Sukkot QuizSukkot is when the sukkah, the non-permanent outdoor hut, is built. Sukkot was also once a holiday of agricultural thanksgiving, and this is celebrated with the holiday's other ritual items: the lulav and etrog. How much do you know about Sukkot?
Question 1. Which is not a pilgrimage festival?
Question 2. What is a pittam?
A piece of the stem protruding from the end of the etrog
The sharp point of the top of the lulav
A black spot on an etrog
The preferred length of the willow branch
Question 3. How many walls must a sukkah have?
At least 2.
At least 3.
At least 4.
At least 2 1/2.
Question 4. Many of the prayers recited on Sukkot revolve around asking God for which of these?
Question 5. Which is NOT one of the four species for Sukkot?
Question 6. For people without a sukkah at home, which of these is a potential option for eating in a sukkah?
A local synagogue.
A kosher restaurant.
All of the above.
None of the above.
Question 7. When is it customary to build a sukkah?
As soon as possible after the conclusion of Yom Kippur
One week after Yom Kippur
The third week of August
Immediately after Tzom Gedaliah