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The Mom Quiz

Mama, Mommy, Ima, or Mom--whatever you call her, how much do you know about mothers, and the way they are celebrated today?



Question 1. In Israel, Mother's Day is set on the 30th of Shevat on the Jewish calendar, which is the same day:
 Golda Meir took office.
 The poet Rachel was born.
 Henriette Szold died.
 Sarah gave birth, in the bible.

 

Question 2. Over the past decade, the number of single Jewish women opting to become mothers has:
 Increased
 Decreased
 Stayed the same

 

Question 3. Which of the following is the correct punctuation?
 Mothers Day
 Mother's Day
 Mothers' Day
 "Mothers" Day

 

Question 4. True or false: Anna Jarvis, the woman who founded Mother's Day in America, never had any children.
 True
 False

 

Question 5. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, what percentage of mothers in the U.S. worked full-time in 2009?
 12 %
 24%
 48%
 63%