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. How many walls must a sukkah have?
At least 2.
At least 3.
At least 4.
At least 2 1/2.
Question 2. Sukkot is sometimes called z'man simhatenu. What does this mean?
The harvest festival
The season of rain
The season of our joy
To dwell in the sukkah
Question 3. Which is NOT a basic requirement of a sukkah?
It must have at least three walls
The walls must be solid, so that anything outside of the sukkah cannot be seen
It must be constructed from materials that can withstand an average wind
The roof must be covered with a product of the earth that is no longer attached to the earth
Question 4. Sukkot is often referred to as hag haasif, which means
Festival of first fruits
Festival of the harvest
Festival of weeks
Time of the reception of Torah
Cessation or solemn assembly
Question 5. The seventh day of Sukkot is known as
Question 6. A sukkah may be built underneath
The branches of a tree
A balcony overhang
Question 7. True or false: It is a requirement to decorate the sukkah immediately after it is built.