Rosh Hashanah QuizRosh Hashanah is a time when Jews reflect on their actions and try to make amends with each other and God, and it is also the Jewish New Year. How much do you know about Rosh Hashanah?
Question 1. The main ingredients of tzimmes, a popular Rosh Hashanah side dish, are
Heads of lettuce
Question 2. Where is the tem "Rosh Hashanah" referenced by name in the Bible?
At the beginning of Creation.
In the Book of Ezekiel.
When Moses writes down the Torah.
In the instructions for sacrifices.
Question 3. The blast of the shofar called the tekiah consists of:
A single, long blast
Three shorter blasts
Nine staccato blasts
An extra long, single blast
Question 4. How many extra blessings are added to the Musaf Amidah on Rosh Hashanah?
Question 5. Apples and/or challah are traditionally dipped in honey to symbolize
The hope for a sweet new year
Manís eternal sweet tooth
The sweetness of the feeling forgiveness for oneís sins
The hope for peace one day in the future
Question 6. Which part of the Torah is read on Rosh Hashanah?
The first Rosh Hashanah service in the desert.
The Israelites fleeing from Egypt.
The relationship between Abraham and Isaac.
The creation of the World.
Question 7. According to the Talmud, on which day of Creation does Rosh Hashanah occur?
The first day.
The sixth day.
The seventh day.
We do not know.