Minor Fasts Quiz


The four minor fasts on the Jewish calendar commemorate tragedies in Jewish history such as the murder of Gedaliah, the Jewish governor of Judah, and the breach of the walls around Jerusalem in 70 CE. How much do you know about these days?

    Question 1 of 7:

    Minor fasts last from...

     Sunset the evening before to the following sunset
     Sunrise to sunset
     From 9 am to 5 pm
     From Shema during Shaharit to Shema during Maariv
     Sunrise to sunrise the next day