Weddings Quiz


When planning a Jewish wedding, there are laws and traditions concerning everything from the engagement, to the procession, to the week after the wedding. How much do you know about Jewish weddings?

Question 1 of :

Qustion 1. If the groom does not have a ring for his bride, he is allowed to provide her with what?

A new hat A handshake A kiss on her hand A detailed deed

Qustion 2. What is a halakhic prenuptial agreement?

A document that aims to prevent women from becoming agunot An agreement that the bride gets to keep all the personal property she brought into a marriage An agreement that the groom gets to keep all the personal property he brought into a marriage A get

Qustion 3. True or false: A rabbi is required to perform a marriage ceremony.

True Fal

Qustion 4. True or false: A beit din, or Jewish court, is able to order a man to give a get to his wife.

True False

Qustion 5. Which of these ceremonies literally means "conditions" and is traditionally what set the financial and logistical details for a wedding?

Erusin Tenaim Nissuin Mikveh

Qustion 6. Which is these is NOT one of the steps in the Jewish marriage ceremony?

Bedeken Mohar Erusin Nissuin

Qustion 7. According to Jewish law, how many witnesses are required to sign the ketubah, or wedding contract?

1 2 3 4

Qustion 8. Following the grace after meal at the wedding party, how many extra blessings are read?

1 3 5 7

Qustion 9. Which of these has been suggested to explain why a glass is broken at the end of a Jewish wedding ceremony?

It recalls those individuals who do not have the freedom to celebrate either religiously or publicly It commemorates the destruction of the Temple It is an act of noisemaking employed to chase away demons that might attack the couple All of the above

Qustion 10. What is a mikveh?

A ritual bath where brides immerse before their wedding A ritual bath where women immerse after they menstruate A ritual bath where converts immerse to become Jewish All of the above
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