Hanukkah Quiz

How much do you know about the Festival of Lights?

Though initially a minor holiday, Hanukkah has become one of the paradigmatic Jewish holidays. Hanukkah commemorates the victory of the Jews over the Syrian Greeks in 164 BCE, and is celebrated numerous ways.


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How much do you know about Hanukkah?

Question 1 of 10
Hanukkah is also known as...
Question 2 of 10
The famous Hanukkah song written by "Peter, Paul, and Mary" is called
Question 3 of 10
In the apocryphal story of Judith and Holofernes, Judith feeds the king cheese and wine so that she can...
Question 4 of 10
When lighting Hanukkah candles one should
Question 5 of 10
In the late 19th century, some Jews incorporated which Christmas-time celebrations in to their lives.
Question 6 of 10
It has become customary for the Hanukkah menorah to have place for nine flames. Why is there a ninth candle, called the shamash?
Question 7 of 10
How many blessings are said when lighting Hanukkah candles? (other than the first night)
Question 8 of 10
When was the Hanukkah song Ma'oz Tsur written?
Question 9 of 10
According to the Talmud one should give how many gifts on Hanukkah?
Question 10 of 10
Hanukkah is one of the Jewish holidays not mentioned in the Bible.

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