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Crypto-Judaism: Quiz


Question 1: Some scholars believe that many Italian American descendants from Sicily and ________ have Crypto-Jewish roots.

Question 2: As recent as the 1920s, several families preserved seven-branched candle sticks and served dishes cooked with reminiscing ________ practices[22].
KashrutJudaismHasidic JudaismHalakha

Question 3: The term "xueta" literally translates to "pig" in Catalan, similar to the old Spanish (Castilian) term and ________, both of the same meaning.
MarranoJewsSpanish and Portuguese JewsSephardi Jews

Question 4: Several Xuetes are reported to have "reconverted" to ________.

Question 5: Chichimec, ________ and other tribes were resistant to Christianization and "settling".
New MexicoApachePhoenix, ArizonaArizona

Question 6: During this time, the administration initiated the ________ to ensure the Catholic orthodoxy of all migrants into Mexico.
Dominican OrderPope Alexander VIMexican InquisitionSpanish Inquisition

Question 7: Some scholars of ________ believe that Miguel de Cervantes may have been a crypto-Jew or of crypto-Jewish descent.
Jewish studiesTorah Umesorah – National Society for Hebrew Day SchoolsRabbinical AssemblyYeshiva

Question 8: This article incorporates text from the 1901–1906 Jewish Encyclopedia, a publication now in the ________.
Public domainIntellectual propertyCopyright infringementCopyright

Question 9: The Xueta are a minority on the Balearic island of ________ (Mallorca) who are descended almost entirely from crypto-Jews, forced to convert in 1391.
Palma, MajorcaIbizaMinorcaMajorca

Question 10: ________ was the son of Iberian conversos but was not himself a crypto-Jew.
Immanuel KantBaruch SpinozaRené DescartesMonism


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