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. The edict of King Edward I that forced Jews to leave England, was enacted in
Question 2. In the three-week period before Tisha B’Av, which of these activities do traditional Jews refrain from?
Hosting or attending celebrations, such as weddings
Listening to music
Shaving and getting haircuts
All of the above
Question 3. In what year were Jews expelled from Spain, one of the Jewish tragedies marked in Tisha B’av?
Question 4. Which Byzantine emperor allowed Jews to pray at the Western Wall on Tisha B'av
Question 5. True or False: Torah study is not permitted on Tisha B'Av.
Question 6. What was the Western Wall originally the wall of?
The First Temple
The Second Temple
The Old City of Jerusalem
Question 7. Tisha B'Av never occurs
In the Southern Hemisphere