My Jewish Learning

Jewish Fall Holidays

For Jews, holiday season falls out in autumn. How much do you know about the Jewish fall holidays?

Question 1. What is a term for the days between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur?
 The Ten Days of Repentance
 The Omer
 The Week of Prayer
 The Intermediate Days


Question 2. In Israel, which two holidays are combined into the same day?
 Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
 Yom Kippur and Simchat Torah
 Shmini Atzeret and Rosh Hashanah
 Simhat Torah and Shmini Atzeret


Question 3. The four species used on Sukkot are citron, palm, willow and


Question 4. Ushpizin are the guests we invite into our Sukkah. Who’s the first guest?


Question 5. What is the Hebrew date of Yom Kippur?
 9th of Elul
 10th of Tishrei
 12th of Nissan
 15th of Adar