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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


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


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


Question 5. Which of the following is not one of 10 plagues
 Death of the Firstborn


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
 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


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