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Question 1: [101] Where the Third Reich conquered new territory in eastern Europe, specialized units called ________ murdered Jews and political opponents in mass shootings.
Karl Eberhard SchöngarthEinsatzgruppenReinhard HeydrichSchutzstaffel

Question 2: The first of the two ancient eras spanned from 1350 to 586 BCE, and encompassed the periods of the Judges, the ________, and the Divided Monarchy of the Kingdoms of Israel and Judah, ending with the destruction of the First Temple.
History of ancient Israel and JudahIsraelitesHasmoneanKingdom of Israel (united monarchy)

Question 3: What does the following picture show?

  Jewish refugees in China in the Shanghai Ghetto during World War II. Shanghai offered unconditional asylum for tens of thousands of Jewish refugees from Europe escaping the Holocaust.[136]
  In this Rosh Hashana greeting card from the early 1900s, Russian Jews, packs in hand, gaze at the American relatives beckoning them to the United States. Over two million Jews would flee the pogroms of the Russian Empire to the safety of the US from 1881–1924.[95]
  Jewish refugees in China in the Shanghai Ghetto during World War II. Shanghai offered unconditional asylum for tens of thousands of Jewish refugees from Europe escaping the Holocaust.[136]
  Etching of the expulsion of the Jews from Frankfurt on August 23, 1614. The text says: "1380 persons old and young were counted at the exit of the gate"

Question 4: The Children of Israel experienced the Exodus (meaning "departure" or "exit" in Greek) from ancient Egypt, as recorded in the ________.
Book of DeuteronomyBook of ExodusBook of NumbersBook of Leviticus

Question 5: [37] For centuries, Jews worldwide have spoken the local or dominant languages of the regions they migrated to, often developing distinctive ________ forms or branching off as independent languages.
DialectDialect continuumGerman languageEnglish language

Question 6: The ________ for example, are a heterogeneous collection of North African, Central Asian, Caucasian, and Middle Eastern Jewish communities that are often as unrelated to each other as they are to any of the earlier mentioned Jewish groups.
JewsJewish ethnic divisionsSephardi JewsMizrahi Jews

Question 7: The Kingdom of Judah was exiled by Babylonia,[111] then returned to Judea by Cyrus the Great of the Persian ________,[112] and then many were exiled again by the Roman Empire.
MedesAlexander the GreatSassanid EmpireAchaemenid Empire

Question 8: [39] While ________ tests have demonstrated inter-marriage in all of the various Jewish ethnic divisions over the last 3,000 years, it was substantially less than in other populations.
RNAProteinDNAGene

Question 9: For example, the Israel Central Bureau of Statistics estimates the number of ________ to be 5.6 million and the U.S. Census Bureau estimates the American Jewish population to be as many as 6.4 million.
Israeli JewsMizrahi JewsIsraelisAshkenazi Jews

Question 10: The expelled Jews fled mainly to the Ottoman Empire, the Netherlands, and ________, others migrating to Southern Europe and the Middle East.
AsiaMediterranean SeaNorth AfricaMaghreb
















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