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Jewish Ritual Objects

From a Torah to a seder plate, apples and honey to a mezuzah, Jewish life is full of ritual objects that help us perform mitzvot (commandments) and live Jewish lives. How much do you know about Jewish ritual objects?



Question 1. For which holiday do people build a physical structure outside the home?
 Hanukkah
 Shavuot
 Tisha B'Av
 Sukkot

 

Question 2. What is the object used to read from the Torah?
 Rosh
 Yad
 Regel
 Tam

 

Question 3. Which is NOT one of the objects on the seder place?
 Hamantaschen
 Haroset
 Bitter Herbs
 Shank Bone

 

Question 4. How many tefillin are in a set?
 1
 2
 3
 4

 

Question 5. Matzah must be made from start to finish in how many minutes?
 10
 12
 18
 36

 

Question 6. The greenery used for the roof of a sukkah is called
 Skhakh
 Gag
 Degel
 Orlah

 

Question 7. What goes inside a tzedakah box?
 Food
 Clothing
 Money
 Advice

 

Question 8. What is the name of the white garment worn by some on the High Holidays?
 Tefillin
 Kittel
 Parochet
 Ger

 

Question 9. Which of the following is used in bedikat hametz?
 Feather
 Spices
 Matzah
 Siddur

 

Question 10. What is the name for the chair that a baby is placed on during a brit milah ceremony?
 Moses's chair
 Aaron's chair
 David's chair
 Elijah's chair