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 earliest version of the Four Questions was preserved by
The Jerusalem Talmud
Question 3. The counting of the Omer lasts
Question 4. Which step of the seder includes the retelling of the story of the Exodus?
Question 5. On the first day of Passover we say a special prayer asking for
Sustenance in the year to come
Abundant bread in the year to come
The messiah to come and end Passover
Dew to fall in Israel over the dry summer months
Question 6. 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 7. Which is NOT part of the seder plate?
A cup of wine
Question 8. Which of the following is not one of 10 plagues
Death of the Firstborn
Question 9. True or False: Hag ha-Aviv, or "the Spring Festival," is another name for Passover.
Question 10. 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