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


Question 3. What is the Hebrew date of Yom Kippur?
 9th of Elul
 10th of Tishrei
 12th of Nissan
 15th of Adar


Question 4. On which holiday do we read Ecclesiastes?
 Simchat Torah
 Yom Kippur


Question 5. The four species used on Sukkot are citron, palm, willow and