Tisha B'Av QuizThe fast day Tisha B'Av commemorates the destruction of the Temples in Jerusalem and many other tragedies throughout Jewish history. How much do you know about Tisha B'Av?
Question 1. At the meal immediately after Tisha B’Av, what two items are traditionally not consumed?
Wine and meat
Dairy and liquor
Challah and wine
Fish and meat
Question 2. What is a kinah?
A mournful prayer
One of the elegies written by the Spanish philosopher Judah HaLevi
Retellings and remembrances for destroyed Jewish communities
All of the above.
None of the above.
Question 3. On Tisha B'Av, these are worn at minhah
Tallit and tefillin
Question 4. The Kotel is also known as the
Question 5. Which king was responsible for the destruction of the First Temple?
Question 6. Who composed the Book of Lamentations?
Question 7. How many Jews died in the war for independence against the Romans?
Less than ten
Over one million