Weddings QuizWhen planning a Jewish wedding, there are laws and traditions concerning everything from the engagement, to the procession, to the week after the wedding. How much do you know about Jewish weddings?
Question 1. What is the name of the circle dance that is traditionally performed at Jewish wedding parties?
Question 2. What is a ketubah?
A prayer shawl
A marriage contract
A seclusion room
Question 3. Agunot are women whose husbands
Refuse to give them a bill of divorce
Left them for another woman
Cheated on them
Died and left them as widows
Question 4. What is a halakhic prenuptial agreement?
A document that aims to prevent women from becoming agunot
An agreement that the bride gets to keep all the personal property she brought into a marriage
An agreement that the groom gets to keep all the personal property he brought into a marriage
Question 5. True or false: A rabbi is required to perform a marriage ceremony.
Question 6. Because the wedding feast is considered a festive meal with religious significance, it has the status of
Question 7. If the groom does not have a ring for his bride, he is allowed to provide her with what?
A new hat
A kiss on her hand
A detailed deed
Question 8. Guests at a Jewish wedding should be sure to
Cover their arms, legs, and faces
Fast on the day of the wedding
Arrive at least an hour early to get a good seat
Wish the couple "Mazal tov!"
Question 9. True or false: A beit din, or Jewish court, is able to order a man to give a get to his wife.
Question 10. Which of these acts is NOT involved when entering a mikveh?
treading for 2 minutes
immersing yourself 2-3 times
saying one blessing