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Purim Food Quiz

Food is a very important part of celebrating Purim. Test your knowledge of Purim foods and food customs with our quiz.

Question 1. Which of the following is NOT a traditional Purim food?
 Meat Kreplach
 Apple Cake
 Fassouyeh bChuderah
 Savory hamantaschen


Question 2. Which of the following is a traditional Purim food?


Question 3. On Purim it is customary to drink
 Orange juice
 Grape juice


Question 4. Chickpeas are a Purim food becuase
 Esther seduced Ahasuerus with her hummus
 Esther ate peas and beans in the harem
 Mordecai was a chickpea merchant
 The Jews of Shushan celebrated Haman's death with fried chickpeas


Question 5. According to tradition, when Esther was living in the king's palace she only ate
 Vegetarian food