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
Which of these is NOT a way for a bar/bat mitzvah party to be more socially responsible?
Question 2 of 10
What is the traditional blessing for a father to recite at his son's bar mitzvah?
Question 3 of 10
True or false: Converted children are not allowed to read from the Torah.
Question 4 of 10
Which famous rabbi introduced the ceremony of confirmation to Jewish America?
Question 5 of 10
When do many traditional Jews mark a child's reaching the age of majority?
Question 6 of 10
True or false: Humanistic Judaism has its own bar and bat mitzvah rituals.
Question 7 of 10
The Hebrew term for being called up to the Torah is
Question 8 of 10
Which of these is a pre-bar/bat mitzvah child allowed to do?
Question 9 of 10
The confirmation ceremony commonly takes place on what Jewish holiday?
Question 10 of 10
Is a bar or bat mitzvah ceremony required for every Jewish child?