Hanukkah Quiz

Though initially a minor holiday, Hanukkah has become one of the paradigmatic Jewish holidays. Hanukkah commemorates the victory of the Jews over the Syrian Greeks in 164 BCE, and is celebrated numerous ways. How much do you know about Hanukkah?

    Question 1 of 10:

    Who was the first-century Jewish historian wrote his account of the origins of the holiday who wrote about the events of Hanukkah?

     Flavius Josephus
     Rabbi Akiva



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