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

 

Question 2. On Purim it is customary to drink
 Milk
 Orange juice
 Grape juice
 Alcohol

 

Question 3. 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 4. Which of the following is NOT a traditional Purim food?
 Meat Kreplach
 Apple Cake
 Fassouyeh bChuderah
 Savory hamantaschen

 

Question 5. Which of the following is a traditional Purim food?
 Hamantaschen
 Latkes
 Matzah
 Blintzes