Modern Holidays Quiz


Contemporary Jews observe holidays that commemorate events in recent Jewish history such as the Holocaust and the creation of the State of Israel. How much do you know about modern Jewish holidays?

    Question 1 of 7:

    In Israel, how does the transition from Yom Hazikaron to Yom Ha'atzmaut take place?

     At a ceremony on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem, where the flag is raised from half mast to the top of the flagpole
     At a torch-lighting ceremony at the Knesset
     At a huge daytime parade with music and speeches
     With the ceremony that grants the "Israel Prize," recognizing individual Israelis for their unique contribution to the country's culture, science, arts, and the humanities