Tisha B'Av QuizThe fast day Tisha B'Av commemorates the destruction of the Temples in Jerusalem and many other tragedies throughout Jewish history. How much do you know about Tisha B'Av?
Question 1. What does the beginning of the Three Weeks mark?
The final siege of Jerusalem that led to the Second Temple’s destruction
The final siege of Jerusalem that led to the First Temple’s destruction
The time that people must beginning cleaning their houses for Passover
Each week commemorates one of the pilgrimage festivals
Question 2. On Tisha B'Av, these are worn at minhah
Tallit and tefillin
Question 3. On Tisha B’Av, people
Refraining from washing
Refraining from sexual relations
Refraining from wearing leather
All of the above
Question 4. True or false: Some Jews believe that a need for Tisha B'Av no longer exists.
Question 5. True or False: Torah study is not permitted on Tisha B'Av.
Question 6. Which European leaders expelled the Jews from their country in 1492?
King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella
King Charles II
None of the above.
Question 7. What is special name for the Shabbat immediately before Tisha B’Av?