Purim QuizPurim is the most carnivalesque Jewish holiday. It is a day when norms are subverted and reversed to commemorate the reversal of fortune recorded in the Book of Esther. How much do you know about Purim?
Question 1. Who is not mentioned in the Book of Esther
Question 2. According to tradition Esther and Mordecai are buried in:
Question 3. True or False: During Megillah reading, it is customary for the congregation to drown out the name of Ahasuerus by making noise.
Question 4. What was the name of the King of Persia in the Purim story?
King Antiochus IV
Question 5. The Shabbat before Purim is called
Question 6. Shushan Purim is
Another name for the regular Purim holiday
A line dance done after the Megillah reading
An extra day of Purim observed by cities that have been walled since the days of Joshua
The city where the first Megillah was written
Question 7. In a leap year, what is the additional month in the Jewish calendar called?