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. How many extra blessings are added to the Musaf Amidah on Rosh Hashanah?
Question 2. The Hebrew month before Rosh Hashanah has special prayers and moments that help us prepare for the holiday. This month is called
Question 3. Which came first chronologically, the commandment to observe Rosh Hashanah or the commandment to observe Rosh Chodesh?
Both commandments appear in the Torah simultaneously.
Question 4. Which of these is not one of the blasts of the shofar?
Question 5. The season of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are often called
The High Holidays
The Very Serious Holidays
The Pilgrimage Holidays
The Seasonal Holidays
Question 6. The Rosh Hashanah holiday celebration begins with
The lighting of the candles
Blowing the shofar
The appearance of the first star in the sky
The blessing over the challah
Question 7. The only reference in the Bible to a "Rosh Hashanah" appears in the sixth century BCE book of Ezekiel in a context that refers not to a specific holiday, but to a season of the year.