Passover QuizPassover celebrates the biblical exodus from Egypt, but its focus on freedom in general has earned it a special place on the Jewish calendar. More Jews participate in a seder than any other Jewish ritual.How much do you know about Passover history and rituals?
Question 1. Matzah must be made in how many minutes or less?
Question 2. What is the name for matzah that has been made from wheat that has been watched from the time of harvesting until the final baking to ensure that no water, heat, or other natural processes cause it to begin fermentation?
Question 3. On the intermediate Shabbat of Pesach, it is customary to read which of the five megillot?
Song of Songs
Question 4. True or False: Ritual hand washing takes place at the seder twice.
Question 5. On the first day of Passover we say a special prayer asking for
Sustenance in the year to come
Abundant bread in the year to come
The messiah to come and end Passover
Dew to fall in Israel over the dry summer months
Question 6. What do we do for the prophet Elijah at the seder?
Open the door for him and pour him a cup of wine
Ask him to bring needy families to join our seder
Bless him for taking care of baby boys at their brit milah
Leave a piece of matzah for him
Question 7. What service is recited on the last day of Passover?
Question 8. In biblical times, the main ritual for celebrating Passover focused on
Eating matzah and bitter herbs
The paschal offering
The reading of the Haggadah
Finding the afikomen
Question 9. Which of the following is not one of 10 plagues
Death of the Firstborn
Question 10. The bitter herbs on the seder plate are meant to symbolize
The reeds in the red sea
The heat of the desert sun
The bitterness of life as a slave
The tears of the slaves