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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. How many wicks must a havdalah candle have?
 More than one
 At least three
 Four
 Seven

 

Question 2. Which of these objects is meant to be affixed on the doorways of one's home?
 Pushke
 Mezuzah
 Terumah
 Haggadah

 

Question 3. Which of the following is NOT a blast of the shofar?
 Tekiah
 Shamashim
 Shevarim
 Teruah

 

Question 4. The greenery used for the roof of a sukkah is called
 Skhakh
 Gag
 Degel
 Orlah

 

Question 5. According to the haggadah, what is the bread of affliction?
 Tam-Tams
 Matzah
 Challah
 Bitter Herbs

 

Question 6. Which of the following is used in bedikat hametz?
 Feather
 Spices
 Matzah
 Siddur

 

Question 7. What is the Hebrew word for phylactories?
 Tefillin
 Sheytl
 Etrog
 Nevi'im

 

Question 8. What goes inside a tzedakah box?
 Food
 Clothing
 Money
 Advice

 

Question 9. How many candles are lit on the last day of Hanukkah?
 five
 six
 eight
 nine

 

Question 10. Tzitzit are meant to be tied on
 The top of all square garments
 The corners of garments
 The back of shirts
 The sides of pants