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. On which holiday do we read Ecclesiastes?
 Shabbat
 Sukkot
 Simchat Torah
 Yom Kippur

 

Question 3. 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 4. In which Hebrew month do the High Holidays fall?
 Av
 Cheshvan
 Nissan
 Tishrei

 

Question 5. Ushpizin are the guests we invite into our Sukkah. Who’s the first guest?
 Moses
 Aaron
 Abraham
 Isaac