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. Leaven is also known as
Question 2. The counting of the Omer forms a connection between Passover and what holiday
Question 3. The song Had Gadya is about
The Ten Commandments
Question 4. 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 5. 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 6. 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 7. True or False: Hag ha-Aviv, or "the Spring Festival," is another name for Passover.
Question 8. How many times is Moses mentioned in the Haggadah?
Question 9. 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 10. The word seder means
Really long meal