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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
 Blood
 Frogs
 Death of the Firstborn
 Dinosaurs
 Darkness

 

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
 Siddur
 Mahzor
 Haggadah
 Tanakh

 

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

 

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

 

Question 8. The word seder means
 Really long meal
 Freedom
 Exodus
 Story
 Order

 

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?
 75
 36
 18
 10