Jewish holidays are mainly in commemoration of important moments in Jewish history, from the exodus from Egypt to the founding of the State of Israel. These holidays are scheduled on the Jewish calendar, not the Gregorian calendar. Some Jews also celebrate secular and Christian holidays, to varying extents. How much do you know about holidays?

Question 1 of 10
Which holiday is NOT a pilgrimage holiday?
Question 2 of 10
In Israel, which holiday is celebrated for two days?
Question 3 of 10
Which is NOT a special service added on some holidays?
Question 4 of 10
What occasion does Tu Bishvat mark?
Question 5 of 10
Hanukkah is also known by which of these names?
Question 6 of 10
Which secular holiday has Jewish roots, since the celebration was modeled after the ancient Israelites' fall harvest festival of Sukkot?
Question 7 of 10
What does Simchat Torah mean?
Question 8 of 10
The major commemoration of Tisha B’Av is for what?
Question 9 of 10
What is Yom Hashoah?
Question 10 of 10
True or false: In Western Europe in the 18th and 19th centuries, holiday symbols--such as the Christmas tree--signified secular inclusion in society for the Jewish elite.

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