Shabbat Quiz

Though many activities are forbidden on Shabbat--from writing to playing instruments--Shabbat is seen as a great gift from God to the Jewish people, and is celebrated with special songs, meals, and prayers. How much do you know about Shabbat?

    Question 1 of 7:

    According to traditional observance, which of these acts is halakhically permissible on Shabbat?

     Applying makeup
     Switching off an electric light
     Making a bouquet of flowers
     Taking a walk