Bar/Bat Mitzvah Quiz

Traditionally, being a bar/bat mitzvah meant that one was obligated to fulfill the mitzvot, or commandments. Today, boys and girls may mark this event by leading services, reading from the Torah, or doing community service projects. How much do you know about Bar/Bat Mitzvahs?

    Question 1 of 10:

    When do many traditional Jews mark a child's reaching the age of majority?

     In the summer, when there is good traveling weather for family and friends
     The Shabbat immediately following the child's birthday
     The day of the child’s birthday
     After the child fasts for the first time on Yom Kippur