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. Which commandment must all people observe on Passover?
Eating matzah at the seder
Visiting the sick
Sitting in the sukkah
Question 2. Passover celebrates
God leading the Israelites out from slavery in Egypt to freedom
God giving the Israelites the Torah in the desert
The finishing of the Torah and starting it over
The building of the Temple
Question 3. Which piece of matzah is used for the afikomen?
The middle one
The top one
The bottom one
The burnt one
The triangle one
Question 4. Leaven is also known as
Question 5. What are the three pilgrimage festivals from the time of the Temple?
Passover, Shavuot, and Tu Bishvat
Rosh Hashannah, Yom Kippur, and Sukkot
Passover, Shavuot, and Sukkot
Simchat Torah, Purim, and Hanukkah
Question 6. True or False: Hag ha-Aviv, or "the Spring Festival," is another name for Passover.
Question 7. Which of the following generally are not considered kitniyot
Question 8. Searching for leaven is also known as
Question 9. At the end of the seder it is customary to say:
Next Year in Jerusalem!
Forty-nine days to Shavuot!
See you next year!
Question 10. Many contemporary Jews add additional items to the seder plate to symbolize struggles for liberation. What is a common new item the celebrates women?