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Passover Quiz

Passover 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 book used to tell the story of Passover is called
 Siddur
 Mahzor
 Haggadah
 Tanakh

 

Question 2. What is Maot Hittin?
 Assisting the poor during Purim
 Money give to the poor to purchase wheat for making matzah
 A special kind of haroset made from pears
 An organization that collects clothes for the homeless

 

Question 3. How many sons are there in the Haggadah
 3
 9
 7
 4
 8

 

Question 4. Searching for leaven is also known as
 Spring cleaning
 Seder
 Bedikat Hametz
 Motzi
 Matzah

 

Question 5. Which of the following is not one of 10 plagues
 Blood
 Frogs
 Death of the Firstborn
 Dinosaurs
 Darkness

 

Question 6. The earliest version of the Four Questions was preserved by
 Christian Monks
 The Tannaim
 The Jerusalem Talmud
 Pirkei Avot

 

Question 7. Which is NOT part of the seder plate?
 Roasted bone
 Haroset
 A cup of wine
 Bitter herbs

 

Question 8. Which piece of matzah is used for the afikomen?
 The middle one
 The top one
 The bottom one
 The burnt one
 The triangle one

 

Question 9. Haroset is meant to look like
 Mortar
 Clay
 Garbage
 Glue

 

Question 10. True or False: Hag ha-Aviv, or "the Spring Festival," is another name for Passover.
 True
 False