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


Question 2. Which of the following is not one of the four sons mentioned in the Haggadah?
 The stupid child
 The wise child
 The wicked child
 The child who cannot ask questions


Question 3. Which is the proper order of the beginning of the seder?
 Kiddish, motzei matzah, urhatz, karpas
 Kiddish, urhatz, karpas, yahatz
 Yahatz, maggid, hallel, afikomen
 Maggid, urhatz, karpas, hallel


Question 4. 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 5. The book used to tell the story of Passover is called


Question 6. Which is NOT part of the seder plate?
 Roasted bone
 A cup of wine
 Bitter herbs


Question 7. The counting of the Omer forms a connection between Passover and what holiday
 Tisha B'av


Question 8. The word seder means
 Really long meal


Question 9. The middle days of Passover are called
 Aseret yemei teshuva
 Hanukat Habayit
 Hol Hamoed
 Yom Haatzmaut


Question 10. Matzah must be made in how many minutes or less?