Passover QuizPassover celebrates the biblical exodus from Egypt, but its focus on freedom in general has earned it a special place on the Jewish calendar. More Jews participate in a seder than any other Jewish ritual.How much do you know about Passover history and rituals?
Question 1. The counting of the Omer lasts
Question 2. Which is the proper order of the beginning of the seder?
Kiddish, motzei matzah, urhatz, karpas
Kiddish, urhatz, karpas, yahatz
Yahatz, maggid, hallel, afikomen
Maggid, urhatz, karpas, hallel
Question 3. The bitter herbs on the seder plate are meant to symbolize
The reeds in the red sea
The heat of the desert sun
The bitterness of life as a slave
The tears of the slaves
Question 4. How many sons are there in the Haggadah
Question 5. Which is a Passover-related fast?
Question 6. True or False: Ritual hand washing takes place at the seder twice.
Question 7. True or False: Hag ha-Aviv, or "the Spring Festival," is another name for Passover.
Question 8. What do we do for the prophet Elijah at the seder?
Open the door for him and pour him a cup of wine
Ask him to bring needy families to join our seder
Bless him for taking care of baby boys at their brit milah
Leave a piece of matzah for him
Question 9. At the end of the seder it is customary to say:
Next Year in Jerusalem!
Forty-nine days to Shavuot!
See you next year!
Question 10. Which of the following is not one of the four sons mentioned in the Haggadah?
The stupid child
The wise child
The wicked child
The child who cannot ask questions