History / Holocaust Terms and Terminology

Random History or definition Quiz

Can you name the term each definition is defining?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Score 0/20 Timer 06:00
a group of people known for traveling, who traditionally live by seasonal work, semi-legal trade, and fortune telling
information used with the intent to mislead or misinform.
hostility or prejudice against people of Jewish faith
a youth group for German kids, used to promote Nazism and the Aryan ideal
a refusal to buy products or goods as an act of protest.
comparing someone to a non-human in order to deprive them of human qualities (ex. comparing women to female dogs; comparing Jewish people to rats)
a mass meeting of people supporting the same cause.
forced departure from home because of war, persecution, or natural forces
the religion of Jewish people
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority. Originally used to describe place where Jews were segregated from larger community.
destruction or slaughter on a mass scale (ex. 2008 Tsunami, Haiti earthquake)
the mass murder of Jews and other 'undesirables' by the German Nazi regime in the 1930s and 1940s.
the organized massacre of Jews
a place where large numbers of people are deliberately imprisoned, usually for forced labor or execution. (ex. Auschwitz, Dachau)
laws passed in 1935 that took away citizenship and rights of German Jews
a Middle-Eastern territory thought to be the original homeland of the Jews
extreme patriotic feelings, creating a sense of superiority over other nations (ex. us > everyone else)
a building where a Jewish congregation comes together for religious worship.
a person who is white, and not of Jewish or other descent.
a movement towards reestablishment of a Jewish homeland in the area of Palestine, which is now Israel

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.