarship

    • B. 

      Work on the International Space Station

    • C. 

      Climb Mount Everest

  • 4. 
    In a Rutgers-Eagleton poll released last week, 98 percent of New Jersey Jews agree on what?
    • A. 

      That President Obama should visit Israel

    • B. 

      That marijuana should be made available for medical use by prescription

    • C. 

      That the Giants should make the playoffs

  • 5. 
    Orthodox Jews in Lakewood ruffled feathers recently by doing what?
    • A. 

      Asking school bus drivers to work on Thanksgiving

    • B. 

      Banning the sale of non-kosher food in the entire borough

    • C. 

      Changing the name of Lakewood to “Kiryat Agam”

  • 6. 
    Israel’s Chief Ashkenazi rabbi recently approved the importation of what?
    • A. 

      Kosher trout that tastes like crab

    • B. 

      Kosher duck that taste like pork

    • C. 

      Kosher Spam

  • 7. 
    Which Jewish member of Congress announced he wouldn’t be seeking another term?
    • A. 

      Joseph Leiberman

    • B. 

      Barney Frank

    • C. 

      Frank Lautenberg

  • 8. 
    Who is Avigdor Lieberman?
    • A. 

      The national director of the Anti-Defamation League

    • B. 

      Israel’s Minister of Foreign Affairs

    • C. 

      Jon Stewart (that’s his real name)

  • 9. 
    The National League recently named as its 2011 MVP the second Jew to win the honor in 48 years. What is his name?
    • A. 

      Kevin Youkilis

    • B. 

      Ryan Braun

    • C. 

      Ian Kinsler

  • 10. 
    President Obama said Wednesday that he had done more of this than any other president. More of what?
    • A. 

      Celebrating Jewish holidays at the White House

    • B. 

      Apologizing to Jewish groups

    • C. 

      Helping Israel