Shabbat Quiz

Though many activities are forbidden on Shabbat–from writing to playing instruments–Shabbat is seen as a great gift from God to the Jewish people, and is celebrated with special songs, meals, and prayers. How much do you know about Shabbat?

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Qustion 1. Tisha B'av is preceded and followed by special Shabbatot known as:

Hazon and Nahamu HaHodesh and Hagadol Shira and Shekalim Zakhor and Parah

Qustion 2. Which ceremony marks Shabbat's departure?

Musaf Maariv Havdalah Hallel

Qustion 3. The blessing for male children invokes the biblical characters of

Abraham and Jacob Moses and Aaron Joshua and Caleb Ephraim and Menashe Sarah and Rachel

Qustion 4. True or False: Shabbat services are generally longer than weekday services.

True False

Qustion 5. What are zemirot?

Songs to be sung at Shabbat meals The term for the three Shabbat blessings over wine, bread, and candles Special kippot worn on Shabbat Snacks customarily served after Shabbat services on Friday night

Qustion 6. What is the blessing over the challah called?

Kiddush Sheheheyanu Lehadlik ner shel Shabbat Hamotzi

Qustion 7. What is the proper order of the blessings in the Havdalah ceremony?

Spices, Candle, Wine Wine, Spices, Candle Candle, Wine, Challah Spices, Wine, Candle Matzah, Wine, Karpas

Qustion 8. Which Torah service on Shabbat offers a taste of the next week's Torah portion?

Shaharit Minhah Maariv Havdalah

Qustion 9. What is the meaning of the word Kiddush?

Wine Gratification Sanctification Blessing

Qustion 10. The blessing over the candles is the exact same for Shabbat as it is for all other holidays.

True False
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