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. True or False: Ritual hand washing takes place at the seder twice.
Question 2. What is Maimouna?
A special kind of matzah for people who are allergic to gluten
A celebration that takes place the night and day after Passover ends
The name given to the person who recites the four questions at the seder
A city in Egypt where the Jews stopped on their way to the Red Sea
Question 3. Passover celebrates
God leading the Israelites out from slavery in Egypt to freedom
God giving the Israelites the Torah in the desert
The finishing of the Torah and starting it over
The building of the Temple
Question 4. What is the name for matzah that has been made from wheat that has been watched from the time of harvesting until the final baking to ensure that no water, heat, or other natural processes cause it to begin fermentation?
Question 5. Which step of the seder includes the retelling of the story of the Exodus?
Question 6. In biblical times, the main ritual for celebrating Passover focused on
Eating matzah and bitter herbs
The paschal offering
The reading of the Haggadah
Finding the afikomen
Question 7. Many contemporary Jews add additional items to the seder plate to symbolize struggles for liberation. What is a common new item the celebrates women?
Question 8. The book used to tell the story of Passover is called
Question 9. How many sons are there in the Haggadah
Question 10. Matzah must be made in how many minutes or less?