Bar/Bat Mitzvah Quiz

How much do you know about this coming-of-age ceremony?

Traditionally, being a bar/bat mitzvah meant that one was obligated to fulfill the mitzvot, or commandments. Today, boys and girls may mark this event by leading services, reading from the Torah, or doing community service projects.

Question 1 of 10
What is the traditional blessing for a father to recite at his son's bar mitzvah?
Question 2 of 10
Which one of these statements is NOT true: The bat/bar mitzvah celebration marks the time when children are
Question 3 of 10
What is the minimum age for a girl to have a bat mitzvah?
Question 4 of 10
True or false: Humanistic Judaism has its own bar and bat mitzvah rituals.
Question 5 of 10
True or false: Converted children are not allowed to read from the Torah.
Question 6 of 10
True or false: In Moroccan communities, the emphasis of the bar mitzvah is more about laying tefillin, and less about being called up to the Torah.
Question 7 of 10
Which TV show featured an episode where a character felt "incomplete" because he'd never had a bar mitzvah?
Question 8 of 10
Who had the first known public celebration of a bat mitzvah in the United States?
Question 9 of 10
Adult bar/bat mitzvahs have gained popularity in the last
Question 10 of 10
Which of these is a bat mitzvah tradition among Chabad-Lubavitch families?

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