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. 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 2. 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 3. Which commandment must all people observe on Passover?
Eating matzah at the seder
Visiting the sick
Sitting in the sukkah
Question 4. True or False: Ritual hand washing takes place at the seder twice.
Question 5. 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 6. The counting of the Omer lasts
Question 7. A cup of wine is included for what prophet
Question 8. 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 9. 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 10. True or False: Hag ha-Aviv, or "the Spring Festival," is another name for Passover.